She’s an Established Entrepreneur

An entrepreneur, scientist and engineer, she enjoys working at the interface of business, technology and biology to deliver improved therapies to patients.


She’s a Passionate Philanthropist

Ms. Hayles is the founder and CEO of Black Moms Connection, a global online village and incorporated non-profit providing culturally relevant tools and resources to empower and educate Black mothers.


She’s a Corporate Leader

Julia Taylor’s career spans many years at non-profits, where she has been a role-model, a change-agent and a trailblazer.


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Meet Danae Davis

We have honoured over 180 women with our Celebrating Women program. As part of Black History Month we asked our past honourees a few questions to learn more about them. Danae Davis is currently the Executive Director of Milwaukee Succeeds, a citywide partnership...

Bold(h)er: The Rewards of Risking it All

It’s one thing to take a risk when you’re in trouble, but a different one entirely when everything’s going great. Such was the case with Lisa Elder, the family breadwinner who left an executive position at a prestigious agency to start her company, heads up,...

Holistic Giving Practices

A few thoughts on some of the issues facing women that uniquely influence their planning decisions as indicated in BMO’s Women in Wealth report In 2015, BMO commissioned a report called “Women in Wealth.” The findings of this report indicate that women have made...