TORONTO, July 31 /CNW/ - Haverhill Staging is proud to announce the
addition of Valerie Gibson to its Board of Advisors. Valerie was born in the
U.K. and spent most of her life in Canada where she has received adoration and
recognition as a best-selling author, columnist, radio and television
personality and public speaker.
When Valerie immigrated to Canada, she obtained her real estate licence
as well as certification in interior design and decorating from an intensive
three-year Interior Design Course at Humber College.
Valerie and her partner started a successful and innovative real estate
company in the west end of Toronto in 1975, which at that time was the first
real estate company in Canada to offer a staging service to vendors who listed
with their company.
Both services were extremely popular and helped make her real estate
company one of the most successful high-end real estate companies in Canada.
When Valerie divested her interests in the real estate business, she
joined the Toronto Sun, further proving her aptitude for style and design by
becoming the newspapers' fashion editor, then soon after one of the paper's
most popular columnists.
Mother of a disabled daughter, Valerie has championed the rights of
mentally and physically challenged young people for 10 years and was on the
board of Reach for the Rainbow, a charitable organization that helps disabled
children integrate into society.
Valerie has won many awards for her various contributions to humanity and
For further information:
For further information: Michelle Edwards, (416) 858-1599