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November 12, 2019: Comparative analysis results show status of women business owners in Atlantic Canada

In order to advance the status of women business owners in our economy, we must first understand the environment that they are in. To do this, three researchers from Mount Saint Vincent University completed a comparative analysis of women business owners in Atlantic Canada, updating key information from 2012 to 2019. Continue reading

November 4, 2019: CWB team welcomes new business advisor

The Centre for Women in Business is pleased to announce that Natalie Frederick-Wilson has joined our team as Business Advisor, Student Engagement and Technology. Natalie will be covering Nasil Nam's maternity leave from November 2019 until October 2020. Please join us in welcoming Natalie and wishing Nasil and her family a safe and healthy year. 

Natalie can be reached at 902.457.5527 or 

November 3, 2019: shiftEd Academy shortlisted for Learner Impact Award

CWB member shiftEd Academy is among eight finalists shortlisted by the Institute for Performance and Learning for a national Learning Impact Award. Congratulations, Tisha and good luck! Read more. 

October 31, 2019: Congratulations to CWB member finalists for Halifax Business Awards 2020

The CWB team would like to congratulate its members who are finalists for the Halifax Business Awards. Award recipients will be announced in January 2020 - best of luck! 

October 22, 2019: Ernst & Young recognize Laurie MacKeigan as Emerging Entrepreneur of the Year

Three powerful women were recognized for their expertise at the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Awards this month. One of these winners was President of Backman Vidcom and CWB member Laurie MacKeigan. She was recognized as Emerging Entrepreneur. Congratulations Laurie, we are #CWBproud to work with you! 

October 15, 2019: CWB Members team up to provide unique self-care wellness parties

CWB members Nadine Hubley of Tightlines Wellness Professionals and Angela Fralick of Pathway to Relaxation have teamed up to provide unique self-care wellness parties. Read more. 

September 19, 2019: AtlanTick Repellant Products Inc. receives Women of Influence 2019 Ones to Watch Award

CWB Member Lisa Learning of AtlanTick Repellant Products Inc. received the 2019 Ones to Watch Award from Women of Influence. This award recognizes entrepreneurs who have launched businesses that have made an incredible impact in fewer than three years. Congratulations Lisa, we are #CWBproud to work with you! Read more about the awards. 

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