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LATINA Style Inc. Recognized Veronica Moreno, Co-founder, Olé Mexican Foods, Inc. with "Advocate of the Year" award; Hilda Abbott, Chief Operation Officer, WePartner Management, LLC named 'Entrepreneur of the Year' and Yvette Moise, President and Co-Founder of the Georgia Latino Film Festival and Alliance recognized with Leadership Award at LATINA Style Business Series in Atlanta, GA

WASHINGTON, D.C., (November 14, 2019) LATINA Style, Inc ., the premier company addressing the needs of professional Latinas in the United States recognized Veronica Moreno, Co-founder, Olé Mexican Foods, Inc. as the "Advocate of the Year"; Hilda Abbott, Chief Operation Officer, WePartner Management, LLC named 'Entrepreneur of the Year' and Yvette Moise, President and Co-Founder of the Georgia Latino Film Festival and Alliance recognized with the ...
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We are excited to announce that Trailblazers Impact Podcast has recently teamed up with the Institute for Economic Empowerment of Women (IEEW) to debut the first-ever Peace Through Business® Podcast series to highlight the incredible achievements of women entrepreneurs in Afghanistan and Rwanda. While they may call themselves ordinary women, we think they are the true definition of extraordinary. The podcast episodes will be released bi-weekly on...
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More U.S. Companies Placing More Women on Boards

Overall Percentage of Women Directors of the 200 largest companies globally only increases slightly to 22.4%  [Washington, DC, November 6, 2019] While the percentage of women board directors serving European companies remains higher than on boards of U.S. companies, the number of U.S. companies placing more women directors is pushing into Europe’s recent dominance. According to a new report by Corporate Women Directors International (CWDI) e...
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Women Business Owners Getting a Helping Hand from Key4Women

Key4Women representatives are putting 1,000 hours towards helping women business owners during National Women’s Small Business Month CLEVELAND, Ohio (October 2019) — KeyBank is helping women business owners across the nation by volunteering 1,000 hours to help provide the expertise and guidance they need to succeed during National Women’s Small Business Month. Approximately 200 Key4Women representatives are each spending five hours with KeyBank c...
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New York, NY – November 4, 2019 -- The Women Presidents’ Organization, the international membership organization for successful women entrepreneurs, has announced a leadership transition. Camille Burns, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, assumes the role of Chief Executive Officer, as of November 1, 2019. Dr. Marsha Firestone, WPO President & Founder, will remain in her current role through the end of 2020, at which time sh...
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Greater Women’s Business Council Recognizes 10 Companies Committed to the Advancement of Women-Owned Businesses at 2019 LACE Awards

BMW Manufacturing Co., Georgia Power, IBEX IT Business Experts, InfoMart, InTandem Promotions, iSuccess Consulting, Nika White Consulting, Secondary Solutions, Spartanburg Meat Processing Co., and SunTrust Banks garner top honors at the annual event ATLANTA, November 13, 2019 -- The Greater Women’s Business Council (GWBC), the largest provider of certification and development resources for women business enterprises (WBEs) in Georgia, South Carol...
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Chicago — October 8, 2019: Women Entrepreneurs Grow Global™ (wegg®) today officially launched weggchat™, an educational series designed to help women leaders interested in expanding the global reach of their businesses, announced Laurel Delaney, president of wegg®. “We are very proud to introduce weggchat™ as a resource to women entrepreneurs,” said Delaney. “We believe the implementation of this new and interactive series will help empower women...
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Ford Fund Invests in Women Entrepreneurs Making an Impact, HERImpact

One woman dreams of providing shelter to anyone living on the street. Another woman envisions every young black girl becoming a math wizard. And yet another sees an end to partying and vacationing college students falling victim to drug-spiked drinks. These women aren’t just dreamers. They’re do-ers. They turned their socially conscious ideas into scalable businesses, and as a result, won investment capital from the Ford Motor Company Fund. They ...
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Nominations Open for 2020 Enterprising Women of the Year Award – Prestigious Global Recognition Program for Women Entrepreneurs

Cary, NC, October 1, 2019 – Monica Smiley, publisher and CEO of Enterprising Women magazine, has opened the nominations for the 2020 Enterprising Women of the Year Award. Widely considered the most prestigious global award recognition for accomplished women entrepreneurs, the 2020 Awards will be presented to winners on March 31, 2020, the final evening of the Enterprising Women of the Year Awards Celebration & Conference. The conference also ...
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WBE Canada is excited to announce that Manjit Minhas, co-founder of Minhas Breweries and Distillery and star of CBC’s Dragons’ Den is the keynote speaker at this year’s 10th Annual Conference & Gala, being held at the Toronto Congress Centre, November 14, 2019. As the co-founder of a now $155 million brewery, Manjit Minhas is living proof that women can – and should – achieve success in even the most male-dominated industries. With her family...
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