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PEIBWA Conversation Corner – Accelerate HER PEI Pilot Program Info Session

December 11, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

  • Are you a woman entrepreneur/business owner who could benefit from the support and guidance provided by a trusted Mentor?
  • Would you like to grow your business to the next level, but need structured support and guidance in specific areas to make that happen?
  • Are you a business owner who could benefit from engagement with other women entrepreneurs and expert advisors to make connections to further develop your business?

PEIBWA is excited to announce a new one-of-a-kind opportunity for women in early growth businesses in PEI – The Accelerate HER PEI Pilot Program!

Accelerate HER PEI is a 12-week funded program led by PEIBWA and the Atlantic Canadian Women in Growth Partnership in collaboration with the Startup Zone. The pilot program will be delivered from PEIBWA’s Rural Women’s Business Centre both virtually and in-person, serving high-potential women business owners, no matter their location in PEI.  Access the online application form for the pilot program at this link

Participants will benefit from free access to business support services customized to meet their individual needs.Participants will benefit from free access to business support services customized to meet their individual needs. This includes weekly group meetings, one-on-one mentorship, peer support, market research and guidance, and a pool of expertise with a variety of businesses and industry leaders. 

Register to attend this information session to meet the coordinators and facilitators of the program. Bring your questions!

This session will be offered virtually only. If you require internet access to connect, you are welcome to bring your laptop and utilize the workspace at the Rural Women’s Business Centre. For more information, please contact Shelley Jessop, Manager, Rural Women’s Business Centre at shelley@peibwa.org or 902-887-3171.

Conversation Corner began as a small gathering around the kitchen table in the Rural Women’s Business Centre in Central Bedeque in November 2019, and continues to be offered both in-person and virtually from the Centre.

Do you have a business or workplace topic on your mind that you would like to discuss? Do you have a story to share? If you would like to be a guest on a future edition of Conversation Corner, please connect with Shelley Jessop, Manager, Rural Women’s Business Centre at shelley@peibwa.org


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