Jacqueline Cook

Commerce, University of Saskatchewan, 2012

Jacqueline is the cofounder and former owner of Thread Media, a production and interactive media company that showcases local community entertainment. She has represented Canada at the G8 and G20 Summits in Toronto, the APEC Summit in Japan as part of the Invest in Canada Bureau, and at the G20 Young Entrepreneur Summit in Nice, France. From 2010-2012, she worked for a group of junior resource companies, and was involved in the start-up phase of three successful firms in natural gas, light oil, and potash. Jacqueline is a founding director of Recess Guardians, and has been serving on the board of Care and Share Saskatoon for five years. She was the recipient of a 2011 YWCA Women of Distinction Award, and recently delivered a TEDx talk at the UofS on the “Intuition of Play” found in entrepreneurship. In her spare time, Jacqueline likes to travel and wakeboard at the lake.