Robert Tintinalli BMO’s Tony Tintinalli recognized on Crain’s Chicago Notable LGBTQ Executives list

 

Diversity and inclusion

Written by Ishita Walia, Corporate Communication Manager in Chicago, IL. Ishita has been a part of the communications team at BMO for almost two years and enjoys traveling and cooking in her spare time. Crain’s Chicago Business has recognized Tony Tintinalli, Regional president, Chicago North region, on their Chicago’s Notable LGBTQ Executives list. Tony was […]

Brenda Pino with DEI award BMO Harris Bank scores 100 on Disability Equality Index

 

Diversity and inclusion

Written by Ishita Walia, Corporate Communication Manager in Chicago, IL. Ishita has been a part of the communications team at BMO for almost two years and enjoys traveling and cooking in her spare time. BMO Harris Bank received a score of 100 on the Disability Equality Index (DEI) – an annual, national, transparent benchmarking tool […]

BMO’s Ann Marie Wright and Tracie Morris recognized on the Most Influential Women in Corporate America 2019 list

 

BMO for Women, Diversity and inclusion

Written by Ishita Walia, Corporate Communication Manager in Chicago, IL. Ishita has been a part of the communications team at BMO for almost two years and enjoys traveling and cooking in her spare time. Today, Savoy, a magazine that showcases, accelerates and drives positive dialogue on and about the African American community, announced its 2019 […]

Lifting Each Other Up through Inclusion

 

Diversity and inclusion

At BMO, we say diversity and inclusion are in our DNA. Being inclusive comes naturally to us, because we know it’s a competitive advantage. Diverse teams are more innovative and better reflect our customers, so we can anticipate their needs more effectively. In this video, you’ll meet the team from our New York office. Although […]

Two women working together BMO Harris Bank ranked one of Forbes 2019 Best Employers for Women

 

BMO for Women, Diversity and inclusion

BMO Harris Bank has been recognized by Forbes Magazine as one of America’s Best Employers for Women in 2019. The list was compiled by surveying 60,000 U.S. employees – including more than 40,000 women – working for companies employing at least 1,000 people. As an industry leader in fostering diversity and inclusion, and an organization […]

Committing to our communities through actions large and small

 

BMO for Women, Diversity and inclusion

Written by Marisa Coulter, a BMO Corporate Communications Manager in Chicago, IL. In her spare time, Marisa enjoys traveling and rock climbing. On June 28, 2019, almost 1,000 people gathered at the Wisconsin Center in downtown Milwaukee to celebrate and honor the Milwaukee Business Journal’s 2019 Women of Influence award honorees. Our very own Raquel […]

Regardless of your gender identity or expression, we're here to help. BMO’s Gender Pronoun Initiative

 

Diversity and inclusion

“A wrong pronoun here and there might not seem like a big deal, but imagine that each time someone is misgendered, they receive a brick to carry,” says Kei Sista, Expense Analyst at BMO. “By the end of the day, they are exhausted under the weight of all those bricks.” In 2017, BMO customer service […]

Women Deliver Conference Shines Light on Women’s Economic Empowerment

 

BMO for Women, Diversity and inclusion

On June 3-6 2019, Vancouver acted as the first-ever North American host to Women Deliver 2019, the world’s largest gathering on gender equality and the health, rights and wellbeing of girls and women. Women Deliver brought together world leaders, influencers, innovators and change-makers. The conference this year shone a light on the issue of power […]

Travis Kirton “Everything is Possible”: Building Relationships with Indigenous Employees and Communities

 

Diversity and inclusion, Indigenous banking

Marc Kilchling, an Associate Private Banker with BMO Private Wealth in Toronto who is also a proud member of Wiikwemikoong Unceded Territory, recently interviewed Manitoban commercial banker Travis Kirton, a proud member of the Métis Nation, about his life and career.  As a young child, Travis Kirton split his time between his grandparents’ farm in […]

Two women smiling A Proud History of LGBTQ2+ Support

 

Community giving, Diversity and inclusion

1969 was a historical year for gay rights in Canada and the United States. In the U.S., the Stonewall riots helped kick off the gay liberation movement. Meanwhile, in Canada, homosexuality was decriminalized. These were landmark moments in a fight for equality that continues until this day. This year, as we mark the 50th anniversary […]

BMO Launches Canadian Veterans Advisory Council

 

Diversity and inclusion

In April 2019, BMO launched our newest Employee Resource Group (ERG): the Canadian Veterans Advisory Council (VAC). Like its U.S. counterpart, the group aims to support, develop and promote the unique talents of our military veteran employees. VAC offers assistance and training, as well as help in building networks, preserving social memory and celebrating the […]

Day of Pink 2019 BMO Celebrates the International Day of Pink

 

Diversity and inclusion

Every year on the International Day of Pink, millions of people around the world wear pink to unite in celebrating diversity and raising awareness to stop homophobia, transphobia, transmisogyny, anti-LGBTQ bullying and discrimination. At BMO, Day of Pink is also a chance to listen to and learn from the experiences, perspectives and backgrounds of our […]

International Women's Day International Women’s Day Discussion on Economic Empowerment for Women Entrepreneurs

 

BMO for Women, Diversity and inclusion

The future depends on more women participating in the workforce. Research shows that companies with higher representation of women in executive leadership tend to outperform in terms of competitiveness and financial performance.  So it’s important for women at all stages in their professional lives to see themselves reflected in boardrooms, executive positions and other leadership […]

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