Awards and Accolades
Top 3 Nominee - Top Young Entrepreneur Under 40
Brain Power's Founder & Director, Dr. Karine Rashkovsky, was selected as one of Vaughan's three Top Entrepreneurs Under 40 for 2018!
The award is presented to a business that has demonstrated a holistic, integrated approach to embedding sustainability principles throughout their own operations.
Nominee - 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2016, 2017
Brain Power's Founder and Director, Dr. Karine Rashkovsky, has been nominated several times by the Royal Bank of Canada’s Women Entrepreneur Awards.
Sam Gorman and Cora Usurelu Win 1st and 2nd Place!
Two of Brain Power's Public Speaking students won top places in the 2018 Speakers Idol competition (in Ontario)! This year's contestants were asked to reflect on Simon Wiesenthal's statement that "Freedom of speech is not freedom to propagate hatred."
Caroline Cui Wins 2nd Place!
In 2017, our Public Speaking student, Caroline Cui, placed second in the Speaker's Idol (provincial) competition! We are so proud of you, Caroline!
In 2016, Dr. Karine Rashkovsky, Founder and Director of Brain Power, was nominated for the Order of Vaughan. What an honour! Congratulations, Karine!
Most Votes - 2016
In 2016, Brain Power's Founder and Director, Dr. Karine Rashkovsky was nominated (and received the highest number of votes) for the Notable Social Entrepreneur of the Year Award (in Ontario).
Honours Award - Envirosculpt Competition 2014
Brain Power won an honours award in the Canada Green Building Council Envirosculpt Competition for our "Re-Think" Upcycle Brain Sculpture.
In 2013, Brain Power's Founder and Director, Dr. Karine Rashkovsky, was awarded the Stevie Award for Canadian Female Entrepreneur of the Year and International Female Entrepreneur of the Year in Consumer Services.