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Photo of ACE student entrepreneur award winner Toni Campbell, who owns and operates Floral Inspirations
Photo of ACE student entrepreneur award winner Toni Campbell, who owns and operates Floral Inspirations

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Since 2007, Toni Campbell has owned and operated Floral Inspirations, a company specializing in floral design, décor, rentals and cakes for weddings and special events.

Her largest business accomplishments to date include increasing revenue by 836 per cent and profits by 916 per cent from year one to year two, serving an average of 50 weddings each year, and having contracts in place to launch a “one stop shop” full service wedding vendor business after graduation.

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The full-time University of Calgary student was recently recognized by Advancing Canadian Entrepreneurship (ACE) as the 2011 Student Entrepreneur Alberta Champion.

In the latest of a series of monthly podcasts with ACE honourees, she spoke with Diane Jermyn about balancing student and working life.

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