Devon Brooks

Devon Brooks

Devon Brooks

Co-Founder of Blo: Blow Dry Bars

Devon is an evoker. She defined a new market category, co-founding
Blo, the world’s first and largest franchise chain of Blow Dry Bars. Born from her second year university project, the company spans four countries, with 52 locations, and has collaborated with international megabrands like Mattel, Guess, Topshop, and Gwyneth Paltrow’s Goop.

PROFIT Magazine listed her as one of The Fabulous 30, honouring the most fabulous entrepreneurs in Canada. She was the youngest mentor ever to join Futurpreneur—Canada’s foremost youth mentorship program and now sits on its advisory board. As an advocate supporting women against violence, she is a strategic advisor and past board member to WAVAW Rape Crisis Center (Vancouver, BC).

Devon’s served up belly-laugh-inducing, heart-pouring sermons on platforms around the world like, TedX and Pecha Kucha, and has opened for Dragon Kevin O’Leary. She can always be counted on for deep courage and a fierce reality check.