About Women’s Leadership Coach Eleanor Beaton
About Eleanor Beaton
Eleanor Beaton is an award-winning journalist and podcast host, keynote speaker and women's leadership development mentor.
She serves as Chair of the Visiting Women's Executive Exchange Program at the Yale School of Management. In 2017, she won the prestigious Profiles in Diversity "Women Worth Watching" Award for her work promoting diversity and inclusion. Previous recipients of this award include luminaries such as General Motors' CEO Mary Barra, Xerox CEO Ursula Burns and advocate/actress Geena Davis.
As a coach, consultant and advisor, Eleanor has been privileged to serve some of the country's most recognized women leaders, including Arlene Dickinson, star of CBC's hit show Dragon's Den and former Canadian First Lady Margaret Trudeau.
In 2017 she was a finalist for one of Canada's most prestigious literary awards, the National Business Book Award, for her collaboration with former Home Depot Canada CEO Annette Verschuren on Bet On Me: A Guide to Succeeding in Business and in Life. She is a 2017 finalist for a National Magazine Award for her column on women's leadership, The XX Factor.
Through her keynotes, live events and training programs, Eleanor helps ambitious professional women and business owners develop the confidence, presence, political savvy and influence they need to smash the glass ceiling and take their seats at the tables where the big deals and big decisions are made.
An international keynote speaker, Eleanor has presented at conferences whose rosters include such notables as former US Secretary of State Hilary Rodham Clinton, Oscar-nominated actress Taraji P. Henson and 23andMe Inc. co-founder Anne Wojcicki.
To enquire about working privately with Eleanor, or to hire her as a keynote speaker or event MC, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information, or phone us at 902.792.1850 x3.