SPEAKER

Natasha Marar

Business Advisor
WindsorEssex Economic Development Corporation
Windsor, ON, Canada

Natasha Marar is a Business Advisor at the WindsorEssex Economic Development Corporation, building startups and supporting small business growth in the Windsor, Ontario region. She co-chairs the Windsor-Essex Music Advisory Council, which aims to increase economic prosperity and create a more interconnected music sector through a regional music strategy. An entrepreneur and advocate for the creative class, Natasha worked previously in alternative and daily news media including serving as publisher of The Urbanite, a community publication supporting Windsor and Detroit's arts and culture sector. Natasha holds an M.A. in Journalism from Western University and degrees in Communication Studies, Web Development and Political Science.