The Women’s Business Development Center hosted a highly-successful 28th Annual Entrepreneurial Woman’s Conference on September 17 at Chicago’s McCormick Place-West, drawing more than 1,600 prospective, emerging and established women business owners, public and private sector supplier diversity decision-makers and government officials.
Themed Your Growth Is Our Business, the Conference focused on providing attendees with access to valuable connections, contract opportunities, information and resources to grow their businesses.
Steve Clemons, Washington editor at large of The Atlantic magazine; Scott Anderson, CEO of Zions Bank; Joe Alvarado, President and CEO of Commercial Metals Company; Jonathan Johnson, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Overstock.com
The National Hispanic Landscape Alliance (NHLA), the leading organization for the economic and professional development of the Hispanic-American landscape industry workforce, has announced that it will return to Louisville, Kentucky for the industry's largest event, the GIE+EXPO.
Great Minds in STEM™, the gateway for Hispanics in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, recognized Grace Lieblein, General Motors vice president Global Purchasing and Supply Chain, as the 2014 Engineer of the Year during the 26th Annual HENAAC Conference, "The Quest for Competitive Greatness."