Country Director, Nigeria
WEConnect International in Nigeria identifies, educates, registers, and certifies women's business enterprises that are at least 51% owned, managed, and controlled by one or more women. WEConnect International is the only non-profit connecting women-owned businesses with multi-national corporate purchasing organizations outside of the United States.
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As part of activities to commemorate the International Women’s Day 2017, the 100 Most Inspiring Women List presented by Leading Ladies Africa and YNaija.com was unveiled on March 8, 2017. In honor of great strides and commendable impact, Executive Director of WEConnect International in Nigeria Shade Ladipo has been selected as one of the 100 Most Inspiring Women in Nigeria. She will be presented with a certificate at the 100 Women Gala on Thursday, March 30, 2017, at the Wheatbaker Hotel Ikoyi, Lagos.
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