Your Name: Tryna Gower

Business Name: Tryna Gower Photography Inc., an image consulting service

Type of Business: Arts & Entertainment

Business Location: Dawson Creek, Canada

Reason for starting
Passion for my industry!

How do you define success?
Setting a goal, achieving it. Then do it again!

Biggest Success
Inaugural winner of the 2009 BC Achievement Awards for Aboriginal Business OF The Year.

What is your top challenge and how have you addressed it?
Access to skilled labourers.

I always keep my eye on the positions and trust my gut instinct when things start to feel differently then capitalize on referrals, internet and freelance capabilities. Maintain healthy relationships with employees at all times. Relationships are my focus.

Who is your most important role model?
My network of other leading business allies and mentors.