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Women of Influence – Janet Zuccarini

September, 17th, 2018

On September 13th, 2018, we welcomed Janet Zuccarini, Owner of Gusto 54 Restaurant Group, to the podium at the Women of Influence Evening series to discuss how she masterfully expanded her empire in what is considered a notoriously cutthroat industry and has become one of our country’s most powerful female entrepreneurs.  


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Women of Influence – Katie Telford

June, 22nd, 2018

On June 19th, 2018, we welcomed Katie Telford, Chief of Staff to the Prime Minister of Canada, to the podium at the Women of Influence Evening series to discuss her career progression and how she became the most powerful woman in Canadian Politics.


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Women of Influence Luncheon Series – Understanding Intersectionality

May, 30th, 2018

On May 29, 2018 we hosted the Women of Influence Luncheon Series in downtown Toronto, featuring a panel of diversity and inclusion thought leaders including Karen Craggs-Milne, Rachel Lauren Clark, Dauna Jones-Simmonds and Moderator, Carolyn Lawrence.    Key takeaways:  Intersectionality is the existence of multiple and overlapping forms of oppression, which intersect in different configurations […]


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Women of Influence Evening Series – Olivia Nuamah

May, 7th, 2018

On May 3rd, 2018, we welcomed Olivia Nuamah, Executive Director of Toronto Pride, to the podium at the Women of Influence Evening series to discuss her career progression and what it takes to succeed in a challenging leadership role.   What we learned: Olivia didn’t see herself reflected in the city that she was born and […]


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2018 Global Leaders Dinner Series – Toronto

April, 19th, 2018

The Global Leaders Dinner Series is an exceptional program, bringing together an outstanding group of notable women who are leveraging their influence to grow their impact and create change. On April 11, 2018, we were thrilled to welcome a dynamic group of change makers to the 9th annual edition of the Toronto dinner, which was […]


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The Art of Leadership for Women 2018 speaker quotes

April, 16th, 2018

Key insights and memorable quotes from The Art Of Leadership for Women conference 2018, featuring Rona Ambrose and Malala Yousafzai.    ” ngg_triggers_display=”never” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]


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Women of Influence Evening Series – Baroness von Sketch Show

March, 5th, 2018

On February 27th,  2018 we hosted the Women of Influence Evening Series in downtown Toronto, featuring Star & Co-Creators, Aurora Browne & Jennifer Whalen.   


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The Radical Change Summit

February, 21st, 2018

On Wednesday, January 24, we co-hosted the first annual Radical Change Summit, welcoming leaders to the stage who had made great strides moving towards gender parity in the workplace. On behalf of our partner, Catalyst Canada, our Luncheon Sponsor, Scotiabank, and our Breakout Sponsors, KPMG and RBC, we thank all those who joined us with […]


Women of Influence Evening Series – Kim Appelt graphic

Women of Influence Evening Series – Kim Appelt

December, 11th, 2017

On December 6th, 2017 we hosted the Women of Influence Evening Series in downtown Toronto, featuring one of Canada’s top stylists: Kim Appelt. 


RBC Canadian Women Entrepreneur Awards Gala 2017 graphic

RBC Canadian Women Entrepreneur Awards Gala 2017

November, 27th, 2017

November 22, 2017 – Women entrepreneurs deserve to be celebrated. We look forward to the gala every year because it provides the opportunity for women entrepreneurs to be honoured for their contribution to our economy. Thank you to our Presenting sponsor RBC, our Award sponsors Staples, Telus, TEC Canada, and to our official Gift sponsor Bulova.


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Women of Influence Evening Series – Ritu Bhasin

November, 1st, 2017

On October 25th, 2017, we hosted the Women of Influence Evening Series in downtown Toronto, featuring Ritu Bhasin: President, BCI/People Strategist & Inclusion Specialist.


Global Senior Executive Dinner Series – Calgary graphic

Global Senior Executive Dinner Series – Calgary

October, 18th, 2017

On Thursday, October 5th we celebrated our annual Calgary dinner at The Lake House, on the scenic Lake Bonavista.  On behalf of our presenting sponsor RBC and Women of Influence, we thank all those who joined us in celebrating accomplishments and discussing the solutions to womens advancement.   


Women of Influence Evening Series – Allison Grafton graphic

Women of Influence Evening Series – Allison Grafton

October, 17th, 2017

On October 3rd, 2017 we hosted the Women of Influence Evening Series in downtown Calgary, featuring President & Co-Owner of Rockwood Custom Homes, Allison Grafton. 


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Women of Influence Luncheon Series – Women in Power

October, 16th, 2017

On October 4th, 2017, we hosted the Women of Influence Luncheon Series in downtown Calgary, featuring an expert HR panel including: Krista Pell, Sarah Walters & Nancy Foster.


Women of Influence Luncheon Series – Mandy Rennehan graphic

Women of Influence Luncheon Series – Mandy Rennehan

October, 13th, 2017

On October 10, 2017 we hosted the Women of Influence Luncheon Series in downtown Toronto, featuring Blue Collar CEO & Founder of Freshco, Mandy Rennehan. 


Women of Influence Evening Series – Ginella Massa graphic

Women of Influence Evening Series – Ginella Massa

September, 11th, 2017

The fall season of the Women of Influence Evening Series presented by TD Wealth opened to a standing ovation as 200+ emerging leaders came together for a powerful evening of insight and inspiration. Keynote speaker Ginella Massa, Reporter, CityNews Toronto, made the audience laugh, cry, and connect in the shared inspiration of her groundbreaking journey. Ginella’s candid account […]


2017 Global Women of Influence Senior Executive Dinner Series – London graphic

2017 Global Women of Influence Senior Executive Dinner Series – London

July, 4th, 2017

On Thursday, June 29th,  we celebrated our second annual London dinner at the prestigious Canada House in Trafalgar Square. On behalf of our presenting sponsor RBC and Women of Influence, we thank all those who joined us in celebrating accomplishments and discussing the solutions to womens advancement.  


Women of Influence Luncheon Series – Sponsorship Summit graphic

Women of Influence Luncheon Series – Sponsorship Summit

July, 4th, 2017

On June 21st, 2017, we hosted the Women of Influence Luncheon Series in downtown Toronto, featuring an expert HR panel including: Lili Ibarra, Tanya Van Biesen & Erick Vandeweghe.     Photography by Morgan Hotston.           


Women of Influence Evening Series – Dr. Samantha Nutt graphic

Women of Influence Evening Series – Dr. Samantha Nutt

June, 23rd, 2017

On June 14, 2017 we hosted the Women of Influence Evening Series in downtown Toronto, featuring Dr. Samantha Nutt: the founder of War Child, global humanitarian, and best-selling author who talked about what makes an effective leader stand above the rest — and how we can all become one.    


Women of Influence Evening Series – Catherine Reitman graphic

Women of Influence Evening Series – Catherine Reitman

May, 10th, 2017

On May 3rd, 2017, we hosted the Women of Influence Evening Series in downtown Toronto, featuring Catherine Reitman: comedian, producer and actor of Workin’ Moms. We sat down with Catherine to hear the candid truth about the challenges of being a working mother, and how she juggles it all.    What we learned: Catherine’s early career […]


Women of Influence Luncheon Series – Untapped Resources graphic

Women of Influence Luncheon Series – Untapped Resources

May, 1st, 2017

On April 26th, 2017, we hosted the Women of Influence Luncheon Series in downtown Toronto, featuring an expert HR panel including: Cheryl Fullerton, Lisa Knight, and Michael Bach. What we learned: Lisa Knight on recruiting firms as a barrier to the advancement of women in leadership roles: “It is dependent on who the search consultant […]


2017 Global Women of Influence Senior Executive Dinner Series – Toronto graphic

2017 Global Women of Influence Senior Executive Dinner Series – Toronto

April, 21st, 2017

On Wednesday, April 12th we celebrated our eighth annual edition of the Toronto dinner at the prestigious 40th Floor of the Royal Bank Plaza. On behalf of our presenting sponsor RBC and Women of Influence, we thank all those who joined us in celebrating accomplishments and discussing the solutions to womens advancement. 


2017 Global Women of Influence Senior Executive Dinner Series – Washington graphic

2017 Global Women of Influence Senior Executive Dinner Series – Washington

April, 6th, 2017

On Wednesday, March 29th we celebrated our fifth annual Washington DC dinner at the stunning Decanter Restaurant at the St. Regis Hotel. On behalf of our presenting sponsor RBC and Women of Influence, we thank all those who joined us in celebrating accomplishments and discussing the solutions to womens advancement. 


Women of Influence Evening Series – Marci Ien graphic

Women of Influence Evening Series – Marci Ien

March, 15th, 2017

Thank you for joining us at the Women of Influence Evening Series, featuring Marci Ien. We hope you left feeling inspired by Marci’s story and the power embracing career transition. Check out some of the key takeaways from the keynote address: Mourning your loss: Marci explains that at these pivotal times we have to take […]


Women of Influence Luncheon Series – Debbie Travis graphic

Women of Influence Luncheon Series – Debbie Travis

March, 14th, 2017

On March 9th, 2017, we welcomed 500 guests to the premiere of the Women of Influence Luncheon Series in Toronto. We turned the spotlight on Debbie Travis, who gave a witty and inspiring keynote about her journey to becoming an entrepreneurial mogul and paving the way for home renovation reality shows. What we learned: How […]


Women of Influence Evening Series – Kim Newport-Mimran graphic

Women of Influence Evening Series – Kim Newport-Mimran

December, 21st, 2016

On December 13 2016, we welcomed the President and Head Designer of Pink Tartan to the Women of Influence podium, for a rare opportunity to tap into her expert insights on personal branding, international success, and what it took to get there. From buyer at Club Monaco to entrepreneurial mastermind, Kim Newport-Mimran is a force […]


Women of Influence Luncheon Series – Women in Politics Panel graphic

Women of Influence Luncheon Series – Women in Politics Panel

December, 21st, 2016

On Friday, December 09, we hosted a groundbreaking Season Finale Luncheon to shine the spotlight on three incredible women in politics. We sat down for a conversation with The Honourable Bardish Chagger, The Honourable Jane Philpott, and The Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould to hear about their incredible personal journeys and the current state of the nation.



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