Heather Reisman Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Husband, Net Worth

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Heather Reisman (Heather Maxine Reisman)

Last Updated: 04 Apr, 2024 | Views: 206

Age: 75

Profession: Business Women

Other Profession(s): Philanthropist

Famous For: Co-founder and past Chair of Kobo

Higher Education: McGill University (BSW)

Net Worth: $3.15 Billion

Heather Reisman Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
28 Aug, 1948 (75 Years 08 Months 22 Days)

Birth Country
Canada

Birth State/Province
Quebec

Birth District
Montreal

Birth Sign
Virgo

Religion
Jewish

Nationalities
Canadian

Heather Reisman Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (Profile/Biography):
On August 28, 1948, Heather Reisman was born in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Born into a Jewish household in Montreal, Quebec, Heather Reisman received her education at McGill University. Mark, Heather Reisman's father, developed real estate; Rose, her mother, ran a clothes store; and Howard, her brother, started Time Systems, a computer company.
Heather Reisman Career: 
Heather Reisman Earlier Career: 

• Heather Reisman began her career as a caseworker in the social work field.
• Afterwards, Heather Reisman changed careers and started working for her brother Howard's business.
Heather Reisman Co-founded Paradigm Consulting: 
• Heather Reisman was a co-founder of Paradigm Consulting and managed the strategic transformation consulting firm until 1995.
• Heather Reisman received an invitation to join Borders Group as a "front-line investor" in 1995. 
Heather Reisman Founded Indigo Books and Music
• Indigo Books and Music is a firm that Heather Reisman created.
• Heather Reisman obtained $25 million from a consortium of investors using the Indigo concept document as a guide.
Heather Reisman Co-founded Kobo Inc.
• Heather Reisman was a co-founder of Kobo Inc. in 2009; two years later, she sold Indigo the majority stake in Kobo to the Japanese company Rakuten for $315 million.
• In 2018, Heather Reisman launched Indigo's US expansion, opening its first location in Short Hills, New Jersey. 
Heather Reisman Served as a governor of the Toronto Stock Exchange
• In addition, Heather Reisman has held governorships at McGill University and the Toronto Stock Exchange.
• At the moment, Heather Reisman serves as a director for both Mt. Sinai Hospital and Onex Corporation. 
Heather Reisman Awards: 
• 2015: Canadian Business Hall of Fame
• 2009: Top 50 businesswomen in the world
• 2022: Canada’s Most Recognized Literacy Advocate
Heather Reisman Unknown Facts: 
• Heather Reisman established the Indigo Love of Reading Foundation, whose goal is to improve the resources available to public schools with little funding.
• After decades of support for the Liberal Party of Canada, Heather Reisman decided to switch allegiance to Stephen Harper's Conservative Party of Canada.

Heather Reisman Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 170 cm
In Meters 1.70 m
In feet & Inches 5'7"

Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 56 Kg
In Pounds 123 lbs

Eye Color
Brown

Hair Color
Blonde

Heather Reisman Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Father's Name
Mark

Mother's Name
Rose

Spouse
Gerald W. Schwartz

Brother(s)
Howard

Sister(s)
-

Son(s)
-

Daughter(s)
Andrea Johnson

Heather Reisman Social Media, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

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