Why I chose WIB: I fell in love with RCWIB at the very first Women’s Leadership Symposium (WLS), where I was inspired by all the successful businesswomen. I became involved with the executive team the following year as VP Administration because I feel our organization is essential in the Rotman Commerce community. Now, as President, I aim to make sure each student attending one of our events feels how I did at my first WLS.
Interests: In my spare time I enjoy bike riding, reading, skiing, and volunteering.
Finance & Economics Specialist
Why I chose WIB: RCWIB allows me to meet many unbelievable female leaders who have amazing personalities, who are enthusiastic about what they do,and whom I believe I will learn lots from. RCWIB gives many proactive young women the platform to excel their skills and have their voices heard. Personally, being the VP of Administration advances my leadership and team-building skills within the organization in a challenging but rewarding way.
Interests: Besides school, I am a very active person who enjoys doing Muay Thai during my free time. I like to push myself to new limits because I don’t believe putting a ceiling on myself. I love music, singing allows me to release myself and just be free.
Why I chose WIB: I chose RCWIB because I think its important to acknowledge and support the fact that women in business is an ever-growing trend in the business world and we need to fully embrace it – starting with empowering emerging leaders in the Rotman Commerce program.
Interests: Playing Volleyball, Travelling and spending time with family and friends!
Why I chose WIB: It’s a group where I am surrounded with like-minded women who are not only passionate about their careers, but how they live life every single day. We are competitive in our own way, and each one of us is special and pursuing what we want to, not by society’s standards
Interests: Figure skating, tea, classical music, European football
Why I chose WIB: In the beginning, I wanted to join WIB because everything about WIB is so pretty. Later, I found my passion for WIB as I believe that a strong group of women is capable to make an impact that changes the community we are in.
Interests: I love water sports. From paddling, kayaking, windsurfing, sailing to wake boarding and scuba diving, I cant imagine not living somewhere near the coast. I am currently a paddler for New College dragonboat team. I love this national championship team and we wrote history this summer 2011 by winning second place in Center Island International dragonboat festival!
Why I chose WIB: In my first year, I attended the first Women’s Leadership Symposium hosted by WIB. I instantly fell in love with the Conference and the student group. I decided I would join the organizing committee next year to be able to be part of such a unique organization. So I joined the organizing committee for WLS and this year I became the Co-Chair of the Women’s Leadership Symposium Conference. RCWIB has given me an amazing opportunity to network with professional women from different industries. It also allows me to support my fellow Commerce students by giving them valuable networking and professional development opportunities. Women in Business inspires students through various events to catch their dreams and excel in the pursuit of their future career. This is why WIB is such a crucial group in the Rotman Commerce community and I am proud to be a part of it.
Interests: I love dancing! I have tried many styles over the years such as Ballet, Contemporary, Jazz, Sevillanas, Salsa, Argentine Tango, etc. But my favorite would be Belly dancing! I have been doing it for 10 years now. Apart from dancing, I am also interested in paddling. Right now I am part of the Rotman Commerce Liquid Assets Dragon boat team. This year we won first place at the Centre Island International Dragon boat festival.
Why I chose WIB: I chose to join RCWIB because I feel that it is a necessary student organization within the Rotman Commerce community. With approximately half the population of Rotman Commerce being females, RCWIB effectively caters to their needs by inspiring young women through various events. Students who are looking for career directions or networking opportunities that are not apart from the 3 specialization streams can definitely find the support they need here. I also appreciate the friendships the support that I have found through fellow members and alumni. RCWIB has also given me many different opportunities to learn from various professional women who have willingly devoted their time to share their experiences. Mainly, I want to be a part of RCWIB because I know that this student organization has and will continue to strongly influence and support students within its community and beyond.
Interests: I would love to work in the fast-paced advertising industry. However, my interests also expand to public relations and special events. I enjoy reading historical fiction novels in my spare time and volunteering my time to charities. Also, I love any type of water activity such as sailing, swimming or canoeing. Ultimately, my dream would be to travel the world, and spend at least one month in each country.
Why I chose WIB: I was first introduced to WIB in my first year by my sorority sisters Jordana Greenberg (founder and past president) and Ksenija Stupar (current president). I began as a First-Year intern, and I enjoyed being involved with WIB so much that I applied to be one of the two Co-Directors of Marketing for the 2011-2012 year. RCWIB is an amazing organization that has experienced so much success in such a short period of time, and I can’t wait to be a part of its exciting future!
Interests: Marketing, social media, travelling, reading, fashion & beauty.
Why I chose WIB: I attended the 2011 Women’s Leadership Symposium, my first RCWIB event. I was struck by the dedication, talent and level of support shown by the RCWIB team. I believe that RCWIB is necessary student group for the Rotman Commerce student community because it provides value to every student. I chose WIB because I believe in its mission and its goals and I am happy to be a part of such a great organization!.
Interests: Music, movies, current affairs, travelling, fashion and volunteering.