NCBF Wednesday Recap + What's in Store for Thursday

It started with inspiration, business and networking. It ended with shopping, art, karaoke and dancing. Could you design a better day? Day two of the National Conference & Business Fair was jam-packed with opportunities to discover new business opportunities, new contacts, new resources, and new talents - who knew the WBENC network was filled with so many great singers and artists?

Posted on June 21, 2018 and filed under WBENC News, Events.

National Conference & Business Fair Day One Recap + What to Look Forward to on Wednesday

The 2018 National Conference & Business Fair kicked into high gear on Tuesday, starting bright and early in the morning with another engaging NextGen Meeting and WEInnovate sessions, and ending with a lovely gathering in the Cobo Center Atrium for our Welcome Reception & Silent Auction. Here are some of the highlights from Tuesday, as well as a quick summary of what's on tap for our most popular day of conference - Business Fair day!

Posted on June 20, 2018 and filed under WBENC News, Events.

Pre-Conference Day Recap + What to Look Forward to on Tuesday

It's finally here! We are so excited to welcome you all to Detroit for the 2018 National Conference & Business Fair. We've already had a productive and energizing start so far in the Motor City with our pre-conference day. As we look forward to the official kick-off on Tuesday, here are a few things to keep on your radar and a summary of today's highlights in case missed it. 

Posted on June 19, 2018 and filed under WBENC News, Events.

Sustainability Tips for the National Conference & Business Fair

WBENC and Sustainability Sponsors, Pacific Gas & Electric and INTREN, want to ensure all attendees have a strong awareness of the importance of sustainability at our National Conference & Business Fair.

Posted on June 16, 2018 and filed under Events.

June Message from the President: Preparing for the National Conference & Business Fair

As the momentum builds for the National Conference & Business Fair, President & CEO Pamela Prince-Eason shares what she is most looking forward to, as well as preparation tips for WBEs and Corporate Members to get the most out of the event.

Posted on June 6, 2018 and filed under Message from Pam.

WBENC Sets the Stage in Detroit for the 2018 Student Entrepreneur Program and Pitch Competition

WBENC is proud to announce the 22 student entrepreneurs selected for the prestigious 2018 WBENC Student Entrepreneur Program (SEP) at WBENC's National Conference & Business Fair in Detroit, Michigan from June 19-21.

Posted on June 6, 2018 .

Around The Network - June 2018

Check out this month’s curated list of articles, news stories, and perspectives from entrepreneurs we think you might find interesting from around the WBENC network.

Posted on June 6, 2018 and filed under Around the Network.

Countdown to Detroit: Stay Active with the Corporate Fitness Works HealthTrails Challenge

Brenda Loube, Co-Founder and President of Corporate Fitness Works, shares details about the Corporate FItness Works HealthTrails challenge at this year’s National Conference & Business Fair and why it’s about more than just steps.  

Posted on June 2, 2018 and filed under WBE Wisdom, Guest Post.

WBE Wisdom: The Powerful Impact of Servant Leadership and Open Book Management

Lynn Perenic, President & CEO of Argent Tape & Label, shares her take on two “life-changing” management styles and how using both in tandem could help improve your business.

Posted on May 31, 2018 and filed under WBE Wisdom, Guest Post.

Countdown to Detroit: What Not to Miss in the Motor City

The Great Lakes Women’s Business Council shares their tips on what not to miss in the Detroit during the 2018 WBENC National Conference & Business Fair.

Posted on May 29, 2018 and filed under Events.