Heather V
Writer #5548
Joined 7/3/2012
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Heather V has been a freelance writer, journalist and interviewer for close to 20 years. During that time she has worked in all media: TV, radio, print and online. She received her Bachelor's Honor Degree from York University in Toronto, and took various journalism courses at Ryerson University, the University of Toronto, George Brown College and Granton Institute of Technology. She is currently an active writer, blogger and editor in the fields of business, personal development, art, health, parenting and family. She has authored one book and co-authored two, plus several e-books. Her aim is always to write informative and thought-provoking, yet fun and easy-to-read, writing that offers value to the reader for a short time investment.
Non Profit
Self Help


Heather V specializes in engaging and informative articles in the fields of business, personal development, health and family. She is known for in-depth, probing interviews that remove the mystery and reveal how anybody can achieve success in that field.


Heather V likes to explore life with her family. She has been a cat breeder, and currently enjoys the company of two felines. She earned her DTM in Toastmasters in a record two years, and won numerous speech competitions. She currently likes to connect her inner and outer self through yoga, qigong, Zumba, and other physical activities.


York University

Heather completed her BFA at the prestigious arts-focused York University in Toronto. Her major was Visual Arts and her focus included photography, drawing, painting and sculpting.

Ryerson University

Heather completed a series of courses honing her interviewing skills for radio and TV.

Granton Institute of Technology

Heather studied at Granton and received a Broadcast Journalism Certificate and a Television and Radio Announcing Certificate. In both courses she achieved a 95% average grade.

George Brown College

Heather studied print and broadcast journalism at George Brown College, receiving a 90% final grade.


200 Projects Completed

Heather V has been writing about business and entrepreneurship for several years, and has written for some top business and marketing clients. Her specialties include small business, SOHO, entrepreneurship, internet marketing and more.


115 Projects Completed

Heather V has certifications in sports nutrition and childhood fitness & nutrition. She has written extensively on physical and mental health for Livestrong.com, authored a regular mind-body-spirit health column for Life as a Human, and has blogged on the topic for several websites.

Non Profit

100 Projects Completed

Heather has written articles, web content, blog posts and press releases for several non-profit groups including the Toronto Humane Society, the Billions Rising Foundation and the Adoption Awareness Foundation.

Self Help

100 Projects Completed

Heather has done extensive work in the self-help industry including audio and video interviews, articles, blog posts, books, e-books and more.


75 Projects Completed

Heather V has written articles on kids and family for numerous publications including Education.com, eHow, Livestrong, YoungUrbanMom.com, Mamajamba.com and Small World Toys. Topics include parenting, children's health, and personal development for kids.


50 Projects Completed

Heather writes on arts and entertainment in Las Vegas, and in the past has written about the Toronto entertainment scene. Her main beats include art show reviews, concert reviews, show profiles, celebrity interviews and more.


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