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2023 Women’s Entrepreneurship Day – presented by the Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Committee

November 16, 2023 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Celebrate Women in Business with Ellevate Women’s Business Hub, and our Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Committee!

Join us for an impactful evening with knowledgeable business owners and professionals who will share their insights and expertise.


  • Building and growing a successful business
  • Overcoming adversary as women in business
  • Fostering a more inclusive and equitable workforce
  • Opportunites for women entrepreneurs

DEI Co-Chairs: Armida Colmenares-Stafford. Pacific Premier Bank & Carmen Bowen

DEI Presentation: Michel Olenick, Child Care Resource Center & Sarah Toutant, Child Care Resource Center

Tabletop topics and facilitators:

  • Marketing – Wafa Kanan, Unique Image
  • Leadership – Audra Bryant, Purpose Fulfilled Inc.
  • Financial Tools – Tania Mercado, Intuit
  • Ask me Anything – Tallin Semerjian, TinQ
  • E-Commerce – Lakeisha Jackson, Elevate Digital Marketing
  • Veterans – Sara Van Ells, Bunker Labs/Hustle Trucks


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This program is funded, in part, through a grant from the U.S. Small Business Administration.


November 16, 2023
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm


The Valley Economic Alliance
5121 Van Nuys Blvd., Suite 200
Sherman Oaks, California - CA 91403
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