Country Director, India
WEConnect International in India 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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WEConnect International's fourth annual ThinkBig Summit is Asia’s largest women entrepreneurship and economic empowerment platform. The main goal of ThinkBig 2016 was to connect women-owned businesses with public and private sector opportunities that could dramatically impact the growth of their businesses. The summit enabled almost 4,000 dynamic participants to engage in two days of inspiring and interactive sessions. This path breaking initiative was organized by WEConnect International. Here is a quick conversation with the President and CEO of WEConnect International Elizabeth A. Vazquez attended the conference.
(November 17, 2016) WEConnect International CEO and Co-Founder Elizabeth A. Vazquez recently sat down with Your Story to discuss the annual ThinkBig conference and to discuss WEConnect International's work in India and around the world. Excerpts include:
"Think Big is our message to Indian women who have the gift of entrepreneurial spirit."
"Startups are exciting. I love to see disruptive innovation. It is exciting to witness entrepreneurs deal with and develop solutions, including in technology. In Bengaluru, there is exceptional work being done by startups. People are educated and very entrepreneurial. They are present in growth-oriented sectors."
(October 20, 2016) Ambika Sharma, founder of the WEConnect International certified women's business enterprise Pulp Strategy, gives advice on "Brand Building 101: How content marketing may spark great consumer conversations" in this month's edition of Consultants Review.
In the article, Ambika reviews the steps for building your business's content marketing strategy: