“WBDC is proud to bring this topic of national economic interest to the Connecticut community," WBDC CEO, Fran Pastore said.
Stamford, CT (PRWEB) October 16, 2013
TFI Envision, Inc. will be a Bronze Sponsor at the upcoming October 24, 2013 Women’s Business Development Council (WBDC) 12th Annual Business Breakfast, at the Stamford Marriott in Stamford, Connecticut. This signature event commemorates the 25th anniversary of ground breaking legislation which led to an explosion in women’s entrepreneurship.
“WBDC is proud to bring this topic of national economic interest to the Connecticut community. With women fueling economic growth at an unprecedented rate, WBDC intends to remain in the “driver’s seat”, helping women in Connecticut and around the globe achieve economic equity through small business training and education at all phases of business development,” WBDC CEO, Fran Pastore said.
This event will present a panel discussion on the growing effect of women business owners as decision makers, architects of change and economic influencers, with a focus on what the next 25 years will look like for women entrepreneurs. More than 500 guests are expected to attend. A distinguished group of women leaders from Connecticut will play a major role in this event.
The Honorable Nancy Wyman, Lieutenant Governor of the State of Connecticut, is the Honorary Chairwoman. The Honorable Denise L. Nappier, Connecticut State Treasurer, will be a guest speaker. Diana Sousa Jepsen, Vice President of Corporate Communications of Cigna Corporation, will serve as mistress of ceremonies.
Teresa Younger, the Executive Director of Connecticut’s Permanent Commission on the Status of Women, will lead the 2013 esteemed panelists in this poignant discussion on women and their critical roles in the economy. The panelists include:
- Sarah Fisher, CEO, Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing
- Susan Duffy, Executive Director, Center for Women’s Entrepreneurial Leadership at Babson College
- Laurie Tucker, Senior Vice President of Corporate Marketing, FedEx Services
For further information, tickets, tables and sponsorship, please call 203.353.1750 or email WBDC at breakfast(at)ctwbdc(dot)org.
Since 1975, TFI Envision, Inc. of Norwalk, CT, has specialized in developing strategic design and marketing solutions for branding, packaging, promotion, digital and corporate communications; helping organizations achieve their marketing and communication goals with compelling, consistent messaging that is on brand and on target.