Yetunde Ogunsey

Living the immigrant dream while working as a Lead Character Modeler on the smash-hit kids’ animated series Paw Patrol, meet Morena Protti

In this episode of the “Life as A Canadian Immigrant” series, Morena Protti goes into the details of her experience and journey so far. As a Lead Character Modeler on the hit children animation series, “Paw Patrol”, Morena is convinced that her hard work is a huge factor in her overall success. Please tell us …

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How Wilfrid Komaclo is building a marketplace for Black-Owned Businesses in Canada.

Today in the “Life As a Canadian Immigrant” series, we spoke to Wilfrid Komaclo, the Co-founder of Smarket4you; a marketplace for all Black-Owned Businesses in Canada. Immigrating to Canada is a result of his childhood dream which he had held on to for 12 years. In this episode, he states his challenges as an immigrant …

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Marina Esiri shares her experience in Canada so far and how she’s working towards the CPHR designation…

Today, in the “Life as a Canadian Immigrant” Series, we feature Marina Esiri who holds a B.Sc. in Microbiology from Ambrose Alli University in Nigeria and an Administrative Assistant diploma from Saskatoon Business college in Saskatoon. Currently working in HR, Marina states her curiosity to experience life in a system that works as one of …

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Temitope Balogun shares insights into becoming a Tech Lead in Canada in just 3 Years, his journey, and experience so far…

Today, in the “Life as a Canadian Immigrant” Series, we spoke to Temitope Balogun, also known as, “Teelng”. He talks about his experience of getting a job in Canada and how he was able to convince recruiters of his skills. Teelng has risen in his career to be a Tech Lead within just 3 years …

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How Tolu defied odds to switch from Fisheries to becoming a Senior Developer in one of Canada’s largest organizations.

Today, in the “Life as a Canadian Immigrant” Series, we featured Tolulope Ibiyode. He shares his story of how he defied all odds to switch from fisheries to becoming a Senior Developer in one of Canada’s largest organizations. He attributes his success to his passion and tenacity. Hello, please tell us a bit about yourself. …

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Meet Femi Shine…The Proud Bariga Boy making waves as a Robotic/Automation Technician in Toronto.

In this “Life as a Canadian Immigrant” Series, we spoke with Femi Shine who always  refers to himself as the ‘Proud Bariga Boy’. Having completed the compulsory one year National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), he decided to set his sights on migrating to Canada. He shares with us his experience and the journey leading up to him becoming a robotic/automation technician. Hello, tell us a bit about yourself My name is Femi Shine and Indigene of Ondo state Nigeria but born and raised in Lagos. I attended the first secondary school in Nigeria; CMS Grammar School and I bagged my BSc Computer Science from Ekiti State University in 2012, completed the compulsory one year National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) and decided to set my sights on migrating overseas in search of the golden fleece. I have been in Canada for 7yr, having arrived in the fall of 2013 to study Interactive digital media at Centennial College Story Arts Center.  How long have you been living in Canada, and how has the experience been so far? I have been in Canada for 7yrs, having  arrived in the fall of 2013 to study Interactive digital media at Centennial College Story Arts Centre. …

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