40 Under Forty Awards


Morin, Melanie (39)

Morin, Melanie (39)

Melanie is the CEO/president of StaffStat, Inc., a fast-paced, rapidly growing software company servicing the health-care sector across Ontario. She spends her evenings and weekends as half of the acoustic duo Chicks with Picks and, together with her sister, runs a successful photography studio; Scrappy Sisters Photography. Born in Northern Ontario, Mel is an advocate of all things local. As the recent recipient of the 2017 Intrapreneur of the Year Award, she is known for her ambition, entrepreneurial spirit, and creative, solution-based thinking.

What’s the number one thing you are working toward that you haven’t yet accomplished?
Giving StaffStat a national footprint!

What is the biggest obstacle you’ve overcome?
Learning that I don’t have to do it all myself and that I can’t be everything to everyone.

What are 3 things you can’t live without?
My morning coffee, my phone and my acoustic guitar

What would be the theme song of your life?
“What a Wonderful World” by Louis Armstrong

What is the most rewarding part of your job?
The team I get to work with, the customers we get to serve and the solution that we get to bring to a sector that truly needs what we have to offer. It NEVER gets old!