Norwalk Now and the CT Women’s Business Development Council Present National Women-Owned Business Day
Norwalk Now and the CT Women’s Business Development Council Present
National Women-Owned Business Day
Networking and Panel Discussion with Professional Women from the Hospitality, Fashion, Entertainment, and Beauty Industry
Wednesday, May 1, 6-8 PM, Wall Street Theater, Norwalk, CT
April 10, 2019, Norwalk, CT: On Wednesday, May 1 from 6-8 PM, Norwalk Now and the CT Women’s Business Development Council will host a networking and panel discussion event in celebration of National Women-Owned Business Day. The evening will begin with a networking reception followed by a spirited discussion with some of Norwalk’s most dynamic women in business.
- Suzanne Cahill, the owner of the Wall Street Theater, will provide a sneak peek into the process of revitalizing the historic theater and creating an environment that not only nurtures talent but entertains the masses.
- Restaurateur Greer Fredericks will take the audience on a virtual tour of the food service industry and the making of Peaches Southern Pub & Juke Joint, an amalgamation of her years in both the entertainment and hospitality industries.
- Katia Garcon of House of Katia, a personal styling boutique dedicated to helping men and women live their best life, will take the audience through her unique business plan, self-promotion practices, and target marketing.
- Providing a window into the exciting world of beauty is Thea Tsiranides, the owner of Salon Être and the area’s most prestigious training ground for young stylists, SoNo Academy. Thea’s shares her journey from colorist to entrepreneur to teacher.
Partnering with Norwalk Now is the Women’s Business Development Council of Connecticut, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that is dedicated to providing the tools and resources to help women thrive in business. Over the past 20 years, the WBDC has helped more than 18,000 women across 169 Connecticut towns become better business people. From business plans, financing channels, best practices, and support programs, the WBDC continues to nurture the businesswoman within.
VENUE: Wall Street Theater, 71 Wall Street, Norwalk, CT
TIME: 6-8 PM
FORMAT: 6-6:45 PM Networking Reception
6:45-7:30 PM Panel Discussion
7:30-8 PM Networking Reception