In Chile, WEConnect International is working with Mujeres Empresarias to deliver WEConnect International certification. Mujeres Empresarias is an organization that supports women business owners in all stages of entrepreneurship and represents an innovative network for women that facilitates their economic development and entry into the business world.
"We closed a deal with Sodexo. The differentiating factor was the WEConnect International certification." Carolina Valdivieso, Owner and General Manager, Promociones CB.
"Cerramos negocio con Sodexo. El factor diferenciador fue estar certificada por WEConnect International." Carolina Valdivieso, Dueña y Gerente General, Promociones CB.
"We just signed a contract with Pfizer thanks to our certification." Francisca Riesco Valdés, General Manager, Caramelovending.
"Acabamos de cerrar contrato con Laboratorio Pfizer gracias a la certificación." Francisca Riesco Valdés, Gerente General, Caramelovending.
News and Events
Coming October 25, WEConnect International in Chile and Mujeres Empresarias present “Incorporating Women Owned Businesses into Global Value Chains”, an internationally-recognized event where women business owners will have the opportunity to understand multinational corporate procurement processes and leverage the benefits of the WEConnect International certification in becoming part of the corporate supply chain.
The event will offer women business owners networking opportunities, understanding of their economic potential through inclusion, best practices for supplier diversity, capability development for women business owners with special focus in doing business with large corporations, and tapping into new markets.
With the US Ambassador in attendance, WEConnect International gathered over 100 women business owners and business leaders in Santiago to network and discuss the landscape for women entrepreneurs in Chile.
Santiago, Chile, April 9, 2014 - Katheen Barclay, president of AmCham Chile, and Elizabeth A. Vazquez, CEO of WEConnect International, sign a MOU to promote the interests of women business owners.
Read more about the ceremony.