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.