Jeanny Buan is an active member of the community, beauty pageant mentor, television host, award winning entrepreneur and the reigning Mrs. Canada Worldwide who was awarded Entrepreneur of the Year in an International pageant for her work geared towards empowering women through livelihood and youth through education.
She is the first Filipino woman to be named as CBC Saskatchewan’s Future 40 and the only Filipino who won the YWCA Entrepreneur of the Year Award in 37 years!
Jeanny is the owner and creative director of the first Filipino Indigenous Fashion brand in Western Canada, Viahera, as well as few other businesses. Part of her companies' profit is given back to students in third world countries to finish their education and learn English. As of today, she has helped almost 200 girls and plan to grow this number in the next year.
Aside from all of these, she is the Managing Director for J. Mendoza and Associates, an award winning immigration consulting firm based in Saskatoon.