Posts filed under Future Friday

Future Friday: TOYOTA Encourages WBEs to “Challenge the Impossible” at Two Business Development & Networking Events

Diversity and inclusion are top priorities at TOYOTA. An important way TOYOTA facilitates connections between WBEs and real business opportunities with their company is through hosting two annual networking and business development conferences --- Power of Exchange (POE) and Opportunity Exchange (OE).

Posted on October 5, 2018 and filed under Future Friday.

How Student Entrepreneur Jenny Leung is Innovating the Maternity Clothing Industry

A finalist in the 2018 WBENC Student Entrepreneur Program, Jenny Leung is founder of BellaNove, a subscription-based rentable maternity wardrobe service.

Posted on August 14, 2018 and filed under SEP, Future Friday.

How Student Entrepreneur Audrey Awasom is Helping Homeless Women Get Back on Their Feet

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.

Posted on August 9, 2018 and filed under SEP, Future Friday.

How Student Entrepreneur Whitney Jones is Empowering Women One Thread at a Time

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.

Posted on August 6, 2018 and filed under SEP, Future Friday.

Future Friday: How Adient is Improving the Experience of a World in Motion

Adient, one of America’s Top Corporations for Women’s Business Enterprises, shares a look into the future of automotive seating – and how diverse suppliers will play a role.

Posted on May 11, 2018 and filed under Future Friday, Corporate Members.

Future Friday: MGM Resorts International

Guest post from Stacey Taylor at MGM Resorts International on Interactive Technology, WBEs and the Next “Big Idea”

Posted on October 13, 2017 and filed under Future Friday.

Future Friday: Toyota Opportunity Exchange

Toyota, one of America’s Top Corporations for Women’s Business Enterprises, shares insights on the future of doing business with them and how their annual Opportunity Exchange has generated millions of dollars in contracts with diverse suppliers.

Future Friday: Pacific Gas and Electric Company – Unlocking the Grid of the Future

Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) is one of the largest combined natural gas and electric utilities in the United States. Based in San Francisco, with more than 20,000 employees, the company delivers some of the nation’s cleanest energy to nearly 16 million people in Northern and Central California. 

Posted on August 25, 2017 and filed under Future Friday.

Future Friday: Shell

This year as part of our 20th Anniversary we are not only looking back at the past, but also setting our sights on the future. This new column, Future Fridays, will feature guest blog posts from WBENC’s America’s Top Corporations for Women’s Business Enterprises as they share insights on the future of doing business with them and their industry.

Posted on June 2, 2017 and filed under Future Friday, Top Corporations.

Future Friday: Capital One

This year as part of our 20th Anniversary we are not only looking back at the past, but also setting our sights on the future. This new column, Future Fridays, will feature guest blog posts from WBENC’s America’s Top Corporations for Women’s Business Enterprises as they share insights on the future of doing business with them and their industry.

Posted on April 28, 2017 and filed under Future Friday, Top Corporations.