On December 11, we welcomed to the stage three high-profile executives who shared their strategies for advancing in the modern corporate landscape. Athena Varmazis, Senior Vice President, Cards, RBC; Simona Salter, Vice President, Payments Strategy – Payments, Cards, and Banking, RBC; and Shannon Kot, Partner, Deloitte each provided valuable insight into advancing in 2020 and beyond. […]
On June 13, 2019 we welcomed to the stage 3 leading entrepreneurs who have built some of Canada’s biggest lifestyle brands. Thank you to our panellists Lexi Miles, Roxy Earle and Hana James for sharing their key insights into the life of an entrepreneur, and thank you to Cisco and BDC for being the Presenting […]
On March 7, we welcomed to the podium top entrepreneur Joanna Griffiths, to share her insights on how she disrupted a $2.5 billion underwear industry and created a brand for every body. Here’s are some of Joanna’s key insights about entrepreneurship and becoming your own boss: “You have to love a challenge. You have to thrive outside […]
On March 6, we held the Americas Powerhouse Luncheon in partnership with Women Who Rock. The panel featured valuable insight from Canadian treasure hunter and geologist Ashley Kirwan, Argentine agronomist Andrea Grobocopatel, the Mexican force of nature Veronica Richards and Peruvian diplomat Ana Gervasi. Here’s what we learned: “We need more role models.” By developing visible role […]
On December 11th, 2018 we hosted the Women of Influence Evening Series in downtown Toronto, featuring Debbie Travis.
On December 10th, 2018 we hosted the Women of Influence Luncheon Series in downtown Toronto, celebrating the 2018 Top 25 Women of Influence with a keynote presentation from The Honourable Chrystia Freeland.
On November 21, 2018, we presented the 26th annual RBC Canadian Women Entrepreneur Awards. And while the gala delivered on it’s usual expectations of inspiration and celebration, we also learned some great lessons thanks to the amazing women that took the podium that night. “I’d like to thank me” – Glain Roberts-McCabe, The […]
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 September 27th, 2018 we hosted the Women of Influence Evening Series in downtown Calgary, featuring Karen Brookman, Chief Innovation Officer at West Canadian Digital Imaging.
On September 27th, 2018 we hosted the Women of Influence Luncheon Series in downtown Calgary, featuring Blue Collar CEO & Founder of Freshco.ca, Mandy Rennehan.
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.
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.
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 […]
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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