Career Story



Travis Kirton

Relationship Manager
Business Banking

There have been many moments I am proud of, but one that sticks out is when I was selected to go to the Indigenous Banking Conference last year. Being able to hear all the great stories of how BMO is there to help the Indigenous community made me very proud.



Why did you decide BMO was right for you and why do you love working here?

BMO was right for me because I was given an opportunity out of University that far exceeded my expectations. I love working at BMO because I was given such a great opportunity that I want to ensure I do a great job.

What is your proudest moment working at BMO?

There have been many moments I am proud of, but one that sticks out is when I was selected to go to the Indigenous Banking Conference last year. Being able to hear all the great stories of how BMO is there to help the Indigenous community made me very proud.

In your experience, what has made you successful at BMO?

I think a combination of great leadership here in Winnipeg and my eagerness to grow within my career. Knowing that there are many different career paths makes me motivated to be successful.

What is the most rewarding aspect of your job?

Helping clients reach their goals and dreams.

What has helped you in your career development and what lessons have you learned along the way as you explored new opportunities at BMO? 

Definitely meeting as many people as possible has helped with career development. You cannot be afraid to reach out and talk to different leaders. Learning about all the different areas of the business is very helpful for discovering new opportunities.

What excites you about the next year ahead?

The opportunities that lay ahead. Meeting more people, doing bigger deals, helping more clients, and continuing to learn. At BMO, the learning never stops.

How would you describe your experience and career at BMO in 1 sentence?

Coming from a different financial institution, working at BMO has been eye-opening and the career possibilities are truly endless.




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