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Hear Her Story

Meet some of the strong women behind Gildan’s success. We believe every woman has a unique and inspiring story to tell. In our series ‘Hear Her Story’, women from across the Company share their personal stories of passion, motivation, challenges and everything that makes them the women they are today.

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Hear Her Story: Q&A With Ilca Lindo, Technical Manager at Gildan
With over 13 years of experience at Gildan and over 7 positions later, Ilca is a fighter who has always been up for the next challenge. Here is the story of a woman who has always said “yes” to the unknown and never been afraid to speak her mind. Q: Can you tell us about your career journey at Gildan? When I started here 13 years ago I was supervising color optimization in...
Mar 18, 2019 8:00 AM ET
Hear Her Story: Q&A with Idalia Pineda, Sewing Planning Manager at Gildan
From dreams to reality, Idalia shares her Gildan story that started over 20 years ago when she was only in college. Q: Tell us about your career journey: I’ve been with Gildan from the start of my career, it’s the only company I’ve worked for and I wouldn’t have it any other way. When I was in college, I used to drive by the Gildan facility and think to myself, 'one...
Mar 15, 2019 8:00 AM ET
Hear Her Story: Q&A With Maria Frohmader, VP Textiles & Garment Dyeing at Gildan
Maria, a Canadian Honduran, shares her seventeen year journey at Gildan. From manager to VP, read the story of this woman’s rise to leadership and her advice on how to get there. Q: Tell us about your career journey: After finishing my Textiles Technical degree in Switzerland, I came back home to Honduras and worked in a textile mill. In 2002, I was excited to interview...
Mar 13, 2019 8:00 AM ET
Hear Her Story: Q&A with Marie-Chantal Vallée, Business Analyst IT at Gildan
  Marie-Chantal shares her story from losing her job during her maternity leave to finding her fit at Gildan. Here is her story: Q: Tell us about a challenge you overcame during your career? Shortly after I began my maternity leave with my second child, the company I was working for at the time restructured and I lost my job. It was hard for me to process the...
Mar 11, 2019 8:00 AM ET
Hear Her Story: Q&A with Lourdes Caballero, Senior Manager of Product Performance at Gildan
Gildan caught up with Lourdes Caballero, Senior Manager of Product Performance to hear about her career journey. From witnessing the company’s sudden growth to adapting to a larger team, Lourdes shares some of her cherished moments at Gildan. Q: Tell us about your job: I’m currently responsible for managing the development of new products. I started 9 years ago as a...
Mar 8, 2019 8:00 AM ET