Maryland Women’s Business Center Hosts Inaugural Awards Luncheon Celebrating Local Business Community

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                    MEDIA CONTACT October 6, 2016                          Jacqueline L., 240-305-2133, jacqueline@marylandwbc.org           Maryland Women’s Business Center Hosts Inaugural Awards Luncheon Celebrating Local Business Community Miko Branch of Miss Jessie’s Delivered Keynote; Awards Recipients Announced Rockville, MD, October 6, 2016 – Today, the Maryland Women’s Business Center (MWBC) held their inaugural Awards Luncheon and Silent Auction at Lakewood Country Club to culminate their fifth anniversary of helping nearly 5,000 women entrepreneurs start, sustain, and grow women-owned enterprises. Event and table sponsors included WSSC, EagleBank, Shulman Rogers, Westat, Maryland Department of Commerce, Woodard & Associates, FEDMINE.US, Miss Jessie’s, Women’s Business Report, mater mea, and Women Empowerment Project, Inc. This year’s Women Entrepreneur of the Year was awarded to Kimberlee Driggs, President of D2, LLC. The runner-up was Susan Mondi Bowen, Founder of Thrive Yoga. Minority Woman Business of the Year was awarded to Houri Tamizifar, Founder of Cynuria…

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Maryland Women’s Business Center Announces Fifth Anniversary Celebrations; Launches Fundraising Campaign

PRESS RELEASE October 25, 2015 MEDIA CONTACT Jacqueline Lara 240-305-2133 jacqueline@marylandwbc.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                               Rockville, MD, October, 25, 2015 –On November, 5, 2015, Maryland Women’s Business Center (MWBC) will kick off the first of three fifth anniversary events with a breakfast celebration at the Best Western Plus Rockville Hotel and Suites. Registration is $25, and includes a breakfast buffet, invaluable networking, and a special goodie bag. Throughout the year, the celebrations will spotlight client successes, StartRight! winners, special programs, new initiatives, and culminate with an awards luncheon in October 2016. Over the years, MWBC has helped nearly 5,000 women entrepreneurs start, sustain and grow women-owned enterprises. In 2014, MWBC expanded their reach into Prince George’s County and Frederick County with satellite offices, and November will mark the first anniversary for both locations. “As MWBC looks toward celebrating this momentous achievement of being of service to women entrepreneurs for five years, we…

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