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Opportunity to Shape the Future: Volunteer Advisory Board Recruitment

Published: July 12, 2024

We’re on an exciting mission to further empower women entrepreneurs and business owners, and we’d love for you to join us! Imagine being part of a dynamic team that’s shaping strategies to support a thriving,…

CWB 2023-2024 Impact Report

Published: July 10, 2024

We are proud to share our 2023 Impact Report highlighting the programs, events, and services we’ve offered to the Atlantic Canadian (and beyond!) entrepreneurial ecosystem. These numbers are reflective of not just our work, but…

Leading with Pride: Corrie Melanson on Entrepreneurship and Inclusivity 

Published: June 24, 2024

In 2009, Corrie Melanson founded Sea Change CoLab, a business that helps organizations across all sectors create transformational learning experiences. By leveraging evidence-based research, personal development, and a hands-on learning approach, Sea Change CoLab aims…

SaltWire: Creating beautiful buildings while embracing sustainability

Published: June 21, 2024

Greater Heights of Growth initiative adds to success of Halifax’s Habit Studio   From a young age, Judy Obersi spent her time sketching her dream home and taking inspiration from the drives she took with…

SaltWire: For the love of chocolate

Published: June 11, 2024

The Greater Heights of Growth program helps Rousseau Chocolatier co-owner plan for rapid expansion     When you peek through the window of Rousseau Chocolatier on South Street in Halifax, you will find Julien Rousseau-Dumarcet,…

SaltWire: Helping businesses become an employer of choice

Published: June 5, 2024

TalentMinded embracing strategies offered by the Greater Heights of Growth Program   When Emma Scott and Kim Benedict recognized the gaps in the talent acquisition solutions market they decided to use their expertise to create…

SaltWire: ‘If we support women in business the whole economy does better’

Published: May 9, 2024

  At the beginning of 2020, Kitchen Door Catering in Dartmouth was in full swing with a new 10,600-square-foot facility offering full-service, drop-off and take-home catering, cooking classes, a weekly Facebook Live show, Chit! Chat!…

SaltWire: Physiotherapist loves helping people live the life they want

Published: May 7, 2024

  Walking into Zoomers Physiotherapy and Health Solutions gym, giant letters spelling “live the life you love” welcome you into the 1,000-square-foot space. The physiotherapy clinic, which opened its doors in 2018, provides in-person, in-home…

SaltWire: ‘You simply need to take that initial step forward’

Published: April 29, 2024

After working for more than 15 years in the institutional equity markets for major Canadian financial institutions, where she was consistently ranked as a top-tier salesperson, Milla Craig wanted more. She had a desire to…

CWB Receives $5,000 in Funding from the CUA Community Investment Grant Program

Published: April 5, 2024

Last week the Centre for Women in Business (CWB) was honoured to receive a $5,000 grant under the 2024 CUA Community Investment Grant Program, for our Specialized Program in Cooking Entrepreneurship (SPICE) kitchen and the…
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