Invested in Our New Reality
with Shavonne Hasfal-McIntosh
Listen in on stories about companies navigating the unique challenges and opportunities necessary to achieve success. Ottawa is home to some of the country’s fastest-growing companies that have managed to grow through some of the most challenging years to date.
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This dynamic podcast features honest conversations with Ottawa’s entrepreneurs and business owners. Every episode features an intimate one-on-one conversation with a local leader. Guests honestly discuss their experiences, including hardships and triumphs, as they champion their opportunity to Move Ottawa Forward. What’s next? Subscribe and listen in to find out.
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About the host
Shavonne Hasfal-McIntosh is the founder of SHM Consulting, a diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) consultancy designed to help companies implement forward-thinking DEI strategies that lead to transformational change. Shavonne is also the lead DEI consultant at Bright + Early, a small HR consultancy, known for building unique, data-driven and inclusive HR programs, and formally a Senior Lead of Diversity & Belonging at Shopify on a global scale. In addition to her roles at SHM Consulting and Bright + Early, Shavonne serves on the Board of Directors for Invest Ottawa where she acts as the Chair of their Women Founders and Owners Sub-Committee. Shavonne is also a Board Member for Manifesto, The Forum, and on the Advisory Group for Accelerate Her Future.
About the podcast
Invested in Our New Reality is a dynamic podcast where business leaders offer honest observations about navigating our ever-evolving reality. Each episode provides a space for entrepreneurs to speak candidly about the challenges and opportunities they’ve faced, arming listeners with practical advice on how to thrive in the future.
Season 11 of Invested in Our New Reality
For Season 11, we will introduce listeners to some fascinating innovations taking place in Ottawa’s vibrant health technology and life sciences sector. This season is guest hosted by acclaimed national journalist Avis Favaro, who has spent the past four decades covering every kind of issue that impacts the health of Canadians, from the rise of HIV/AIDS through to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Funded in part by the Federal Economic Development Agency of Southern Ontario.