About Over fifty


Over Fifty is a Global Movement For Women Entrepreneurs over fifty years of age. Over Fifty celebrates, connects, collaborates and funds women entrepreneurs over fifty. We have reached women in Canada, the USA, the Caribbean, the UK, South Africa and Thailand. We are asking women from all over the world to complete the Over Fifty Questionnaire on the Products Page. We will interview women all over the world and share the stories with the greatest impact in the Over Fifty Book and the Over Fifty Movie. 

About Diane Matyas

-Recognized as a Local Hero for launching the very first Walking School Bus Program in Canada.

​-First woman in Canada to independently execute an international book promotion tour and media campaign simultaneously, to make her book, Performance, a national bestseller.
-Guest on CTV, Global, CBC, Rogers, Cogeco and has been featured in Profit Magazine and in newspapers and radio stations across North America and the Caribbean.
-Creator of The World’s First Energy Kit™, a combination of products designed to energize and launched in Washington DC at a global conference with women from over 50 countries.
-Mentors start-up companies, assisting with funding through angel networks, venture capitalists, industry partners, academic institutions and government granting programs. 
-Founded International Women’s Day Waterloo Region to connect and to celebrate women globally. In 2013 she partnered with the Waterloo Region Small Business Centre to focus on Women In Technology and Women In Engineering.