WEConnect International Ambassador and CEO and Co-Founder of Chesapeake Bay Candle Mei Xu was recently interview by Guy Raz for NPR's How I Built This podcast -- a series "about innovators, entrepreneurs, and idealists, and the stories behind the movements they built. Each episode is a narrative journey marked by triumphs, failures, serendipity and insight — told by the founders of some of the world's best known companies and brands. If you've ever built something from nothing, something you really care about — or even just dream about it."
The 8th annual Dell Women's Entrepreneur Network (DWEN) Summit 2017 will be held in San Francisco, California on July 17-18. The summit will bring together over 150 of the most inspiring female entrepreneurs, international media and Dell executives for two days of collaboration, thought leadership and networking.
Nearly ten WEConnection International corporate members are participating in the 2017 Bloomberg Financial Services Gender-Equality Index (BFGEI). According to Bloomberg, "All [BFGEI companies] demonstrated dedication to disclosure and best-in-class social policies and practices, providing Bloomberg with data across areas such as gender-equal compensation, supplier diversity programs, and retention rates of women clients."