Committee Objectives:

  • To plan and execute the Businesswoman of the Year Awards Nomination Process
  • To work in partnership with the BYA Gala Committee

Chair:

Hiba Kukaswadia
Finance Business Lead
Joule Inc.
hiba.kukaswadia@gmail.com

Vice Chair:

Becky Drummond, CPA, CFE
Manager, Development Accounting
Dream Unlimited
beckydrummond.12@gmail.com

Committee Members

Ashley Somchanh
Social Media Coordinator, PwC
https://www.pwc.com/

Amy Barker, BA, BSSc
Account Executive, Sun Life Financial
https://www.sunlife.ca/

Robin Bowyer
Business Wealth Advisor, TD Wealth
https://www.td.com/

Kathryn Craner
Associate, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG)
https://www.blg.com/

Lily Hou
Senior Associate, PwC
https://www.pwc.com/

What We Do:

  • Responsible for opening and promoting the nominations for the BYAs
  • Coordinate the composition of five Selection Committees.
  • Perform Conflict of Interest checks for nominees
  • Select the 12 Finalists and confidentially inform them of their selection
  • The committee works with the Marketing & Communications Committee to develop a social media campaign to bring in Nominations for the Awards

BYA Nominations Committee Meetings:

WHEN: Last Wednesday of the Month

WHERE: PwC, 99 Bank Street, Unit 710

TIME: 12:00 – 1:00 pm

Requirements to Join:

A great attitude and you must be looking to have fun! We have several roles available on our committee and sub-committees.