Press Releases

October 23, 2019

(TORONTO, Canada) October 23, 2019 - On October 25th, 2019, WEConnect International in Canada will host its annual Power the Economy conference in Toronto, Canada for women-owned businesses, multinational corporations, senior government officials, and partner organizations supporting the growth of women's entrepreneurship across Canada. This conference expands opportunities for women-owned businesses in Canada while also providing the business case for gender-inclusive sourcing and business connection opportunities for all attendees. WEConnect International in Canada is proud to partner with presenting sponsor BDC to amplify the impact of public-private partnerships throughout Canada and globally.

October 17, 2019

Washington, D.C., October 17, 2019—WEConnect International is excited to announce Randstad N.V. as its first Dutch-based corporate member. The partnership indicates the acceleration of diverse procurement initiatives outside of the U.S. and strengthens Randstad’s commitment to promoting supplier diversity and economic inclusion in the global value chain.

October 04, 2019

(Toronto, Canada) October 4, 2019 — Today, more than 20 women business owners in Canada will join a select group of graduates from the “Financing Your Growing Business” Training Boot Camp. The Training Program is implemented in partnership with WEConnect International and Moody’s Corporation through the Reshape TomorrowTM initiative.