Esmeralda Avendano

Media Coordinator

Born and raised in a big family in Toronto, Esmeralda has a passion for life and all the colourful, diverse experiences that come with it. She studied Advertising and Marketing Communications Management at Centennial College with a major in media.

Esmeralda has a background in Social Media marketing. Her love for advertising was discovered over a decade of working in retail and consumer services roles. She is also a professional portrait photographer and a storytelling enthusiast.

Esmeralda practices Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and coaches kids. She finds inspiration in encouraging young girls to pursue their passions and teaching that there is always a space for them at the table, even if sometimes they might have to bring their own chairs.

Facts about Esmeralda

  • Loves staying active, whether it’s long walks with her big fluffy dog or hitting the weights at the gym
  • Slightly (severely) addicted to vanilla bean and strawberry ice cream
  • Always sings along to her favourite songs