CEOs commit to gender parity through Minerva BC’s Diversity Pledge
On November 17th, 2015, Minerva released a report called the Face of Leadership™ BC Score Card. It measured gender diversity in leadership amongst the 28 largest companies in BC (by revenue).
That morning, 11 of the 28 CEOs publicly signed our gender diversity pledge – in the company of alumnae from our Learning to Lead™ program for Grade 11 girls. On November 18th, we invited all business in BC to join them. In 2018, we now have over 25 CEO pledge signatories (and growing). We encourage your company to download and sign the pledge.
CEOs that have signed the pledge include:
Jim Pattison, Chairman and CEO, The Jim Pattison Group
Ron Wilson, President and COO, Best Buy Canada
Jim Lightbody, President and CEO, British Columbia Lottery Corporation
Don Kayne, President and CEO, Canfor Corporation
David Garofalo, President and CEO, Goldcorp Inc.
Sandra Stuart, President and CEO, HSBC Bank Canada
Mark Blucher, (Former) President and CEO, ICBC
Jan Grude, (Former) President and CEO, Pacific Blue Cross
Dianne Doyle, (Former) President and CEO, Providence Health Care
Don Lindsay, President and CEO, Teck Resources
Darren Entwistle, President and CEO, TELUS
Tamara Vrooman, President and CEO, Vancity
Brad Thorlakson, President and CEO, Tolko Industries
Walter Pela, Regional Managing Partner, KPMG
Ravi Saligram, CEO, Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers
Scott A. Thomson, President and CEO, Corix
Chris O’Riley, President and CEO, BC Hydro
David Redfern, Vice President and General Manager, Greater Vancouver Market & Western Canada Aggregates, Lafarge
Rick Perreault, CEO, Unbounce
Chris Catliff, President and CEO, BlueShore Financial
Scott Thomson, President and CEO, Finning International Inc.
Sue Paish, CEO, (Former) LifeLabs Medical Laboratories
Kent Bowie, CEO, Metrie
Doce Tomic, CEO, Credential Financial Inc.
Paul Mochrie, Deputy City Manager, City of Vancouver
Launi Skinner, CEO, First West Credit Union
Craig Richmond, CEO, Vancouver Airport Authority
To learn more about The Face of Leadership™ Diversity Pledge please contact Tina Strehlke at firstname.lastname@example.org or 604-683-7635 ext. 232.