Born and raised in Richmond, BC, Stephanie Sy began honing her dance skills at age six. Her passion, talent, and drive earned her scholarships at world-renowned dance schools. Stephanie learned from masters at The National Ballet of Canada, the Royal Winnipeg Ballet, and, with her most significant scholarship to date, from Edge Performing Arts Center in Los Angeles. Stephanie also holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Human Kinetics from the University of British Columbia, a Diploma in Sports Science, and is a certified personal trainer & kinesiologist.
Stephanie has over 15 years international experience in the dance and performance arts industry and is currently working as an award-winning choreographer, instructor, performer, and competitive judge. Her extensive body of work includes television, film, and live performance. She has worked on a Campbell’s Soup Commercial, Slice Network’s Instant Beauty Pageant, CW Network’s Smallville, 20th Century Fox’s John Tucker Must Die, Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief, Warner Bros. Picture’s Sucker Punch, recurring role on the CW Network’s hit TV series Hellcats, Nickelodeon movie Rags and Girl vs. Monster.
In 2009, she founded a unique dance program aimed at empowering women, which she branded SexyStilettos Dance®. Stephanie’s creativity and budding entertainment empire has attracted media attention from The Globe & Mail, Miss World Canada, FMA Weekly, local newspapers, Internet lifestyle magazines, & numerous featured interviews. In 2012, Stephanie launched the premiere award-winning active lifestyle studio, PŪR Movement; specializing in dance, fitness, and Power Plate® Training, and partnering with other local companies to create healthy balanced lifestyles for their clients.
Stephanie’s passion for dance and fitness has transformed into a greater dedication to sharing her knowledge and spreading the importance of living a healthy balanced lifestyle. She is committed to selecting local, organic produce, fruits and meats and to share this wealth of knowledge with her PUR Community! Stephanie’s collaboration with spud.ca creates a platform that is easy to use and simple to share.