Thursday, October 23, 2014
10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Open To The Public!
Call for ESA Award Nominations!
The National Association of Women Business Owners®, San Antonio Chapter (NAWBO®) is calling for nominations for the 2015 Entrepreneurial Spirit Awards (ESA) to recognize outstanding women entrepreneurs in the San Antonio area.
The 2015 ESA awards event will be held March 28, 2015. March is also Women’s History Month and a perfect time to celebrate the contributions of women business owners to the economy and to our community.
We urge you to submit your nomination(s) online or by email/fax. Deadline for ESA nominations is Tuesday, October 28, 2014.
Propels women entrepreneurs into economic, social and political spheres of power
• Strengthening the wealth creating capacity of our members and promoting
economic development within the entrepreneurial community
• Creating innovative and effective change in the business culture
• Building strategic alliances, coalitions and affiliations
• Transforming public policy and influencing opinion makers
The right place to further
your business… and yourself.
A NAWBO membership offers women-owned businesses a national and local platform to tap into the power of an already established community of women entrepreneurs. NAWBO-SA is about your company’s success in finding the right resources, connections, or even perspective to help take your business to the next level.
An investment in a NAWBO membership provides a portfolio of benefits that propel business growth and fuel personal and professional development. NAWBO is an unparalleled resource for women entrepreneurs seeking to navigate the various stages of business growth. Join us at our next event to learn more about NAWBO-SA, be it celebrating San Antonio’s Entrepreneurial Spirit Awards, mentoring a teen woman through Entrepreneurial Connections, becoming a Million Dollar Roundtable member, or participating in our Executive Partner Program to further support your fellow business owners. However you wish to participate and connect, our focus is on your future business success.
Interested in supporting women-owned
businesses in San Antonio?
NAWBO-SA invites corporations to form a strategic alliance with the only organization that represents exclusively the interests of San Antonio’s 53,000+ women entrepreneurs. By supporting NAWBO you have a unique opportunity to build a strong and fiercely loyal brand platform, support the growth and success of San Antonio’s network of women entrepreneurs, and become a part of a dynamic community of women dedicated to building a legacy of entrepreneurial excellence.
We offer numerous ways to connect with women businesses through partnerships and sponsorship opportunities including the Entrepreneurial Spirit Awards and Entrepreneurial Connections.
IN THE SPOTLIGHT
NAWBO-SA Member Since 2011
Darlene Kirk, CEO
Kirk's Global Compass
Founder, Darlene Kirk has spent over 25 years in the marketing and product development field. Designing marketing campaigns around new product and service launches in a multi-billion dollar corporate gift industry harvested opportunities to work with leading brands, Nike, Titleist, Wilson Sports, Norwood Promotional Products and Bic Graphics. During her professional journey, Darlene Kirk has traveled globally absorbing marketing trends that keep her on the cutting edge of new marketing concepts for her clientele.
Kirk's Global Compass was designed to serve the entrepreneurial business that has an end game strategy of growth and expansion. A strategic marketing map is developed after an intense one day strategy with key decision makers and CEO, Darlene Kirk. Together entrepreneurs with their team will watch Darlene Kirk breakdown their marketing and pull apart its defects then rebuild it with a solid plan. Providing a marketing map, entrepreneurs can feel their investment in their marketing efforts are quantifiable and rationale moving forward.
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NAWBO-SA Alliance Partner Since 2014
UT Health Science Center
The mission of The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, one of the nation’s leading health sciences universities, is to make lives better through excellence in health careers education, biomedical research, patient care and community service to San Antonio and the South Texas/Border Region. Through undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate programs, the faculty is committed to educating health professionals who will provide excellent patient care and research that can be applied to treat and prevent disease.
For more information on the many ways “We make lives better®”, visit http://www.uthscsa.edu