The National Mompreneurs® Conference combines 2 days of education, inspiration, connections, and insights for women entrepreneurs across Canada, featuring practical and informative presentations by industry experts, panel discussions on topics relevant to today’s shifting marketplace, and interactive stations for networking, connecting, and business-building. The event also includes the Awards Ceremony for the 2017 Mompreneur® Awards, where winners are announced, and Mompreneur businesses from across Canada are recognized.
Also FINALISTS in my category are Michelle Emson, SANCTUARY STUDIOS; Jacqueline De’Ath, HOMEWORKS, etc.; Jennifer Reece Maxwell, THE WEDDING COACH; Lori-Ann McLeod, OXYGEN FITNESS and Stephanie Birt; BLUE OCEAN OFFICE SUPPLIES.
All Finalists will be judged based on criteria such as innovation, commitment to community, sales growth, leadership, and scalability, in 4 award categories: Mompreneur Award of Excellence(exemplary product/service), Mompreneur Startup Award (for a business under 3 years), Mompreneur Award of Merit (for a consultant or franchisee), and the Mompreneurs “Momentum” Award (for a female-led non-profit, charity, or service-based business).
The Mompreneurs© Conference 2017 runs from March 2 to March 5 at the Toronto Sheraton Hotel & Conference Centre, 801 Dixon Road, Toronto, ON.
A special thank you to Burlington Post's Tim Whitnell for his January 19, 2017 article "Two Burlington residents in running for Mompreneur awards".