A speaker, comedian, writer, mother and actress, Kate Davis has the unique ability to find humour in any situation and offer creative solutions to defuse the frustrations in the home and workplace. Kate’s generous insight and outspoken character, provides a powerful combination to help organizations empower their staff with effective tools for managing stress and sustaining motivation.
Theatrically trained in England, Kate returned to Canada to a successful run on Canadian stage. From the theatrical stage to the many stages of motherhood, Kate found her newest passion at an open mic one night at a local comedy club. Now, a twelve–time nominee at the Canadian Comedy Awards including the prestigious Phil Hartman Award and the star of her own hour–long comedy special on CTV and the Comedy Network.
Kate has appeared on Breakfast Television, Star TV, Toronto 1, Prime, WTN, TVO and CBC Radio One, "The Debaters". As well Kate was at the Winnipeg Comedy Festival, Just For Laughs 42 and the Hubcap Comedy Festival.
Kate tours globally with her comedy and speaking which has allowed her to open for President Bill Clinton and Barbara Walters to name a few. During the 2008 season of Last Comic Standing, Kate’s sense of humour endured and carried her into the finals in Canada. As well she just filmed an episode of Rogue Season 3 for The Movie Network and is currently filming and starring in the Web Series "Best Before."
Kate has been published in Today’s parent magazine and has written over an hundred articles for the Mom and Caregiver Magazine. Kate’s first book "The Breast Feeding Diaries" with Meadowbrook Press in the USA won the iparenting media Award.
Kate also was thrilled to be the Spokesperson for Mattel Toys Canada for their 2012 Holiday Season.
Kate has performed and lectured for organizations such as the YPO, YEO, Canadian Management Centre, BDO, DFK, Sunnybrook Hospital, OHA, Sunlife Financial, RBC, the Faculty of The University of Toronto and many more.
More Than A Comedian: An Inspiring Speaker
Kate Davis is an active speaker who gives lectures on parenting and stress relief. Using humour, she gives practical techniques for stress management. Kate also incorporates humour to create an atmosphere of compassion, caring and productivity during corporate events and delivers many effective tools for organizations' staff to manage stress and sustain motivation.
On top of corporate events, Kate also gives lecture/workshop for parents and caregivers on the concept of "Letting Go". One of the hardest thing for parents to do is to let go, and Kate delivers a spectacular lecture with practical techniques to raise children, with humour and style.
Kate has spoken at such conferences as the YPO Banff conference, the Ontario Coalition of CAPC/CPNP Projects, the YEO, CMHC, University of Toronto Faculty, Teachers Pension Plan and many more.