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CWB News

We’re hiring! Greater Heights of Growth™ Program Facilitator (Bilingual)

Published: June 21, 2023

Recognized as a leader in distance and experiential learning, and based on a strong tradition of social responsibility, Mount Saint Vincent University takes a personalized approach to education to nurture socially responsible global citizens. Founded…

Grow Now – Kes Morton

Published: September 27, 2022

Our Grow Now program helps emerging Atlantic Canadian technology companies build and scale their tech in 2022 and beyond. Dr. Kes Morton, founder of Pisces Research Project Management recently took part in our Grow Now…

Grow Now – Christy Silvestri

Published: September 23, 2022

Our Grow Now program helps emerging Atlantic Canadian technology companies build and scale their tech. Christy Silvestri, founder of QuickFacts Inc recently took part.  Christy started QuickFacts Inc. in 2020 to help insurance brokers have…

Welcome, Tamasha Fernando

Published: August 31, 2022

A very warm welcome to our newest CWB team member, Tamasha Fernando who is stepping into the role of Project Lead, Propelling Women Forward, and leading our Grow Now program.  Tamasha has 10 years of…

Cooking to Inspire

Published: May 24, 2022

From the age of eight Frances Dadin-Alli has had a passion for cooking. Originally from Nigeria, she is ready to bring her cultural cuisine to Halifax, as she starts her own take-out kitchen, opening June…

We’re Hiring!

Published: May 13, 2022

The Centre is looking to fill our position for, Project Lead, Propelling Women Founders.   The Project Lead will work collaboratively within the Atlantic Canada ecosystem with other organizations dedicated to the advancement of female…

And the Winner is!

Published: March 11, 2022

This year our International Women’s Day celebrations looked a little different. We wanted to give the spotlight to Nova Scotian women business owners and entrepreneurs to learn about them and their businesses. That’s why we…

Welcoming our new Grow Now 2022 cohort

Published: February 23, 2022

We’d like to extend a warm welcome to the participants in the next session of Grow Now. Our spring cohort, starting March 4th, includes nine female tech founders from across Canada.  Be sure to check…

How Princess Octavious is expanding her business with positivity in 2022

Published: February 16, 2022

When Princess Octavious first started her business, P3 Hair and Beauty supplies, she wanted a better life for herself and her children, and through her hard work and dedication to her business she has made…

How Rajean Willis is making a path for herself in the business community

Published: January 18, 2022

This February we are proud to celebrate African Heritage month in celebration of those who are making a path for themselves in the business world.  Rajean Willis, a successful businesswoman, clinical social worker, and full-time…
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