Join us for our next Women Owned Wednesday where we will discuss the ways in which women thrive in leadership, what our biggest challenges are and how to step up, take charge and understand our leadership strengths.
Join us this year for Connections to Contracts, a procurement-focused event connecting women-owned businesses with corporations and each other. The goal of this virtual event is to provide access to business opportunities between our members that eventually lead to contracts, therefore helping women-owned businesses achieve parity.
On March 3rd we will gather virtually for our next Women Owned Wednesday (WOW) and address a new topic - mental health and the toll being a woman business owner can create.
WBCS is thrilled to announce our newest initiative, NextGen! NextGen is an outreach initiative of Women’s Business Council - Southwest dedicated to nurturing and empowering Generation X, Millennial and Generation Z women business owners and entrepreneurs across the WBCS region.
The WBCS Encore Council was formed to support the WBCS mission through knowledge, expertise, and relationships. Co-chaired by Patricia Rodriguez Christian, President of CRC Group, Inc., and Sharon Evans, President of CFJ Manufacturing LP, the Encore Council is made up of 23 former WBCS Board Members, along with other influential community leaders who have retired from corporate America.
On November 12, the Women's Business Council - Southwest hosted an open house for members and non-members alike to meet the WBCS staff and tour the office headquarters. Attendees learned about 2019 organizational insights and performance from WBCS President, Debbie Hurst. The 2020 Board of Directors were also introduced.
We are excited to announce the recipients of the 2018 Lillie Knox Investment Awards!
Whether you're a new business, in growth mode, or an established industry leader, you'll find that Opportunity Exchange hosted by TOYOTA offers the meaningful connections and inspiration you need to discover new possibilities.
MSDC will host a Quarterly Buyers Luncheon. The luncheon offers engagement for all constituents including the Council's Buying Entity Partners and Certified Minority Business Enterprises.
North Texas Tollway Authority will host a Vendor Outreach Symposium in Tarrant County. This is an outreach effort by the NTTA Business Diversity and Procurement Services Department, whose mission is to strengthen the authority by the inclusion of minority and woman-owned business enterprises.