Standing up for what is right

By | May 21st, 2014|Member Contributed|

Today we have the honour of bringing to you an interview with Terri Storey, WBN Businesswoman of the Year in the Entrepreneur category, and founder and President of Terrace Youth Residential Services. Terri has a passion for creating services for youth with mental health needs, particularly those who don't have access to funding, so that [...]

Sister Leadership’s BYA Gala Recap!

By | May 7th, 2014|Member Contributed|

The Women's Business Network 31st Annual Businesswoman of the Year Gala - let me tell you all about it! Of course, it is important to celebrate success, and important to celebrate the success of others. I've shared that take-away before back when I went to the WXN Canada's Most Powerful Women Top 100 Summit and [...]

BYA Gala Committee appreciation!

By | April 28th, 2014|Member Contributed|

In case the Businesswoman of the Year Awards hasn't been talked about enough, I wanted to give my two cents. I was lucky to attend the event this past Thursday, April 24, and it was a wonderful event, from beginning to end. The BYA Gala is a once-a-year opportunity to get dressed up to the [...]

The WBN’s Businesswoman of the Year Gala: What to Wear?

By | April 27th, 2014|Member Contributed|

I have been a member of the WBN for almost eight years. I am past Chair of the Businesswoman of the Year, Nominating & Awards Committee and currently act as Secretary on the WBN Executive. My favourite event of the year is the WBN's Businesswoman of the Year Gala which takes place every year in [...]

Thank You to our Sponsors and Partners …

By | April 25th, 2014|Member Contributed|

CONGRATS TO ALL OF OUR FINALISTS AND RECIPIENTS - YOU are marvelous, inspiring, and amazing role models. I have been given the task to thank our sponsors and partners, before I do, I will share some initiatives that demonstrate how the WBN continues to evolve and embrace today's women in business. New membership categories, skill [...]

Celebrating Ottawa’s Female Business Achievers

By | April 20th, 2014|Member Contributed|

For thirty one years, the Women's Business Network has been hosting the prestigious Businesswoman of the Year Awards Gala. We are thrilled to continue to do this year after year, and to continue the tradition of celebrating and honouring Ottawa's female business achievers. The BYA Awards would not happen without the support from our generous [...]

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