The International Women’s Forum of Montréal will launch a new Thought Leadership Conference initiative titled “CONTINUUM” on Wednesday, February 10, 2016. The conference is the first edition in the CONTINUUM series. CONTINUUM 2016 will explore the scientific, economic and social impacts of climate change. The context for the event is
IWF Chicago CEO Dorri McWhorter was featured on this month’s cover of FW Magazine for a profile story on her leadership as CEO of YWCA in the metropolitan area, and her trajectory to success. The story recognized McWhorter’s accomplishments in creating opportunities such as the YWCA of Metropolitan Chicago’s Developing
IWF Maine member the Honorable Leigh Saufley – the first female Chief Justice of the Maine Supreme Judicial Court – has been reappointed to her third term as head of Maine’s judicial branch. Maine Governor Paul LePage said this upon her reappointment, “The highest standards of integrity both professionally and
The 2015 IWF World Leadership Conference in Boston in October 2015, Transforming Tomorrow Today, convened women who are the world’s leading architects, advocates, catalysts, and pioneers of change – the women who are re-drawing the map for how we’ll live, work, produce, and maintain healthy communities in the coming years.
Cynthia Hansen of IWF Canada, Senior Vice President, Operations, Enbridge Pipelines Inc. was honored as part of the annual Catalyst Canada Honours Champions Awards. To view her full profile from Catalyst.org click here. Enbridge operates the world’s longest and most complex crude oil and liquids transportation system, with approximately 16,892
Andrea Wilkis Wilson, of the New York Women’s Forum, was recognized by the New York Business Journal as a 2016 Women of Influence honoree. As part of the honors, New York Business Journal is featuring interviews with some of the 79 honorees and they recently interviewed Wilson to begin the
IWF President Teresa V-F Weintraub, recently began a new professional venture with Merrill Lynch, forming a new wealth management team in the Coral Gables office. Weintraub formerly served as CEO and President of Fiduciary Trust International of the South before assuming her new leadership role. Upon the announcement, Merrill Lynch
Past IWF President and IWF Texas member Jane Macon will receive the International Citizen of the Year Award from the World Affairs Council of San Antonio on Feb. 25th, 2016. Macon served as President of the International Women’s Forum from 1987-1989. She was the first female San Antonio city attorney