WSBP 30th Anniversary Celebration: Women Making Change

Tickets are on sale now for Women Making Change, an evening dedicated to celebrating women entrepreneurs! Join us for a networking reception followed by an interactive panel discussion with inspiring local women business owners who are creating positive change.
Tuesday, October 1, 2019
at ECHO, Leahy Center for Lake Champlain
6:00 – 8:00 PM
The event will include light hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar.

Our panel will be facilitated by WSBP Instructors Ashley Sandy (LONDONmiddlebury) & Claire Wheeler (RE:WORK LLC), and will feature the following local entrepreneurs:

  • Anna Barrett: Co-Founder, Atmosphoria
  • Leyla Bringas: WSBP Graduate; Founder, Lunaroma; Co-Founder, Atmosphoria
  • Leslie McCrorey Wells: Co-Owner & Manager, Pizzeria Verità, Trattoria Delia, and Sotto Enoteca
  • Louisa Schibli: Co-Founder, Milk Money Vermont; Partner, Vermont Works Management Company

Hear the real talk about what it’s like to be an entrepreneur, and how these women have overcome obstacles to get where they are today.

Want to further support WOMEN MAKING CHANGE?

Thanks to a generous anonymous donor, gifts made in support of this event and future women entrepreneurs will be matched up to $10,000! To purchase your tickets and/or make your gift, select “Tickets” now!

Established in 1989, the Women’s Small Business Program has been championing women entrepreneurs for 30 years through education, mentorship, and community. Please join us in celebrating this important milestone and supporting current and future women entrepreneurs.
Thank you to our Event Sponsors:

Signature Sponsor:

Empowerment Level Sponsor

Community Level Sponsors:

Mascoma Bank 
Sheehy Furlong & Behm P.C.
Vermont Gas Systems

Thank you also to the Burlington Community & Economic Development Office and the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation for supporting this event.

For information on how to sponsor this event, contact Marissa Strayer-Benton: mstrayerbenton@mercyconnections.org