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The Eco Hub is a digital media company founded by journalist Candice Batista. At its core is a website that connects conscious consumers to brands and companies that care about people and the planet.

Our goal is to empower Canadians to make informed and thoughtful decisions about the things they purchase daily. We believe that consumers have the power to drive large-scale environmental and social impact through their everyday purchases.

We make careful and informed decisions about the products and stories we feature here on The Eco Hub; we’ve done all hard work for you.

Our Brand Directory is a curated list of Canadian businesses that have been handpicked for you based on our Ecological Criteria.

Our ultimate goal is to provide you, our readers, with the resources you need to find chic, stylish, sustainable, affordable, made in Canada alternatives to everyday items.

We are dedicated to bringing you the latest in news, trends, healthy living and wellness and want you to live a healthy, mindful, gorgeous life without sacrificing a thing!

We strongly believe in helping others and we know you do too, we work closely with World Animal Protection and Nature Canada to raise awareness around issues facing planet earth and its inhabitants.

About Candice Batista

Candice Batista is an award winning Environmental Journalist and one of Canada’s leading eco advocates. Her career spans national and international media outlets, where she has used her background in media & communications to produce and report on various environmental and climate issues for primarily television and digital audiences including Huffington Post, The Globe & Mail, The Weather Network, CityTV, Rogers Television, The Pet Network, iChannel, and CTV, where she is currently the National Eco Expert for the stations number 1 daytime talk show, The Marilyn Denis Show.

To date, Candice has hosted and produced 4 eco-themed television series, all of which focused on how people around the world are fostering and facilitating environmental stewardship and larger issues like the effects of factory farming on the planet.

In 2011, Candice was nominated by the City of Toronto for their Green Toronto Awards in the category of Environmental Awareness. She’s also one a of few select Canadians hand-picked to be trained by former U.S. President Al Gore, to give the Inconvenient Truth Presentation.

In 2016, she was recognized by her Alma Mater, Seneca College. The college nominated Candice for The Premier’s Awards, which honours the important social and economic contribution college graduates make in Ontario and throughout the world.

She holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree from York University and a post-graduate degree in Broadcast Journalism from Seneca College.

As Editor-In-Chief, she is responsible for overseeing the editorial and creative direction at The Eco Hub.