Category: BMO for Women

BMO for Women recognizes the achievements of women leaders who are excelling in their business and making an impact in their communities. By honouring women who are successful entrepreneurs, philanthropists or innovators, BMO for Women nurtures and inspires the next generation of exceptional women leaders.


Forbes ranks BMO one of America’s Best Employers for Women in 2020

 

BMO for Women, Diversity and inclusion

For the second consecutive year, BMO Harris Bank has been recognized by Forbes Magazine as one of America’s Best Employers for Women. The selection is based on an independent survey from a sample of more than 75,000 U.S. employees working for companies employing at least 1,000 people in their U.S. operations. Survey questions are related […]

WMN Fintech event 1871 and BMO Harris Bank announce WMN•FINtech program participants

 

BMO for Women, Diversity and inclusion

In April 2020, BMO Harris Bank and 1871 announced a nationwide call for women entrepreneurs to apply for WMN•FINtech, a mentoring program for women-led startups. We are now proud to announce the five participating companies selected to join WMN•FINtech on June 15, 2020. Of the startups that applied to the program, ten semifinalists were invited […]

WMN Fintech and BMO logos BMO Harris Bank and 1871 Launch WMN•FINtech, Women’s Fintech Mentoring Program

 

BMO for Women

Earlier this week, BMO Harris Bank and 1871 announced a nationwide call for women entrepreneurs to apply for WMN•FINtech, a mentoring program for women-led startups. This is an evolution of the BMO Harris/1871 Innovation program, and marks the first time BMO and 1871 have partnered on a women-focused program. Currently, there is a significant gender […]

A little girl signs up for the position of treasurer BMO changing the conversation about women and finances

 

BMO for Women

Launching on International Women’s Day (March 8), BMO’s new campaign targets financial stereotypes for girls, for women, and for their financial futures. The centerpiece of this campaign is the story of Jane. As she grows up, Jane’s confidence about money is shaped by stereotypical messaging that continues to exist in society, media and even how […]

Girls participating in a BMO Harris event for International Women's Day Kicking off International Women’s Day with the Chicago Bulls

 

BMO for Women

To celebrate International Women’s Day, BMO Harris Bank and the Chicago Bulls invited student athletes from Trinity High School’s girls basketball team in River Forest, Illinois and the Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana to a special event featuring women who lead in sports. Held at the United Center, the event featured a […]

American Banker names Team BMO “Most Powerful Women in Banking & Finance” for 10th consecutive year

 

BMO for Women

For an unprecedented 10th year in a row, American Banker magazine has named BMO’s team of female leaders the “Most Powerful Women in Banking and Finance,” recognizing them for their professional achievements and their impact on the banking and financial services industry. To top off a decade of wins, this year, Ernie Johannson, Group Head, […]