Sustainability Tips for the National Conference & Business Fair

WBENC and Sustainability Sponsors, Pacific Gas & Electric and INTREN, want to ensure all attendees have a strong awareness of the importance of sustainability at our National Conference & Business Fair.

Posted on June 16, 2018 and filed under Events.

June Message from the President: Preparing for the National Conference & Business Fair

As the momentum builds for the National Conference & Business Fair, President & CEO Pamela Prince-Eason shares what she is most looking forward to, as well as preparation tips for WBEs and Corporate Members to get the most out of the event.

Posted on June 6, 2018 and filed under Message from Pam.

WBENC Sets the Stage in Detroit for the 2018 Student Entrepreneur Program and Pitch Competition

WBENC is proud to announce the 22 student entrepreneurs selected for the prestigious 2018 WBENC Student Entrepreneur Program (SEP) at WBENC's National Conference & Business Fair in Detroit, Michigan from June 19-21.

Posted on June 6, 2018 .

Around The Network - June 2018

Check out this month’s curated list of articles, news stories, and perspectives from entrepreneurs we think you might find interesting from around the WBENC network.

Posted on June 6, 2018 and filed under Around the Network.

Countdown to Detroit: Stay Active with the Corporate Fitness Works HealthTrails Challenge

Brenda Loube, Co-Founder and President of Corporate Fitness Works, shares details about the Corporate FItness Works HealthTrails challenge at this year’s National Conference & Business Fair and why it’s about more than just steps.  

Posted on June 2, 2018 and filed under WBE Wisdom, Guest Post.

WBE Wisdom: The Powerful Impact of Servant Leadership and Open Book Management

Lynn Perenic, President & CEO of Argent Tape & Label, shares her take on two “life-changing” management styles and how using both in tandem could help improve your business.

Posted on May 31, 2018 and filed under WBE Wisdom, Guest Post.

Countdown to Detroit: What Not to Miss in the Motor City

The Great Lakes Women’s Business Council shares their tips on what not to miss in the Detroit during the 2018 WBENC National Conference & Business Fair.

Posted on May 29, 2018 and filed under Events.

WBE Wisdom: Host Committee for the National Conference & Business Fair Share Insights & Advice for Women Entrepreneurs

Certification is just a starting point. Read some of our favorite pieces of advice from WBEs on how to make the most out of WBENC certification, opportunities and resources.

Posted on May 25, 2018 and filed under WBE Wisdom, Events.

Get to Know Tony Tomczak, Chief Procurement Officer at DTE Energy

Read our Q&A with Tony Tomczak, who shares some career insights, industry trends, what he’s reading right now, and advice for women entrepreneurs.

Posted on May 24, 2018 and filed under Corporate Members, Events.

Going Up! Perfecting Your Elevator Pitch

After 28 years in business and at the helm of one of the largest WBENC-Certified promotional product agencies, Janie Goldberg, President and CEO of OmniSource Marketing, has mastered the art of the pitch. Here she shares her expert advice on how to perfect your elevator pitch, what to include, what to avoid, and why practice makes perfect.

Posted on May 18, 2018 and filed under WBE Wisdom, Guest Post.