The Power of Principle: Fearless (as possible) on the rocky road to ethical leadership
Denise Donlon knows that no matter what you do, you have an opportunity to build a legacy, both personally and professionally. She will inspire your team with business, career and celebrity stories told with wit, empathy and zeal for the bottom line. She will illustrate why doing the right thing is the best thing for business, by engaging your customers and community, and making a positive contribution.
If Darwin was a CEO: Lessons learned from the music business meltdown
Denise Donlon became president of Sony Music Canada precisely at the moment the recording industry began to reel from massive digital disruption. Her observations from the frontlines of an industry under fire, told with insight, humour and a dash of celebrity, illustrate why agile adaptation in the face of rapid change is the only way to evolve and survive in any business.
Backwards in High Heels: The trials and triumphs of lady leadership
We know the numbers. Women remain woefully underrepresented on boards, in politics and as CEO’s. Denise Donlon’s expansive executive experience in the cultural industries has furnished her with unique insights on female power in the workplace; how to get it, how to wield it, and how to honour your authentic self even when you lose it.
Walt Grealis Special Achievement Award