Special Events





Includes 3 course meal, Networking, Keynote and 3 Inspirational Speakers!

Emcee Billie Jo Ross from CHFM



Keynote sponsored by

Twilla Nicolson
Tel:  403-410-2290 ext. 5015


CBWN is excited to announce MICHELLE GAYSE LEADER, Content Creator @ Leader Production Services Inc. will sharing her stories and talking about: “It’s YOUR time!”
She will share about how females are poised to take the lead on so many different fronts, starting here and now! She is known for her ambition, courage and strength and we are looking forward to hearing more about this through her stories.

If Michelle looks familiar, it is because she used to grace your TV screen! You may recognize her from CFCN Calgary where she worked alongside journalistic greats in the field covering stories and delivering the news to loyal viewers. Born and raised in Calgary, Michelle graduated with Honours from SAIT, working in TV stations across the west as an Anchor, Producer and Reporter before coming home.
In 2000, she took on a new challenge teaming up with her husband to launch a video production company www.leaderproductions.com. Projects include filming around the world with Oprah, Dr. Phil and House Hunters International. They also collaborate with corporate clients like Netflix, HBO, National Geographic, global consulting giant McKinsey and Company, Enbridge Pipelines and ATB Financial. Michelle has been recognized for her writing, producing and voice over work by highly respected organizations including the Houston International Film Festival.

As Vice Chair of the Alberta Media Production Industries Association www.ampia.org, Michelle is an advocate for Producers and growing the province’s award winning Screen Industry.

Learn more about Michelle when you attend this inspiring event. Register now at https://cbwncalgary.com/events/luncheon-dates/

You can find out more about Michelle Gayse Leader on LinkedIn, Instagram and Facebook (Leader Production Services).

Three Inspirational Speakers


CBWN is super excited to share with you one of our three general speakers for our International Women’s Day Celebration Event March 11th. These women have some awesome achievements to share and will be doing that through the telling of their stories! We all know how much we learn and are engaged through story telling!


Ramona Kossowan of Healthy Fit


She will be speaking about Becoming Your Own Passion Project and Showing up in Life as Your Best Self!



Rose Simard -Bachand

She will be speaking about How to Grow Through What You Go Through: 3 Creative Skills to Reinvent Yourself at Any Stage of Life



Cari Frame

Cari Frame, ACC, CPCC – Soulful Empowerment Coach @ Empowered Wellness
She will be speaking about The Power of the Stories You Tell Yourself – One Woman’s Journey from Victim to Survivor!
Website: cariframe.com

For more info, to register and pay go to:









During our December 4th Luncheon, we will be holding a jewelry drive for Gems for Gems
Bring your gently-used jewelry to that meeting






CBWN Charity 18 Hole Golf Tournament, Dinner and

Style Fashion Debut!

In support of Gems for Gems


Thank you to everyone, we raised over $3100 for Gems!  See you next year!


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