Independent Mortgage Brokers Association of Ontario
As someone who has made it to the heights of her profession – serving as executive director for the IMBA and a board member for the CMBA – Tannis Brissett is well placed to comment on how women in the industry can achieve leadership positions.
“As a female business professional in a male-dominated industry, you can find yourself in situations where we feel we have to adapt,” she says. “I believe remaining true to yourself and finding your own voice is key. Women have a natural common sense, keen intuition and a great ability to focus on people – these traits set us apart as leaders.”