Enterprising Women – April 2018


                                                                                                     A Note from Chris Kennelly

I am writing this letter as the new “dude” to the JWBC family. What an honor it has been to be welcomed into this organization. Not only have I been serving on the volunteer advisory board, but I have also participated in two programs…Venture Leadership and Customer Development.

All I see is momentum. It’s undeniable. The JWBC is on a mission to become “World Class” and I don’t think that phrase is big enough. Under the visionary leadership of Ellen Sullivan, this group is on fire.     Continue Reading…

Enterprising Women, March 2018

International Women’s Day  March is an important month for all women. Women’s History month was created by Congress in 1987. International Women’s Day, however has been celebrated on March 8 since the early 1900s. In 1975, The United Nations adopted the date as International Women’s Day. It is a global day celebrating the social, economic,… Continue Reading

Enterprising Women – February, 2018

Dear JWBC Community, This week  the JWBC partnered with the Jacksonville Business Journal for the annual Bizwomen Mentoring Monday. I was so proud to see so many clients, friends and partners of the JWBC participating as mentors and mentees in this event. Continue reading   Continue Reading

Enterprising Women – January, 2018

Dear JWBC Community, As the Advisory Chair of the Jacksonville Women’s Business Center, I am continually inspired by the vision, dedication and authenticity of the entrepreneurs in our community. The challenges they face each day and the dedication they show to continue to move forward is an example of true courage. As a business owner and leader… Continue Reading

Enterprising Women – December, 2017

Dear JWBC Community, Every day I am fortunate to hear stories of inspiration that come from the entrepreneurs, sponsors, mentors and friends of the Jacksonville Women’s Business Center community. These stories of successes, challenges, ideas and outcomes are true to the lives of entrepreneurs and those that support them. Reflecting on these stories and a… Continue Reading

Enterprising Women – November 2017

In the spirit of the season, we are grateful for the JWBC community of clients, sponsors, partners, volunteers, board members and many others. We appreciate your confidence in us and thank you for your patronage and generous support. We wish you prosperity in all things today and always! Happy Thanksgiving! Read more   Continue Reading

Enterprising Women – October, 2017

October is National Women’s Small Business Month, a perfect time to launch “Enterprising Women”, a newly developed newsletter of the JWBC designed to tell the stories of entrepreneurial leadership in Northeast Florida. As the new Director, I am thrilled at the opportunity to lead the JWBC into a new era of expansion to become a… Continue Reading



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