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CWB seeking proposals for virtual Power Lunch Leaders

Published: July 29, 2021

Our Power Lunch series is back and going virtual! We invite Centre for Women in Business (CWB) members to submit a proposal and share their professional experience with our community as one of our Power…

CWB Seeking Business Trade Mission Matchmaking and Organizational Services

Published: June 17, 2021

The Centre for Women in Business (CWB) and Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA) are coordinating a multi-sector, business-to-business trade mission for a group of Nova Scotia exporters focusing on two markets – Jamaica and Miami,…

Welcome new members!

Published: June 3, 2021

Please join us in extending a warm welcome to our new and returning members in May 2021. Visit our CWB Business Directory to connect with members by category. New Members Aleshia Walters, Aleshia’s Kitchen Amber McBurnie, Lucrative Ledger Inc.…

Grow Now pilot scales up support of women in tech, their companies

Published: May 6, 2021

Grow Now project lead Nasil Nam and program participant Kes Morton were recently interviewed by the Saltwire Network. Read the full article.

13 inspiring business ideas; 5k in prize money

Published: April 20, 2021

We are #CWBproud to announce Taina Feitosa as the pitch competition winner for the third annual Start Up Challenge for immigrant women. Taina is the Founder of Not Just a Pretty (Inter)Face – a digital…

NSBI & CWB seek matchmaking services for virtual trade mission to Boston February 2021

Published: October 20, 2020

Nova Scotia Business Inc (NSBI), in collaboration with the Centre for Women in Business (CWB), is coordinating a multi-sector virtual trade mission to Boston, Massachusetts, for high growth, women-owned or women-led businesses, planned for February…

Welcome back to the CWB, Nasil!

Published: October 15, 2020

We are pleased to welcome back our business advisor, Nasil Nam from her maternity leave. Nasil returns to the CWB team as our Project Lead, Propelling Women Founders. In this new role, Nasil will work…

Celebrating 17 years of strategic direction and impact

Published: October 14, 2020

A huge thank you from the CWB team to our fearless leader Tanya Priske who celebrates her work anniversary today with the Centre for Women in Business. Tanya has been a leader in the economic…

Welcome new CWB members!

Published: October 1, 2020

Please join us in extending a warm welcome to our new & returning members for September 2020! Connect with our members through our CWB Business Directory.    New members: Tara Andrews, Tara Joy Andrews Illustrator & Designer…

Black Harbour Distillers selling out while Atlantic competitors shift production

Published: September 25, 2020

Jamie Landry of Black Harbour Distillers is interviewed and profiled in the Chronicle Herald on her first year in business, experience throughout COVID-19, and success with new products including cotton candy vodka. Read the article…