Host Sherrilynne Starkie welcomes a true leader of the Canadian communications profession, Marie Fitzpatrick to episode 37 of the 50 Women Over 50 podcast.
Marie has enjoyed a long and storied career, first as a journalist then as a public relations advisor. She is a divorced mother of two adult children and is not in a relationship although she is actively dating and loves meeting new people and making friends.
In this interview Marie describes living life on her own terms. She shares her experience of dating over 50 and advises on the importance of having fun every single day.
Marie Fitzpatrick, ABC
Marie Fitzpatrick, ABC, is a mother, a journalist, a volunteer, a writer, and an award-winning communications professional. She currently volunteers as the Chair of the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) Canada East Region.
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About the 50 Women Over 50 Podcast:
Sherrilynne Starkie started this show as a creative project with the goal of interviewing 50 women past their 50th birthday to learn how they see the world, what lessons they’ve learned and what advice they have for us all. She’s been blogging and podcasting for 18+ years as part of a successful marketing and communications career and loves learning from all the women she interviews. Subscribe to 50 Women Over 50 wherever you get your podcasts and please share it with your friends. Get each weekly episode dropped into your inbox by subscribing here. If you’d like to be one of the 50 Women over 50 featured on this podcast apply by clicking here.