Empowering Female Entrepreneurship: A Celebration of International Women’s Day

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In honor of International Women’s Day, Simon Fraser University’s Beedie School of Business tables a Women’s Panel of Entrepreneurs to bring greater awareness to females running their own businesses successfully today.

On Friday, March 8th, 2019 at 5:30 PM, Director of Entrepreneurship at Simon Fraser University, Sarah Lubik (@SarahLubik), will host this women’s panel in celebration of International Women’s Day.

Women in Entrepreneurship

Maven Collective Marketing is excited to announce our Principal, Erica Hakonson, will be a panelist at the “Empowering Women Entrepreneurs: A Panel Event in Celebration of International Women’s Day” on Friday, March 9th, 2019 at 5:30 PM at Simon Fraser University’s Segal School of Business in Vancouver, BC.

“It is an honor to be asked to participate in this outstanding panel of Female Entrepreneurs. I look forward to being inspired by each of the women on the panel as well as by the experienced host, Sarah Lubik, from Simon Fraser University,” shares Erica Hakonson, Maven Collective Marketing Principal.

This diverse panel of entrepreneurs is assembled and hosted in alignment with the Simon Fraser University Beedie School of Business calling to develop innovative and socially responsible leaders.

The Female Entrepreneurship Panel

Joining our Maven Collective Marketing’s Principal, Erica Hakonson (@EricaHakonson), on this Women’s Entrepreneurship panel is an eclectic segment of Female Entrepreneurs, including:

  • Susan Chapelle: Co-Founder, Aligned Collective (@SquamishSusan)
  • Stephanie Jhala: Founder, A Mother’s Movement (@StephJhala)
  • Poala Ardiles: Founder, Bridge for Health Co-operative (@Poala_a_Ardiles)

The organizations run by these female entrepreneurs span not-for-profit, technology, healthcare and wellness communities.

Empowering Women Entrepreneurs

The Empowering Women Entrepreneurs Panel Event is open to attend by all entrepreneurial-minded (and entrepreneurial curious); a free event sponsored by the Beedie School of Business. To save your seat, register here: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/empowering-women-entrepreneurs-a-panel-event-in-celebration-of-international-womens-day-tickets-55526601560

This exclusively Simon Fraser University MBA Alumni Panel will share their diverse paths as female entrepreneurs, highlighting the successes and failures that have brought them to running their businesses today. The panel discussion will be followed by networking and will give you the chance to ask questions and make connections.

Of course, this is only one of many events celebrating International Women’s Day (March 8). We hope you take the opportunity to participate/attend a local event that inspires you and the women that are leading and progressing social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women.

Learn more at: https://www.internationalwomensday.com/

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