Co-Founder & CEO at WNORTH
Heather Odendaal an accomplished entrepreneur, brand builder and event producer whose experience in corporate environments inspired her to create and co-found WNORTH, a global organization dedicated to the development of women mid-career on a trajectory towards senior executive leadership. Prior to launching her organization, Heather was employed as a sales executive for a Fortune 500 company.
Heather has been recognized in BizBash's 2020 roundup of Canada's Most Influential Event Pros and as a nominee for the 2021 YWCA Women of Distinction Awards. She is consistently featured in a variety of top tier publications and podcasts, and sits on the Forbes Business Council. Heather currently resides in Whistler, BC, and is a Director on the board of the Whistler Chamber of Commerce. In her spare time, you can find her judging local food & wine festivals, and skiing with her husband and two children.