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April is a wife and mother of 3 teenagers. Her professional career started as a cake designer, under the namesake April Cakes. Her next company, Granola Girl was founded in 2008. April is also a co-founder of Serendipity Tea Party and Good in the Hood events. She is an intuitive coach and start-up business consultant.


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April is a wife and proud mother of 3 teenagers. Her professional career started as a cake designer of elaborate and special occasion cakes, under the namesake April Cakes. Her next company, Granola Girl was founded in 2008 and later incorporated in 2011. The company now services over 250 grocery stores in Western Canada. In 2017, April launched the Granola Girl Foundation, a fundraising platform to provide scholarships for youth in the areas of girl empowerment and entrepreneurship. April is also a co-founder of Serendipity Tea Party and Good in the Hood, heart based networking events. Since 2015, April has been serving her community as an intuitive coach and start-up business consultant. She is passionate about finding spirit, freedom, truth, and love in all the work that she does.


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April Bellia is an entrepreneur with a baking background. Her professional career started over 20 years ago as a dessert chef and wedding cake designer, under the namesake April Cakes. Her next company, Granola Girl was founded in 2008 and later incorporated in 2011. The company now services over 250 grocery stores in Western Canada. April is a wife and mother of 3 teenagers, so she understands the importance of providing good and healthy food for families and young people. Her granola is made with high quality, natural and organic ingredients. April is known locally to be the face for the conscious entrepreneur that is making an impact. Her energy is contagious and the mission behind her product is compelling – to encourage young girls and women to believe that they are enough, as their beautiful natural selves. April is also a co-founder of Serendipity Tea Party and Good in the Hood, heart-based networking events. In 2017, April launched the Granola Girl Foundation, a fundraising platform to provide scholarships for youth in the areas of girl empowerment and entrepreneurship. Since 2015, April has been serving her community as an intuitive coach and start-up business consultant. She is passionate about finding spirit, freedom, truth, and love in all the work that she does.



Signature Talks:

  • Honest Entrepreneurship: The 3 Commandments for business startups
  • When to Quit your Day Job? A Guide to Transitioning from Corporate to Self Employment 
  • Reign Like an Empress: Life balance for female Entrepreneurs
  • Overcoming Overwhelm: I Don't Do Busy.

Other Speaking Topics:

  • Discover your passion: The formula for the perfect career path (interactive workshop)
  • Business Operations: areas that owners often forget or neglect
  • Helping Hands: how to save time, energy, and money in your business
  • Corporate Social Responsibility: Good in the Hood events
  • Marketing and Branding: Creating a CPG that gets attention
  • Business Development: The journey and adventures of Granola Girl
  • How to manage Depression and Anxiety in the world of Entrepreneurship
  • Secrets to successful networking -Serendipity Tea Party: networking for heart-based entrepreneurs
  • Serendipity Collective: competition vs. collaboration 
  • Mastermind facilitation
  • Careers Day presentations for Grades 6-12: Adventures of Entrepreneurship