Vera N. Held, B.A. Eng., Cert. PR., Tesl Cert., M.Ed.
Coach, facilitator, speaker, writer and PR consultant.
Author of international best-seller "How Not to Take it Personally".
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Media Expert

Vera has been extensively featured, interviewed and has acted as a paid guest expert on television and radio. Examples include: Canada AM, The Camilla Scott Show, Dini Petty, Jane Hawtin Live, Eye on Toronto, CBC Calgary EyeOpener, CFRA Radio Ottawa, etc.  She's also been interviewed and quoted in print for The Montreal Gazette, The Globe and Mail and others.



CBC Toronto, Calgary, Regina, Edmonton, *Kamloops, Vancouver, *CFRB, *CJAD, *CHFI, *Talk 640, *680 News, CJRT, CKRG, CFBO, CHML, *CKPB *CFRA, *CFPL, CJVI, CKNW, CFUN, CKRA, QR77, 66CFR, CJOB, CKLQ, * WWJ Michigan

LA - (syndicated) - Strand Media Group

* Vera has appeared more than once



CITY - Citypulse 24 *every Monday at 10:55 am, May 99 to July 2001 includes

appearances on Cityline (nat’l) and *Breakfast Television

CBC- Kamloops, Midday Show GLOBAL/ PRIME - First Up/Grumps (nat’l) + Montreal

CFTO/CTV - *Eye on Toronto, Canada AM (nat’l), The Dini Petty Show (nat’l), *The Camilla Scott Show (nat’l)

LIFE - *Real Life (nat’l), *Just Ask (nat’l), Canadian Living Television (nat’l)

ONTV - *Midday Show, WTN - *Jane Hawtin Live (nat’l)

ROGERS - *The New Economy (guest + show host)

WEATHER NETWORK - Good Morning Toronto

* Vera has appeared more than once



*Feature Writer, Toronto Star, Biz Careers, Saturdays, July 2003 to Feb.2004

*Work Sage, monthly HR column, Workplace News, (Aug.98 for 2 years)

*Office Politics , bi-monthly business column, The Toronto Star, (Oct. 97 - May 98)

Canadian Living (nat’l), *Discovery (int’l, Cathay Pacific), *Flare (nat’l), *Nat’l Post

Modern Woman Magazine (nat’l), *Investment Executive (nat’l), Investment Life (nat’l), The Globe and Mail (nat’l), *Montreal Gazette, Ottawa Citizen, Readers’ Showcase (nat’l), Airmiles (nat’l) *The Forest Hill Post, North York Post, Profiles Magazine (nat’l), *The Toronto Star, The Toronto Sun, *The Canadian Jewish News (nat’l), The Calgary Herald, The Kamloops Daily, syndicated interview with financial columnist Mike Grenby, the North Bay Nugget, The Edmonton Journal, Sales Promotion magazine, (nat’l) plus US: Rocky Mountain News, Denver, Co., The Times-Picayune, New Orleans.

* Vera has appeared more than once