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Celebrating Women's History Month with Our WBRG

By Grace Kasozi, Senior Associate Brand Manager of Emerging Proteins
Blog

In 1987, after continuous national lobbying efforts, Congress passed Pub. L 100-9 which designated the month of March as “Women’s History Month.”

In honor of women who came before us, women who will come after us, and women among us, the Tyson Foods Women's Business Resource Group (WBRG) celebrates Women's History Month.

Our WBRG serves as a resource for team members—women and men—who believe in advancing women and transforming our workplace through engagement, networking and career development.

Gildan Launches the “Hear Her Story” Series to Highlight Some of Their 23,000 Women

Article

In honor of International Women’s Day, Gildan is launching a new blog series entitled “Hear Her Story” which will allow readers to meet women behind the scenes of Gildan’s success and get a glimpse of their #LifeatGildan.

Scotiabank Invests in Disruption Ventures, Canada's First Private, Female-Founded Venture Fund for Women

Press Release

TORONTO, March 6, 2019 /3BL Media/ - Scotiabank and Disruption Ventures today have announced a partnership that will provide women with support to take their business to the next level. The milestone investment will be additive to The Scotiabank Women Initiative, which helps women with access to capital, support from senior business leaders, and education tailored to their needs.

Engineers Empower Girls to Pursue Engineering

SCE is currently accepting applications for its 2019 summer internship program by Sally Jeun
Blog

When you’re an engineer, it’s all you. You can pretty much make anything,” said Erica, an eighth-grader at Haskell Middle School.

During National Engineers Week, girls from four different middle schools got a taste of what it would be like to pursue an engineering career at “Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day” at Gahr High School, the host of the event.

Hallmark's Lindsey Roy: Finding Purpose For The Pain

Article

In this Forbes video, learn how Hallmark CMO Lindsey Roy "puts good in the world" through her work as an authentic leader following a tragic accident.

Learn more about Hallmark Corporation's work to empower women leaders here

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Scotiabank Initiative Helps Support Women in Business

by Julie SLack
Article

To encourage more women-owned and women-led businesses, Scotiabank has a new initiative.

The Scotiabank Women Initiative was outlined during a luncheon hosted by Scotiabank on Friday at the Holiday Inn in Oakville and attended by some 50 people.

Held in celebration of International Women’s Day, it also included guest speaker MP Oakville North — Burlington Pam Damoff.

Read more here

Hallmark Leader Profiles | A Conversation With Kim Newton About the Impact of Women's Leadership

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Kim Newton Vice President, Corporate Strategy and Business Development

2017 NOTABLE ACHIEVEMENTS: Selected to the Henry Crown Fellowship Program by The Aspen Institute Global Leadership Network • Received notice she would be included in Savoy’s Top 100 Most Influential Blacks in Corporate America in 2018.

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Kim Newton Vice President, Corporate Strategy and Business Development

2017 NOTABLE ACHIEVEMENTS: Selected to the Henry Crown Fellowship Program by The Aspen Institute Global Leadership Network • Received notice she would be included in Savoy’s Top 100 Most Influential Blacks in Corporate America in 2018.

Sodexo Named as One of the Top Companies for Executive Women

The National Association for Female Executives recognizes Sodexo on the 2019 list of the NAFE Top Companies for Executive Women
Press Release

GAITHERSBURG, Md., March 5, 2019 /3BL Media/ — Sodexo, a food services and facilities management company committed to Quality of Life, announced today that the company has been named one of the 2019 NAFE Top Companies for Executive Women by the National Association for Female Executives (NAFE).

Women in Technology | Cisco to Broadcast Women of Impact Conference 2019

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Cisco hosted a live chat about its Passion Project and culture of giving back. Our panel included Cisco executives, ambassadors from our Cisco Networking Academy, and representatives from Kiva; and we answered your questions live.

You can view the full #CiscoChat about Women in Technology here.

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