NEXT Ambassadors

Jessica Bilmer

Jessica graduated from the University of British Columbia in May 2016. Passionate for learning she majored in Education and Health Studies. In her final year of her undergrad she co-founded a company called ElleBox. ElleBox is subscription ecommerce service catered to women’s periods; every month ElleBox delivers 100% organic cotton menstrual hygiene products as well as surprise tea, chocolate and self-care gifts. Jessica went on to be a fellow in Hootsuite’s Charitable Organization, “The Next Big Thing”, before moving to Toronto as an Entrepreneur in Residence at Next Canada’s, “The Next 36”. She is also a part of the 500 Startups Batch 21 in Mountain View, California. With no formal business education, or technical backgrounds, together, Jessica and her co-founders bootstrapped ElleBox’s revenue to 110K in their first fiscal year.

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