The Toastmasters Journey

Toastmasters began as a series of speaking clubs organized by Ralph C. Smedley during his time working for the YMCA (Young Men's Christian Association) in Bloomington, Illinois, United States.

Calgary Pace Setters History

Calgary Pace Setters was founded in May 1991 by Irene Murray who has been a Toastmaster since 1966! We strive to create a welcoming and fun-filled environment that is supportive of new members.