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2019 WBENC Summit & Salute Photo Slideshow

Summit & Salute is a signature event from WBENC dedicated to the development, growth, and success of women-owned businesses. From March 11 - 13, 2019, women entrepreneurs, corporate representatives, diversity and inclusion experts, and other supporters gathered in Houston, Texas for three days of networking and learning, all centered around finding and nurturing business opportunities for women-owned businesses.

Posted on March 28, 2019 and filed under Events.

What's in Your Summit & Salute Bag?

Don’t forget to pick up your Summit & Salute bag at registration to get all your onsite essentials! Thanks to the bag sponsor Allstate Insurance Company for the beautiful bag celebrating our 2018 America’s Top Corporations for Women’s Business Enterprises and our 2019 WBE Stars. Find out what is in your #SummitSalute bag.

Posted on March 7, 2019 and filed under Events.

WBE Wisdom: Sustainable By Design

How important is it for businesses to be environmentally friendly? Hear from Limb Design, a 2019 Summit & Salute Sustainability Sponsor, on their story of historical preservation and sustainable design.

Posted on March 6, 2019 and filed under Events, Guest Post, Sponsors.

Travel to Summit & Salute with Women Owned

Traveling to Summit & Salute should be organized and stress-free so you can start the trip as your best self. We have gathered some of our favorite Women Owned products to organize, plan, and feel great while you travel.

Posted on March 5, 2019 and filed under Women Owned, Events.

Photo Recap of the 2018 WBENC National Conference & Business Fair

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.

Posted on July 9, 2018 and filed under Events.

NCBF Wednesday Recap + What's in Store for Thursday

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?

Posted on June 21, 2018 and filed under Events.

National Conference & Business Fair Day One Recap + What to Look Forward to on Wednesday

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!

Posted on June 20, 2018 and filed under WBENC News, Events.

Pre-Conference Day Recap + What to Look Forward to on Tuesday

It's finally here! We are so excited to welcome you all to Detroit for the 2018 National Conference & Business Fair. We've already had a productive and energizing start so far in the Motor City with our pre-conference day. As we look forward to the official kick-off on Tuesday, here are a few things to keep on your radar and a summary of today's highlights in case missed it. 

Posted on June 19, 2018 and filed under WBENC News, Events.

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.

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.