FinanciElle Faves -March Edition but Really International Women’s Week/Day Edition

Sunday March 8th is International Women's Day, this year's theme is an Equal World is an Enabled World #IWD2020 #EachforEqual. The festivities start early in Ottawa with IWW, from March 2 - 9th in Canada's Capital, Invest Ottawa will be hosting the 2nd Annual International Women's Week with eight jam packed days of programming. In … Continue reading FinanciElle Faves -March Edition but Really International Women’s Week/Day Edition

Alida Burke – Co-Founder and COO of The Growcer

After seeing Alida on the Invest Ottawa F Factor: Fueling Female Founders Panel, I knew I wanted to interview her. Alida is the Co-Founder and COO of The Growcer. The Growcer manufactures modular plug-and-play hydroponic systems to enable food production in remote communities and operations. The company aims to empower communities to take control of … Continue reading Alida Burke – Co-Founder and COO of The Growcer

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

Two Events – One Day: StartUP Day on the Hill and Elevate Women National Conference

Today was a big day, moving between two big events – StartUP Day on the Hill (This week is Small Business Week in Canada) and the Elevate Women National Conference (Today is Person’s Day in Canada), needless to say I forwent the fancy footwear for the practical stuff so that I could speed walk across … Continue reading Two Events – One Day: StartUP Day on the Hill and Elevate Women National Conference