International Women’s Week – The F-Factor Fueling Female Founders

This week started off with a bang at the F-Factor Fueling Female Founders, an International Woman’s Week Launch Event, a room filled with female entrepreneurs, women in business and those, both men and women, looking for inspiration from the fantastic key note speaker Monique Woodard and the panel of phenomenal women. This fantastic event was … Continue reading International Women’s Week – The F-Factor Fueling Female Founders

Lesley Lawrence, Senior Vice President, Ontario Region at BDC and National Champion for the Bank’s Women Entrepreneur Initiative

At the end of February of this year, the Federal Budget came out and had a strong focus on gender equality and supporting women entrepreneurs - for details see #GirlsJustWannaHaveFunds. One of the major players in supporting women entrepreneurs is Canada's Business Development Bank (BDC), the only financial institution in Canada devoted entirely to entrepreneurs. … Continue reading Lesley Lawrence, Senior Vice President, Ontario Region at BDC and National Champion for the Bank’s Women Entrepreneur Initiative