WBO Testimonials

"When I attended my first WBOM Women in Business event, I wasn't sure what to expect. By the end of the night I felt empowered by the energy of the group and the conversations I had with other members and guests, which led me to sign up as a member on the spot. I have created great new networks and several friendships ..."
"Being a part of WBOM-women in business and now sitting on the board, allows me to network and build relationships with like minded business women; from all different industries and at different stages within their careers. The member meetings are formed around business topics, and I have always left the meeting ..." 
"First and foremost is the contacts and friendships I have developed in the last few years as a member. Having people I can talk to who know how challenging it can get and knowing that we are working together. Then I would have to say the resources that are offered, the wealth of knowledge in the membership is amazing ..."
"I joined WBO initially to make contact with other women in business, over the 2 years that I have been a member my business has grown substantially. The incredible women that I have met and fostered relationships with has been immense."
"I have been an active member of WBO for 23 years. I have made some excellent life long friendships and have done lots of business over the years with many WBO members. I encourage you to get involved."
"My experience with the WEYA was a good one. I was not sure I was going to enter, but at the last minute decided to enter a submission. I took someone advice to hire a writer to help me compile my eight page story and information for the category of Emerging Business. That in itself was a good exercise to go back ..."

Manitoba Woman Entrepreneur of the Year Awards

Thursday, May 14, 2015
RBC Convention Centre Winnipeg

An inspiring event celebrating Women Business Owners of Manitoba!

Welcome to the Manitoba Woman Entrepreneur of the Year Awards. The Winnipeg Chapter of Women Business Owners of Manitoba (WBO) is very proud of its history in hosting these awards.

From the first award in September 1992, which was co-hosted with the Federal Business Development Bank (BDC), the WBO has taken pride in celebrating women entrepreneurs.

The awards evening is an opportunity to recognize today's pacesetters, who will stand as inspiring role models to tomorrow's emerging business leaders.

Each year this gala dinner honours the finalists and winners from across the province, whose energies and creativity represent the best of the entrepreneurial spirit.



For more information, please call 204-775-7981.