Bridging the Gender Power Gap

By Elevating Women in the Leadership Pipeline

1 in 3 Women

have considered leaving the workforce or downshifting their careers because of COVID-19

-- Women in the Workplace 2020 (McKinsey)

WNORTH is determined to change that.

Established in 2015 to give voice, solutions and tangible actions to women on their leadership journey. WNORTH is the only organization dedicated to the development of women mid-career on a trajectory towards senior executive leadership. WNORTH connects top female business leaders in corporate, public and entrepreneurial sectors through The Members’ Club (application-based membership) which provides a 100% Virtual forum for online content and development opportunities including workshops, leadership masterminds, events and courses and an annual Conference.

What We Do

The Members Club

The Members’ Club at WNORTH connects you with other accomplished and driven leaders and grants you access to exclusive virtual experiences and digital forums. Benefit from monthly workshops, one-of-a-kind Leadership Masterminds and interviews with special guests who are changing the face of business, turning connections into results.

The Doors to the Members Club at WNORTH are currently closed, be sure to join the waitlist!

Monthly Events

Every month, we host workshops inside of The Members Club at WNORTH. Past topics range from “The Power of Storytelling and Your Personal Brand” to “Quiet Leadership” and “Driving leadership effectiveness in the new world of remote working and collaboration.”

Leadership 360 Course

A virtual 6-Module, self guided course specifically designed for women in management positions and scaling entrepreneurs who are looking to elevate their leadership abilities with tangible and relevant skills for today’s workplace. Intake starting now!

Energetic Time Management Mastermind

Heading back to the office and school in September doesn’t have to be overwhelming. Would you like to get more done in less time with energy left over? Join this exclusive Mastermind Group and discover how high-performing women are controlling their time without sacrificing their needs.  This six-week program will introduce you to a transformative and simple-to-implement process that will show you how to set up your week in alignment with how you want to feel. 

PIVOT: Micro-Conference

Presented by CIBC

On May 5-7, WNORTH presented the 2nd Annual PIVOT Micro-Conference “New Horizons” that  addressed the Emotional Labour, Workplace Stress and Burnout facing working women in the workplace right now.

The event includes tangible presentations and engaging networking opportunities to uplift and inspire you to overcome the challenging times that we live in right now. This event is for women-identified professionals and entrepreneurs and the teams who support them.

Leadership Mastermind

An intimate group of women who are looking to connect, build relationships, and grow from their peers. In a bi-weekly 10 week long program, participants meet online via video call. An included program inside of the Mastermind Membership. Next Cohort Starts September 2021. Join the Membership below.


For six years running, the WNORTH Conference has been the go-to Leadership Development Conference for women aiming for, or already on a senior executive leadership track in North America. Held virtually in 2020, the Conference will return to Whistler in Spring 2022.

Journey to C-SUITE

Strong, supported women succeed. We developed this event series in partnership with to connect women on their leadership journey. Stay tuned for our 2021 events.

Past Speakers

Halla Tomassdotir

CEO, The B Team, Presidential Candidate (2016) & TED Speaker, Iceland

Tiffany Dufu

Founder At Cru & Author

Donna Carpenter

President & CEO of Burton

Lara Caimi

Chief Customer and Partner Officer at Service Now

Karlyn Percil

CEO of KDPM Consulting Group INC

Betty Lui

Former Executive Vice Chair at NYSE, Chairman, and CEO at D and Z Media Acquisition Corp

Elizabeth Cronise McLachlan

Author, Becoming Heroines, Founder, The Gaia Project for Women’s Leadership

Chitra Anand

Author, The Greenhouse Approach: Cultivating Deliberate Innovation in Organizations

Shelley Zalis

CEO, The Female Quotient

Esther Wojcicki

Educator, Author: How To Raise Successful People

Hon. Jody Wilson-Raybould, P.C., Q.C., M.P.

Member of Parliament for Vancouver Granville

LaFawn Davis

Group Vice President of Environmental, Social & Governance at

Founding Year
Events & Workshops


WNORTH is a global organization supporting women who are aiming for or already on, a senior executive leadership track and scaling entrepreneurs. We support our community through a global membership platform, The Members’ Club, which connects ambitious and driven leaders through an online membership-portal, virtual workshops and boutique online networking events.

Support Your High Potential Leaders

At WNORTH, we would like to help you design a leadership development strategy that works best for your team and organizational goals. Our programs are uniquely positioned to support women at a variety of levels along their leadership journey. Learn more about our programs, membership, workshops and masterminds below.

Building a Community and Affecting Positive Change

WNORTH's mission is a both bold and simple - we seek to develop more women to leading positions in business, and in doing so, we will elevate the teams they work with, the families they lead and the communities in which they live. WNORTH is committed to achieving this both Locally and Globally. Our global charity of choice is One Girl Can, a Canadian registered charity whose mission is to enhance gender equality through educating girls living in extreme poverty in Africa. 

“WNORTH has been an integral part of my life (especially during the pandemic). It’s a place of community and connectivity with incredible women across various industries and sectors. I found their Leadership Mastermind sessions to be immensely helpful with regards to networking, advice, and learning something new in every session. I highly recommend that anyone who wants to grow and meet some amazing people, signs up to join WNORTH”.
Sarah Shafey (PMP)®, CGEIT
Program Transformation Assurance Senior Manager at PwC Canada