Nominated for the award: Entrepreneurship and Business
Company: Mortgages of Canada Inc
Position: CEO, FOUNDER
Biography: Samantha Brookes is the CEO and Founder Mortgages of Canada Inc, one of the fastest growing and most reliable mortgage brokerages in the country. She leads a team of individuals with in depth experience in the home mortgage industry, working with purchases, refinances, and home equity loans. Samantha’s vision is to “offer flexible solutions tailored to meet peoples’ needs.” Samantha's brokerage opened 4 years ago. In that time-frame her brokerage has generated just under half a billion dollars in business. The process of sharing her professional knowledge and experiences, showing others how to benefit from her expertise is motivating to Samantha. She is a former contributor to Huffington Post; appears as an expert on various media outlets, including Business News Network; is a sought-out motivational speaker; and has gained a following with her YouTube Channel, Samantha TV. Additionally, Samantha has been named both a “Woman of Influence” and “Top 100” by Real Estate Professional Magazine. Diligence is a key contributor to all of Samantha’s success and a theme woven into her new book, Cash is Queen: 11 Life-Altering Wealth Principles for Entrepreneurs & Trailblazers. This book offers insight on the required actions to define a person’s success as an entrepreneur and shares strategies on how to blaze trails that ignite opportunity.