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Below is a list of important upcoming dates for honorees and friends of
The Leading Women Entrepreneurs of the World™
. Please mark these dates on your personal calendar and refer to this web page often for updates.
March 26, 2008
Cheryl Womack, Chairperson Invited to Speak at Women in Business Seminar
Cheryl Womack, Chairperson, has been invited to speak at the Women in Business Seminar at Utah State University in Logan, Utah. Cheryl will be giving an overview of the Leading Women Entrepreneur's of the World™ as well as discussing what women entrepreneurs around the world seem to have in common and relate why she believes they are thriving in Central and Eastern Europe, Asia, and Africa in growing numbers.
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November 13, 2007
Cheryl Womack, Chairperson Invited to Speak in Topeka, Kansas
Cheryl Womack, Chairperson, has been invited to give the keynote address at the Sales and Marketing Executives of Topeka’s November 13, 2007 dinner meeting, which is also the group's 50th Anniversary celebration. Cheryl will be giving an overview of the Leading Women Entrepreneur's of the World™ as well as sharing stories of her personal road to success.
October 25, 2007
Cheryl Womack, Chairperson Invited to Speak in Lille, France
Leading Women Entrepreneurs of the World™ Chairperson V. Cheryl Womack has been invited to take part in the 2007 Social and Environmental Responsibility World Forum being held in Lille, France. Cheryl will be delivering a speech that address the place and role of women at all levels of responsibility in the world economy. She will also be discussing issues relating to equal work opportunities between men and women and the idea of partnership during a moderated panel.
September 8, 2007
Eleventh Annual Gala and Celebratory Event - Dates Announced
Please mark your calendars for The Leading Women Entrepreneurs of the World™ Eleventh Annual Gala and Celebratory Event which will be held in South Africa. It is sure to be an event unlike any other!
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Click here to view the updated itinerary for The Leading Women Entrepreneurs of the World™ Eleventh Annual Gala and Celebratory Event in South Africa
July 16, 2007
Take the Next Step Grants
2007 grant applications are now being accepted from female citizens of South Africa. See the Grant section of this web site for further details and an application form.
June 15, 2007
2007 New Honoree Inductees Announced
We will be announcing the new Honoree Inductees for 2007. These remarkable women will join the group during the The Leading Women Entrepreneurs of the World™ Eleventh Annual Gala and Celebratory Event in South Africa 8-13 September 2007.
June 6, 2007
Chairperson to Host Dinners
The foundation of the Leading Women Entrepreneurs of the World™ is made up of the relationships formed between the Honorees, sharing their passion for business and life. No one believes that more than Cheryl Womack, Chairperson of the organization. Wherever she travels, Cheryl makes an effort to host gatherings to provide Honorees with the opportunity to reconnect and become even better acquainted. These events are always memorable. Please try to attend when the opportunity presents and look for photo remembrances on the website.
None scheduled at this time.
April 23, 2007
South Africa Site Visit Planned for 23 April 2007
Cheryl Womack will make her second visit to Cape Town, Johannesburg and Sun City in preparation for the The Leading Women Entrepreneurs of the World™ Eleventh Annual Gala and Celebratory Event to be held in South Africa 8-13 September 2007. While there Cheryl will meet with the South Africa Planning Committee, as well as local dignitaries, government officials, sponsors and representatives of the media. Cheryl will also be working to promote the “Take the Next Step” grant being offered to women residents of South Africa. Applications are now being accepted for grants totaling $15,000USD, to be awarded during the event in September.
April 6, 2007
Leading Women Nominations
We are now accepting nominations for the Leading Women Entrepreneurs of the World™ organization. To apply, please complete the nomination form on this web site under Nominations. Nominations close 6ht April 2007.
March 29, 2007
Join us for a day of inspiration, learning, and networking!
Thursday, March 29, 2007
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex & Expo Center
2300 North Cameron Street, Harrisburg, PA 17110
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March 6, 2007
Chairperson in London for Women's Leadership Board International Regional Meeting
Cheryl Womack, Chairperson of the Leading Women Entrepreneurs of the World™ was in London the week of 5 March 2007 to attend the first International Regional Meeting of the Harvard University John F. Kennedy School of Government Women's Leadership Board, of which she is a member. The meeting was scheduled to coincide with International Women’s Day and the Arab International Women’s Forum Conference. Delegates were guests of Alderman John Stuttard, the Lord Mayor of the City of London, at a special black tie dinner held at the Mansion House, his official residence. The Kuwaiti Ambassador and his wife hosted the delegates at a dinner and reception.
While in London, Cheryl was able to connect with other Honorees – some from the UK and others in London to attend the Women’s Leadership Board meeting. Janette Faherty (UK-2004) assisted Cheryl in organizing a dinner at the OXO Tower restaurant. Honorees Tina Knight (UK-1998), Joy Bryer (UK-2002), Julia Palau (UK-2000), Cristina DeManuel (Spain-2001) and Maxine Burton (USA-2002) joined Janette and Cheryl for dinner and lively conversation at this lovely spot overlooking the Thames.
November 2, 2006
LWEW Business Forum hosted at Barnard College
Ignite your Entrepreneurial Spirit!
Connect with global role models!
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Click here to download the Program & Scedule of Events
Register for forum
November 1, 2006
LWEW Advisory Board Meeting
Advisory Board Meeting in New York City November 1, 2006 from 9:00AM through lunch. Additional details to come.
October 30, 2006
Big Apple Retreat
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October 16, 2006
Royal Chie's 30th Anniversary & Fashion Show
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July 27, 2006
Chairperson, Honored at luncheon
Chairperson, Cheryl Womack will be honored at the "Women Who Mean Business" award luncheon. A few Kansas City women will be recognized for their career accomplishments and contributions to the success of other women in the community.
July 20, 2006
Chairperson interviewed with WHAT-AM radio
WHAT-AM radio in Philadelphia interviewed Cheryl Womack on the show "The Exchange" with host Elmer Smith.
July 19, 2006
Chairperson interviewed with Voice of America
Voice of America interviewed Cheryl Womack on the show "The Women MVP Who Set You Free" with host LuAn Mitchell Halter.
June 14, 2006
Retail pioneer Rhonda White will dispense the secrets of her success at WiB breakfast
As well as owning and operating nine Terry White Chemists, Rhonda and Terry have continued to share their knowledge and experience through consultancies both within and outside the pharmacy chain.
With a strong track record in consulting to organisations, large and small, in the field of organisational behaviour, Rhonda is uniquely equipped to share her insights into the secrets to success in business.
For more information and to book your seat, contact qbr’s events co-ordinator Pip Kirk on (07) 3854 2501 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
May 10, 2006
A Special Invitation
The JP Morgan Private Bank
The Leading Women Entrepreneurs of the World
Private Tour & Cocktails
Highlights of JP Morgan's
Contemporary Art Collection
Wednesday, May 10th
JP Morgan's Private Collection is considered one of the oldest and largest corporate Art Collections in the world, focusing on Modern and Contemporary Art.
May 3, 2006
Chairperson to give Keynote Speech for Leadership Program
Chairperson, V. Cheryl Womack will give the keynote speech for the 20/20 Leadership Programs “Honoring Ceremony” at the Kauffman Foundation in Kansas City.
March 24, 2006
Thailand Government & LWEW to Host Joint Forum in Bangkok
The Leading Women Entrepreneurs of the World™ and the Thailand Ministry of Social Development and Human Security will host a forum on the 24th of March 2006 entitled “Encouraging Female Entrepreneurs of Tomorrow”.
March 19, 2006
10th Annual Gala and Celebratory Event
March 19th through 23rd
January 18, 2006
Keynote Speech for FWE
Chairperson, V. Cheryl Womack will give the keynote speech for the FWE group in Vancouver.
December 28, 2005
BBC Interviews LWEW Chairperson
The BBC World News interviewed LWEW Chairperson, V. Cheryl Womack on entrepreneurs. The interview aired December 28, 2005 at 4:55pm globally.
November 11, 2005
Queens University Keynote Speech
Chairperson, V. Cheryl Womack will give the keynote speech at the Ninth Annual Queen’s Women in Leadership Conference (Q•WIL) at Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada. The conference theme is “Aspire to Inspire”.
July 28, 2005
Chairperson to visit Romania
LWEW Chairperson, V. Cheryl Womack to visit Romania. While there she will also meet with Government officials, entrepreneurial leaders and Leading Women Honorees. Ms Womack will also give a speech to entrepreneurs from the top 100 Romanian Women in business.
July 24, 2005
Chairperson to Visit the Czech Republic
LWEW Chairperson, V. Cheryl Womack to visit the Czech Republic and meet with Deputy Prime Minister, Mr. Martin Jahn. While there she will also meet with other VIP and entrepreneurial figures.