2024 Barrie Women Driven

Barrie Women Driven: May 23, 2024

Hosted at the prestigious Automotive Business School of Canada on May 23rd, immerse yourself in an evening dedicated to celebrating the remarkable achievements of women in the automotive industry. Network with fellow leaders, gain invaluable insights from our esteemed panel of industry experts, and discover actionable strategies to propel your career forward. Together, let’s pave the way for greater equity and inclusivity in automotive.
All genders are welcome, making this event the perfect opportunity to bring your whole team together in support of diversity and empowerment. Plus, your ticket purchase proceeds contributes directly to Women Driven scholarships, empowering future generations of leaders. Don’t miss this chance to connect, learn, and make a difference – secure your tickets now for Women Driven Barrie!

Barrie Dealer Host

Christy Fines, General Manager at 400 Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Ltd


Building N- Automotive Business School of Canada Event Space


5:30 PM – 6:30 PM Networking & Cocktail Reception
6:30 PM – 7:00 PM Welcome statements Dinner Served
7:00 PM – 7:30 PM Guest Speaker
7:30 PM – 8:00 PM Automotive Career Panel

 Guest Speaker

Katie Mares, Best Selling Author and CX Expert

As a brand experience expert, TED talk speaker,  and #1 Best Selling Author of CustomHER Experience, Katie knows firsthand the challenges organizations encounter as they strive to design a sustainable and effective CX program tailored for the female consumer. Katie brings to a unique blend of experience, combining her expertise in customer experience, resilience building, and women’s empowerment. Using her experiences as a Chief Inspiration Officer, building company infrastructure, and designing customer experience programs, she is now a leading voice for positive, actionable change in the organizations with which she partners. As a highly sought-after speaker, Katie has inspired audiences around the world to think differently about the female consumer, customer experience, and leadership. She has worked with globally recognized brands, including Volvo, Honda, Celebrity Cruises, and Canada Post.