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March 27, 2017

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Congratulations to Tania Reid, owner of WEConnect International certified women’s business enterprise Ithemba! Tania’s video was chosen from video entries submitted from all over the world through our network of over 6,000 women owned businesses. Her video best demonstrates the value WEConnect International has brought to growing her South Africa based business, while adding creativity, passion and pizzaz! Her video will be featured at the WEConnect International Gala on March 30 in Washington, DC. Check back on March 31st to watch her video.

March 24, 2017

WBENCAward2017WEConnect International was honored with the Best Diversity Partner Award at the WBENC Summit & Salute celebration Thursday evening, in New Orleans, Louisiana. Every year, WBENC’s Summit engages participants in a two day program filled with a focus on the future of various industries, business networking, and development opportunities. The Salute follows the Summit and is a festive evening that highlights America’s Top Corporations for Women Business Enterprises. This year all ten platinum corporate awardees are WEConnect International member corporations:

March 20, 2017

Wells Fargo Announces $100,000 Scholarship Fund for Diverse Business Owners to Attend Tuck School of Business Minority Business Programs

The following press release was originally posted by the Tuck School of Business Minority Business Programs.

CONTACT:  Fred McKinney, Managing Director, Tuck School of Business Minority Business Programs 603-646-9287, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  

(Hanover, New Hampshire - March 1, 2017) Wells Fargo today announced the Wells Fargo Scholarship Fund for Diverse Businesses in collaboration with the Tuck School of Business. With $100,000 to fund 24 scholarships for the Tuck School of Business Minority Business Programs, certified minority, women, veteran, LGBT and disabled owned business entrepreneurs will be able to attend Tuck.