Women in Radio – The Path Forward: A Trailblazers Discussion

10:45 AM - 11:30 AM, Harbour Ballroom A

(Moderator: Reshmi Nair) There is significant work to be done to create work models and talent strategies to support and retain women in order to ensure a successful future.  The discussion points are many: Opportunities to challenge ourselves to increase momentum in supporting women in this business, addressing burnout and promoting wellbeing, creating inclusive environments and the important of representation at all levels and how to make it happen.

Join Reshmi Nair as she leads a panel discussion and idea-sharing session around supporting and retaining female employees, preserving their career paths into leadership roles.

Presented By:


  • Hilary Whyte
    General Manager, Bell Media

  • Janice Smith
    Vice President National Sales , Rogers Sports & Media

  • Julie Adam
    Executive Vice President & General Manager, Universal Music Canada

  • Reshmi Nair
    Host of The Rush, Anchor on CP24 Toronto's Breaking News, Bell Media

  • Susan Marjetti
    General Manager CBC News, Current Affairs and Local English Services, CBC