Women Business Leaders Conference - Introduction

Women Business Leaders Conference

Women Business Leaders Conference - Thank You Notes

 

Thanks to all who supported and attended the 2016 CWE Women Business Leaders Conference on Thursday, September 29, 2016!  It was a day of learning, reflection, and connections.

This year's conference drew more than 350business professionals dedicated to empowering women in business, and featured workshops led by industry experts, a speed mentoring session, and CWE's annual awards luncheon honoring friends & clients of CWE for their commitment to supporting women in business.

 
Left to Right: Susan Loconto Penta, Chair, CWE & co-founder, Managing
Partner, MIDIOR Consulting; Rhonda Kallman, Founder & CEO,
Boston Harbor Distillery; Chef Barbara Lynch, Founder & CEO,
Barbara Lynch Gruppo; Susan Rittscher, President & CEO, CWE; and
Sandy Lish; Principal & Co-Founder, The Castle Group 

Featured speakers at this year's event included Rhonda Kallman, Boston Harbor Distillery, and Chef Barbara Lynch, Barbara Lynch Gruppo. 

Special thanks to all our sponsors, donors, and partners who made the event possible!

We look forward to seeing you again next year – date to be announced!   

Congratulations to the 2016 CWE Award Winners

Heartfelt thanks to the following individuals and corporations, recognized for their outstanding efforts in helping break down barriers and empower women to become economically self-sufficient and prosper through business and entrepreneurship.

 
Susan Loconto Penta; CWE ADVOCATE OF THE yEAR AWARD
WINNER, William sCHAWBEL; AND SUSAN rITTSCHER.

Corporation of the Year
TD Bank

Community Partner of the Year
Erin Andrew
U.S. Small Business Administration -  Women Business Centers

Seth Goodall
U.S. Small Business Administration -  Women Business Centers

Advocate of the Year
William Schawbel

Volunteer of the Year
Pam Stevens, Attorney at Law

Supplier Diversity Professional of the Year
CVS

WBENC-Certified Women’s Business of the Year
Banneker Industries, Inc.