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Taylor Lindsay-Noel is an award-winning entrepreneur from Toronto, Canada. Fifteen years ago, she was a Canadian national gymnast, but in 2008, she had a devastating accident that instantly paralyzed her from the neck down for life.
Taylor is currently balancing her new found career as a motivational speaker, disability advocate, council member of the Premier’s Council on Equality of Opportunity and owner of Cup of Té Luxury Loose Leaf Teas, which was featured on Oprah’s Favourite Things List 2020.
She was also announced as the Young Entrepreneur of the Year by the Black Business and Professional Association Harry Jerome Awards, Canada’s most prestigious award celebrating black excellence.
Additionally, Taylor has become a rising star as a disability and accessibility influencer amassing tens of thousands of followers across her social networks. Taylor utilizes her social media platforms to educate audiences about a range of topics including, business, entrepreneurship, accessibility and inclusion.
In this inspiring keynote, renowned entrepreneur Taylor Lindsay-Noel highlights the business strategy she used to build her thriving loose-leaf tea company, Cup of Té. Listen as Taylor details her extraordinary journey as, after a life-altering incident, she overcame extreme adversity to create a successful business from the ashes.
At the age of 14, Taylor was a nationally-recognized Canadian gymnast, on track to compete in the 2012 London Olympics. Everything changed in an instant when, following a tragic accident, she found herself paralyzed from the neck down. After more than a decade of growth and healing, Taylor has channeled the passion that drove her as a gymnast into her endeavours as a thriving entrepreneur, podcaster, speaker, and motivational figure.
In this talk, Taylor applies her personal and professional insights learned from a lifetime of overcoming obstacles to help audiences identify their own challenges and push past them. Taylor’s message and tangible life lessons inspire business audiences to believe they can tackle any goal, no matter how big or small.