The first place winner of the 2018 WBENC Student Entrepreneur Program Pitch Competition, Danya Sherman is Founder and CEO of KnoNap and creator of a cocktail napkin capable of testing for the presence of specific rape-drugs.
How Student Entrepreneur Lisa Guerrera is Taking the Guess Work Out of Understanding Skin Care Ingredients
A finalist in the 2018 WBENC Student Entrepreneur Program, Lisa Guerrera is CEO of Skinno, an app that scans complicated skincare ingredients labels and translates them into an easy to understand language.
A finalist in the 2018 WBENC Student Entrepreneur Program, Jenny Leung is founder of BellaNove, a subscription-based rentable maternity wardrobe service.
A finalist in the 2018 WBENC Student Entrepreneur Program, Audrey Awasom is president and CEO of Noble Uprising, a unique philanthropic initiative to supporting job creation for women in homeless shelters through workforce development programs and business partnerships.
A finalist in the 2018 WBENC Student Entrepreneur Program, Whitney Jones is owner and CEO of Liv, a wholesale women’s apparel manufacturer catered to everyday women who wear sizes 14 to 36.
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.
From June 18-21, more than 4500 women entrepreneurs, senior executives and supplier diversity professionals, and partner organizations gathered in Detroit, Michigan to connect, collaborate, learn, network, and more importantly, make business happen.
WBENC Corporate Member Google hosted 40 diverse suppliers at their Ann Arbor offices for the Google Digital Excellence Program, a two-and-a-half-day program led by Google and the Tuck School of Business featuring digital marketing insights and best practices from faculty from the Tuck School of Business, leading chief marketing officers and leaders from Google.
It started with inspiration, business and networking. It ended with shopping, art, karaoke and dancing. Could you design a better day? Day two of the National Conference & Business Fair was jam-packed with opportunities to discover new business opportunities, new contacts, new resources, and new talents - who knew the WBENC network was filled with so many great singers and artists?
The 2018 National Conference & Business Fair kicked into high gear on Tuesday, starting bright and early in the morning with another engaging NextGen Meeting and WEInnovate sessions, and ending with a lovely gathering in the Cobo Center Atrium for our Welcome Reception & Silent Auction. Here are some of the highlights from Tuesday, as well as a quick summary of what's on tap for our most popular day of conference - Business Fair day!