Denise Donlon will inspire your team with business and celebrity stories from the executive frontlines of media, music and corporate culture. With wit, empathy and zeal for the bottom line, she illustrates how we can all succeed as impactful leaders and build meaningful personal legacies when we embrace Agility, Inclusivity and the Audacity to do the right thing (even when it’s the hard thing).
Donlon became president of Sony Music Canada precisely at the moment the global recording industry began to implode from massive digital disruption. Her observations and practical perspectives from the frontlines of an industry under fire, told with insight, humor and a dash of celebrity, illustrate why inspired leadership, conscious inclusion and an innovative mindset and are the keys for any company to thrive in the face of turbulence.
We all know the numbers. Women and racialized people are woefully under-represented on boards, in politics and as CEOs. And the pandemic didn’t help – exacerbating the barriers to leadership. Denise Donlon’s vast executive experience as a female business leader in the cultural industries has furnished her with unique insights and extraordinary experiences. She’ll inspire your audience with wit, wisdom and a deeper understanding of the fact that when inclusion is embraced, when equality is an integral part of any company’s culture, we all win.