20 episodes

Leadership isn't just about titles – it's about making a lasting impact.Welcome to 'Voices of Leadership', the podcast that shines a spotlight on the remarkable women of the International Women’s Forum,  who are reshaping industries, defying norms, and being instigators of change.Each episode is a candid conversation with women leaders from across a variety of industries and sectors. As we delve into their stories, our guests will share their insights, wisdom and experiences as they recount their successes, pivotal moments that have defined their careers, their thoughts on leadership and so much more. But it's not just about triumphs; we're also here to discuss the challenges that have tested them and the strategies they've employed to overcome them. Through these conversations, we aim to ignite a fire of inspiration within you. Whether you're a budding leader, a seasoned executive, or simply someone with a passion for growth. The IWF is a global network of over 8,000 leaders from over 30 nations that connects women leaders in support of each other and the common mission of advancing women’s leadership and equality worldwide.

Voices of Leadership: Insights and Inspirations from Women Leaders Bespoke Projects

    • Business

Leadership isn't just about titles – it's about making a lasting impact.Welcome to 'Voices of Leadership', the podcast that shines a spotlight on the remarkable women of the International Women’s Forum,  who are reshaping industries, defying norms, and being instigators of change.Each episode is a candid conversation with women leaders from across a variety of industries and sectors. As we delve into their stories, our guests will share their insights, wisdom and experiences as they recount their successes, pivotal moments that have defined their careers, their thoughts on leadership and so much more. But it's not just about triumphs; we're also here to discuss the challenges that have tested them and the strategies they've employed to overcome them. Through these conversations, we aim to ignite a fire of inspiration within you. Whether you're a budding leader, a seasoned executive, or simply someone with a passion for growth. The IWF is a global network of over 8,000 leaders from over 30 nations that connects women leaders in support of each other and the common mission of advancing women’s leadership and equality worldwide.

    Pioneering Sustainable Design: Vivian Manasc on Green Building Movements, Design Collaboration, and Leadership in Architecture

    Pioneering Sustainable Design: Vivian Manasc on Green Building Movements, Design Collaboration, and Leadership in Architecture

    On today’s episode, we talk with Vivian Manasc, an architect and pioneer in the green building movement. She is the Founding Principal at Reimagine, an architectural firm dedicated to collaboration, joy, creativity, and sustainability.We explore Vivian's passion for sustainable design, her philosophy of optimism, and her unwavering dedication to fostering environments where community and creativity flourish. We also talk about how our Grandmothers were right. Connect with Vivian:LinkedInWebsi...

    • 40 min
    Cultivating an Entrepreneurial Spirit: Camelia Nunez on Curiosity, Innovation, Continuous Education and the Future of Work

    Cultivating an Entrepreneurial Spirit: Camelia Nunez on Curiosity, Innovation, Continuous Education and the Future of Work

    In today's episode, we talk with Camelia Nunez, a self-proclaimed "profpreneur" who blends her entrepreneurial spirit with a deep passion for education. We talk about why she believes building a culture of curiosity and continuous learning around education is important and how it will affect how we live, learn and work. Camelia shares her experiences growing up in Romania, witnessing life before and after the revolution, and moving to Canada as a teenager to complete her education.Start...

    • 44 min
    AI Meets Curiosity: A Conversation with Mardi Witzel About AI Innovation, Leadership and Governance

    AI Meets Curiosity: A Conversation with Mardi Witzel About AI Innovation, Leadership and Governance

    On today's episode, we talk with Mardi Witzel, CEO and co-founder of PolyML, an advanced AI and machine learning company. Mardi is also a leader in AI governance, serving on the Digital Governance Council’s AI Ethics Advisory Panel and contributing her expertise to the Province of Ontario’s AI Expert Working Group.Mardi explains PolyML's innovative intersection of data analytics and AI to improve manufacturing. Learn how this horizontal technology is revolutionizing the auto parts sector, enh...

    • 49 min
    The Storyteller's Guide to Leadership Transitions with Jane Halford

    The Storyteller's Guide to Leadership Transitions with Jane Halford

    On today's episode, we talk with Jane Halford, founder of Halford Consulting. Jane is passionate about the power of storytelling and how it shapes leadership. She candidly shares her personal experience of overcoming workplace bullying as a CEO, and how she transformed her challenges into a powerful message. Jane also delves into her extensive expertise in leadership and transition, emphasizing the crucial role of preparedness in navigating change and driving success for businesses of all siz...

    • 43 min
    Bridging Industries: Melissa Durrell on Leadership, Entrepreneurship, Communications, Journalism and Politics

    Bridging Industries: Melissa Durrell on Leadership, Entrepreneurship, Communications, Journalism and Politics

    In this episode, we have the pleasure of speaking with Melissa Durrell, the CEO and Chief Strategist of Durrell Communications, and a partner with Roseview Global Incubator. Melissa's diverse background includes successful careers in politics, award-winning Canadian broadcast journalism, and her current work with international entrepreneurs looking to establish and grow their companies in Canada.Join us as Melissa shares invaluable insights on the value of listening and the power of storytell...

    • 39 min
    Philanthropic Innovation and Pioneering New Paths in Giving with Rose Greensides

    Philanthropic Innovation and Pioneering New Paths in Giving with Rose Greensides

    In today's episode, we talk with Rose Greensides, the Executive Director at Social Venture Partners (SVP). SVP is a unique partnership that brings together the time, talent, and funding from the community to support the nonprofit sector. Rose shares some inspiring stories about how SVP has helped several local organizations in the Waterloo Region. You'll be amazed at what SVP has been able to achieve through its community-driven approach.In addition to discussing SVP's work, we also delve int...

    • 36 min

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