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  • BMO and Women Entrepreneurs - Announcing Women Entrepreneurs and Innovation Report The official launch of the report “Everywhere, Every Day Innovating:  Women Entrepreneurs and Innovation” was released on Feb. 14th with the Honourable Bardish Chagger, Leader of the Government in the House of Commons and Minister of Small Business and Tourism, along with report authors Clare Beckton, and Janice McDonald. This report outlines implications for business and the Canadian economy resulting from gender differences in approaches to innovation.  It offers recommendations for the development of gender-sensitive entrepreneurial, investment and board participation strategies that can support the contributions women entrepreneurs are, and can make, to the Canadian economy.  A must read.  Thanks to … More »
  • Vancouver Fashion Week - Kristina Benson (GYB Kamloops member) will be featured at Vancouver Fashion Week March 19 - 25th, to show her INSPIRED INTENTIONS COLLECTION. Proudly made in Canada Kristina reconnects fashion and yoga with her unique unconventional combination of eco-fabric yoga leggings, draped kimonos, and delicate scarves. VFW event is one of the fastest growing fashion weeks in the world, and since 2001, has acted as a stepping-stone for emerging designers to launch their creations into the fashion industry in hopes of one day appearing on the stages of London, Paris, Milan, and New York.  Congrats Kristina! Press Release Below: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE … More »
  • Vaughan Business Achievement Awards Gala - Daniela Hoffman (GYB Vaughn member) has been Nominated for an award in the HEALTH & WELLNESS category at the annual Vaughan Business Achievement Awards Gala!  This is the 2nd year in a row to be nominated.
  • National Nutrition - Liz Bandelin (GYB Abbotsford member) won a National Nutrition gold medal for the best tasting Earl Grey Rooibos tea! Also stay tuned for her new “Canadian line of organic teas” in 2018 for more of her award-winning wellness teas.
  • Small Business Success Story - Gina Ore (Phoenix, AZ member) Founder and CEO of Passion for Patients, was featured as a ‘Small Business Success Story’ in SBDC Arizona. Read the PDF here: SBDC Article_Gina Ore-Passion for Patients_GYB AZ Member
  • GroYourBiz Virtual - ABBOTSFORD, September 21, 2017—“ Tapping into the export market is like breaking through another glass ceiling for many women business owners,” says Barbara Mowat, President and Founder of GroYourBizTM “That’s why we’re creating an exciting new way for women entrepreneurs to help each other access foreign buyers.” Coinciding with the provisional application of the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) on September 21, GroYourBizTM along with partner Organization of Women in International Trade (OWIT) is creating a Virtual Global Export Board for interested women business owners to join.  This initiative will provide a monthly peer business advisory group of 16 or more women to draw upon … More »
  • GroYourBiz Expands to Florida! - Calling All Women Entrepreneurs in Florida! We are thrilled to announce the expansion of GroYourBiz™ MyBusinessMyBoard™ to your state. We look forward to continuing our mission to help women entrepreneurs take their business to the next level. We look forward to an exciting year for women business owners with the leadership of our talented Managing Director. Sabina will bring her incredible experience, knowledge, and enthusiasm to the members of Florida. We are truly honoured to have another authentic, distinctive woman on our team who is passionate about helping others succeed! To be notified of the Florida launch details Wednesday, July 20th, please contact or … More »
  • Great things happen when GroYourBiz Canada & US members collaborate! -   Wendy Buchanan, a member of Mississauga GroYourBiz Advisory Board has teamed up with Isabel Banerjee, Managing Director of GroYourBiz Arizona to deliver the "Be Spectacular" Event: 3 Simple Steps to Finally Love Wearing Glasses!" hosted by BMO Harris Bank in Paradise Valley Arizona. "If you have a closet full of good intentions and a night stand drawer of unloved eyeglasses..." Check out Isabel's funny blog to learn more about this May 12th event. Click Here to Read Isabel's Blog
  • GroYourBiz in the Hamilton Spectator - GroYourBiz had some coverage in a Hamilton-based newspaper! Click to see the larger image.  
  • Carolyn Cross honoured with an Influential Women in Business Award in Vancouver - GroYourBiz is so proud of Carolyn Cross, who was honoured with an Influential Women In Business Award on March 4, 2015.  Carolyn has been instrumental in the growth of GroYourBiz as a member of our Advisory Board.  Along with Barbara Mowat, she is also one of the founding members of WEBAC  (Women’s Economic Business Advisory Council).  Her strong passion for helping women gain economic empowerment is clearly highlighted in her acceptance speech, which we take great pleasure in sharing. Acceptance Speech by Carolyn Cross   March 4 2015 What an honour-- Thank you for your kind words and for this opportunity to … More »