Enterprising Women – October, 2018

JWBC would like to thank everyone who attended the National ATHENA Leadership Awards luncheon on Oct. 18 honoring Bonnie Carroll, President and Founder of TAPS and welcoming keynote speaker, Martha Mertz, Founder of ATHENA International. Hosted at the beautiful Bella Serra, attendees enjoyed a delicious lunch with an opening by emcee, Kent Justice, Anchor, WJXT and an invocation by Ari Jolly, Assistant General Counsel, Florida Blue. City Council President Aaron Bowman and SBA Business Development Specialist, Thaddeus Hammond both had words of wisdom to share as well.

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Enterprising Women – July 2018

It’s cause for celebrating at the Jacksonville Women’s Business Center!  We have been witnessing our JWBC community making significant contributions in our   growing city in industries such as technology, art, health, finance, real estate and beyond. More   than any other time in history, women are leaders, historians, educators and entrepreneurs.   We are so proud to… Continue Reading

Enterprising Women – June 2018

A Note from Ellen Sullivan Mahatma Gandhi is well known for this powerful quote, “Your beliefs become your thoughts, your thoughts become your words, your words become your actions, your actions become your habits, your habits become your values, your values become your destiny.” A significant percentage of the decisions we make every day are… Continue Reading

Enterprising Women – May 2018

A Note from Thaddeus Hammond, SBA We are thrilled to feature Thaddeus Hammond, our District Office Technical Representative from the U.S. SBA North Florida District office. The SBA’s office of Women’s Business Ownership oversees the WBC (Women’s Business Center) network across the country. Here, Thaddeus talks about the collaboration between JWBC and the SBA: The… 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 – 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

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