Brain Power in the News

Check out these features about Brain Power in the media!

City Life


Brain Power’s Public Speaking Academy, led by our very own Dr. Jenn Chenkin, was featured in City Life magazine! from the article: “Brain Power’s innovative approach to learning leadership is bringing the critical but often overlooked skill of effective public speaking to high-potential kids. […] they have developed an innovative academy that currently caters to kids as young as 9, arming them with the knowledge and accelerated skill set necessary for achieving success in public speaking, something that will serve them well...

Dolce Magazine

AUGUST 15TH, 2022

Brain Power was featured for the second time in Dolce Magazine, a “lifestyle publication featuring stories of success, philanthropy, fashion and culture.” Brain Power’s CEO, Vanessa Iarocci, and Head of Toronto Campuses, Dr. Joel Benabu, were featured alongside Dr. Jason Boulet, Dr. Jenn Chenkin, Dr. Cassandra Chapman, Dr. Oscar Jarzmik, and two wonderful alumni, Michal Moshkovich and Eden Schneider. Check out the video HERE!
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Hamilton Spectator

APRIL 10TH, 2022

The Hamilton Spectator published an article on Brain Power’s new location in Hamilton, which featured the glowing testimonial of Brain Power alumnus Ernst Ma! Ernst, who is now an entrepreneur and business student at the University of California Los Angeles, had this to say on how Brain Power turns great students into exceptional ones: “A lot of what Brain Power does is open those doors. It’s opening those doors to opportunity you would have not otherwise known and coaching you at...

MARCH 27TH, 2018

In March, Vaughan Citizen published an article on two of Brain Power’s Public Speaking students who were set to compete in the finals of  the 2018 Speaker’s Idol competition (in Ontario) later that month. Those two students, our very own Sam Gorman and Cora Usurelu (pictured below) placed FIRST and SECOND in the competition (respectively)! Another of our students, Diviya Leonard, placed in the top five! This year’s contestants were asked to reflect on Simon Wiesenthal’s statement that “Freedom of speech is not freedom to propagate hatred.” ...

Dolce Magazine

MARCH 23RD, 2018

Brain Power is featured in the Spring 2018 issue of Dolce, a “lifestyle publication featuring stories of success, philanthropy, fashion and culture.” In the article, Brain Power’s founder and director, Dr. Karine Rashkovsky, says our mission is “to provide unique curriculum, world-class teaching and experiential learning opportunities, all while exceeding current educational standards and promoting a social conscience.” You can read the whole article by clicking on the button below!


City Life


City Life Magazine did a piece on the launch of Vaughan Small Business Week, at which our very own Founder and Director, Dr. Karine Rashkovsky (pictured left with the Hon. Maurizio Bevilacqua, Mayor of Vaughan) was one of four honoured entrepreneurial panelists. Small Business Week is a national celebration of Canadian entrepreneurs and their contribution to Canada’s economy. The 2017 Vaughan event included The Hon. Maurizio Bevilacqua, Mayor of Vaughan, and Brian Shifman, President and CEO Vaughan CC. All proceeds from the event went...