Heather M. Reisman

Heather M. Reisman, C.M.

Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Indigo Books

Heather Reisman is the founder, Chair and Chief Executive Officer of Indigo.

For the first 16 years of her career Heather was Managing Director of Paradigm Consulting, the strategy and change management firm she co-founded in 1979. Paradigm was the world’s first strategic change consultancy and pioneered many organizational change strategies still in use today.

Heather is a former Governor of McGill University and the Toronto Stock Exchange. She has served on many North American boards. She continues to serve as a Director on the Board of Onex Corporation. She is also a member of the Bilderberg Steering Committee, a geo-political think group. She has been honoured with several awards including The Order of Canada, The WXN Top 100 Most Powerful Women and Financial Times of London Top 50 Women in World Business.

Heather was educated at McGill University. She is also the recipient of Honorary Doctorates from Ryerson University, Wilfred Laurier University, Mount Allison University and St. Francis Xavier University.