Susan Elford Announced as Calgary’s Chapter President

Susan Elford Announced as Calgary’s Chapter President

Calgary, get ready for Susan! Lean In Canada is excited to announce the appointment of Calgary Chapter President, Susan Elford. Susan joins Lean In Canada in this leadership role as the organization prepares to launch its Calgary regional chapter in 2019. Susan, along with Nicolle White and Flo Leung, chapter presidents for Lean In Canada’s […]

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Event Roundup: Vancouver, Master the Art of Negotiating and Get the Yes!

Event Roundup: Vancouver, Master the Art of Negotiating and Get the Yes!

The Vancouver Chapter of Lean In Canada gathered together to hear guest speaker, Carrie Gallant, talk about the 5 C’s to negotiate authentically on a Thursday afternoon in June.This topic is extremely important for women because most women are afraid of negotiating, and are 2.5 times more likely to feel anxious about it than men.  Here […]

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Event Roundup: Toronto, Lean In To Your Financial Future

Event Roundup: Toronto, Lean In To Your Financial Future

“It’s pretty incredible to look at a roomful of 300 women and know we’re all here to talk about money.” – Jennifer Hollett   A couple weeks ago, I MC’d Lean In To Your Financial Future, a panel discussion featuring Jackie Porter (Financial Planner at Carte Wealth Management), Jennifer Reynolds(President & CEO of Toronto Financial Services Alliance), Laura Reinholz (Director at BMO […]

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Member Spotlight – Carrie Gurza

Member Spotlight – Carrie Gurza

Tell us a bit about what you do, and what do you enjoy most about it? I work as a Senior Associate in the commercial real estate investment arm of a pension plan in Toronto. I started out running spreadsheets and crunching numbers to help support +$50 million real estate investment decisions just over six […]

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Event Roundup: Strategies to Build Your Financial Wealth

Event Roundup: Strategies to Build Your Financial Wealth

On Thursday, April 26, the Vancouver Chapter of Lean In Canada arrived at Creekside Community Centre to hear the witty, Toronto Maple Leafs fan, Jacoline Lowen, UBS (Canada) Director of Wealth Management and columnist for The Globe and Mail, share strategies to build financial wealth.   Jacoline kicked off the night with her inspirational immigrant story. […]

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