Catalyst In the News

  • Women on Corporate Boards: Ladies Last

    Catalyst's Increasing Gender Diversity on Boards: Current Index of Formal Approaches is cited in this piece about the frustrating lack of progress in the number women on corporate boards.

    CKGSB, by Bennett Voyles

  • Women on boards: Are quotas really the answer?

    Brande Stellings, JD, Vice President, Corporate Board Services, is quoted mentioning 2013 Catalyst Census: Fortune 500 Women Board Directors in this piece questioning whether legal quotas set by governments are effective solutions for diverse corporate boards.

    Fortune, by Kimberly Weisul

  • 30% Club prepares to launch in Canada

    This article about the Canadian launch of the 30% Club, a global group advocating for more women in senior business roles, mentions working in conjuction with Catalyst and the Catalyst Accord.

    Globe Advisor, by Janet McFarland

  • Giving men space to safely engage in order to tackle the issue of gender gaps in the workplace

    Jeff Barth, Program Director, MARC (Men Advocating Real Change), writes about MARC and why men should care about the issue of gender gap.

    Womanthology, by Jeff Barth

  • Ontario approves measures to promote corporate gender diversity

    Alex Johnston, Executive Director, Catalyst Canada, is quoted in this piece about the Ontario government's announcement about the new approved rule for public ompanies designed to encourage greater representation of women on corporate boards and among senior management.

    Investment Executive, by James Langton

  • The 30% Club, championing female business leaders, to launch in Canada

    Catalyst and the Catalyst Accord is mentioned in this piece about the Canadian launch of the 30% Club, a global group advocating for more women in senior business roles.

    The Globe and Mail, by Janet McFarland

  • Increasing Gender Diversity in Corporate Leadership

    This piece about Ontario's action to increase the number of women in high-ranking positions in the workforce by approving securities law rule amendments cites 2013 Catalyst Census: Financial Post 500 Women Board Directors and quotes Alex Johnston, Executive Director, Catalyst Canada.

    Peterborough Chamber of Commerce

  • BMO to Boost Credit to Women Business Owners by Up to $2 Billion

    This piece about BMO  making an additional $2 billion in credit available to women-owned businesses across Canada over the next three years mentions Catalyst's The Bottom Line: Corporate Performance and Women's Representation on Boards.


  • A Growing Community for Women is Emerging in Vancouver's Tech Industry

    This article about the growth of job opportunities in Vancouver's tech industry mentions Catalyst's High Potentials in Tech- Intensive Industries: The Gender Divide in Business Roles.

    Vancity Buzz, by Simran Singh