Discussing Philanthropy with Marvi Ricker

Discussing Philanthropy with Marvi Ricker

In this episode, Kathleen discusses philanthropy with Marvi Ricker, Vice-President and Managing Director, BMO Wealth Management. Kathleen Burns Kingsbury is a wealth psychology expert, founder of KBK Wealth Connection, host of the Breaking Money Silence® podcast, and the author of several books including How to Give Financial Advice to Women, How to Give Financial Advice to Couples, and Breaking Money Silence®. For more information, www.breakingmoneysilence.com.  
Women Entrepreneurs: Risk Aware and Innovative

Women Entrepreneurs: Risk Aware and Innovative

Janice McDonald and Clare Beckton, co-authors of the 2016 report entitled A Force to Reckon With: Women Entrepreneurs and Risk, and the 2018 report entitled Everywhere, Every Day Innovating: Women Entrepreneurs and Innovation discuss how they became passionate about the topics of risk and innovation among women entrepreneurs, what they learned through the process of their research, and why this research is important. Kathleen Burns Kingsbury is a wealth psychology expert, founder of KBK Wealth...
Lifelong Learning and Giving with Dr. Brenda Milner

Lifelong Learning and Giving with Dr. Brenda Milner

Dr. Brenda Milner, a 98-year-old full-time lecturer at McGill University, researcher at the Montreal Neurological Institute, and founder of the Brenda Milner Foundation joins Kathleen to talk about what led her to being a pioneering woman in her field, what drove her to start her foundation, and what the BMO Celebrating Women honour means to her. Kathleen Burns Kingsbury is a wealth psychology expert, founder of KBK Wealth Connection, host of the Breaking Money Silence® podcast, and the author...
From Classrooms to Cranberries – Evelyn Ernst Discusses Her Career Transition and Trajectory

From Classrooms to Cranberries – Evelyn Ernst Discusses Her Career Transition and Trajectory

When a plot of land came up for sale across the street from their home in 1998, BMO Celebrating Women honouree Evelyn Ernst and her husband, David, left their careers behind to start Terra Beata Farms. From its beginnings as a 12-acre cranberry bog to processing fruit from approximately 12 other farms in addition to the original plot, Terra Beata is now a global brand, with its preserves, juices, and berries on store shelves in Canada and China. Kathleen Burns Kingsbury is a wealth psychology...
Our Partners

Our Partners

BMO for Women’s strategic partners and supported organizations provide valuable expertise, leadership, knowledge, and opportunities for women to network and learn. BMO is the founding sponsor of GroYourBiz, an initiative that brings a tactical and proven approach to meeting the needs of women business owners. Through monthly peer advisory Board Meetings, where BMO sits at the table, a collaborative and supportive environment for medium-sized businesses is provided. GrowYourBiz has chapters all...