More women on Canadian corporate boards today

As of August 2019—for the first time in its history—every company in the S&P/ TSX Composite Index had at least one woman on its board

More women on Canadian corporate boards todayWith International Women’s Day set for Sunday, a new report released Thursday indicates some progress is being made in including more women on boards and executive teams at companies on the S&P/TSX Composite Index. The report, Women in Leadership at S&P/TSX Companies, by Catalyst and the 30% Club Canada, said the percentage of women on…

WomenIN group holding event for International Women’s Day

The event, at the Winston Golf Club, bring together an audience of influential females in key leadership roles who inspire, motivate and deliver

WomenIN group holding event for International Women’s DayCalgary’s WomenIN organization was created as an inclusive community supporting today’s women and working together to build the women of tomorrow. The group is holding an event Tuesday March 10 as an acknowledgement of the importance of International Women’s Day on Sunday March 8. The event will bring together an audience of influential females in…

Canadian women making income gains

Women earn 42% of total Canadian household income, up from 25% in 1976 and they control $240 billion more each year

Canadian women making income gainsWith International Women’s Day set for Thursday, RBC Economics released a report on Tuesday indicating that Canadian women are reaping the rewards of their labour-market gains. “Canada can point to a dramatic increase in women’s participation in the labour market over the past four decades as creating the conditions in which economic equality is finally…

Calgary Influential Women in Business Award winners

Calgary award recipients will be honoured at the CIWB Awards Gala on Thursday March 5

Calgary Influential Women in Business Award winnersThe recipients have been announced for the inaugural Calgary Influential Women in Business Awards put on by Axis Connect and the Calgary Chamber of Commerce. “The number and calibre of nominations in our inaugural year was incredible,” said Heather Culbert, Board Vice Chair, Export Development Canada, in a statement “There are so many incredible and…
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