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Our mission is to educate, inspire, and nurture women business owners and entrepreneurs worldwide on how to go global so they can run healthier businesses and create a new future for themselves, their families and their community.

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Recycling Textile Remnants into a Sustainable Global Business

with Allison Davidson Motoyama, Founder & Managing Director, Dona Bela Shreds
September 7, 2022

By registering, I consent to Women Entrepreneurs Grow Global’s collection of my information.  Note: Thanks to our sponsors, event is “no charge” but you must register to attend. Journey to creating a business and launching wholesale – In 2010 versus today. Importance of upcycling and …

Crucial Connections: Combating Global Expansion Challenges

with Jessica Wargo, Beth Babich, and Elisabeth Weissenrieder-Bennis
Aug. 3, 2022

By registering, I consent to Women Entrepreneurs Grow Global’s collection of my information.  Note: Thanks to our sponsors, event is “no charge” but you must register to attend. Understand the pitfalls/traps to expanding globally What the tax and other considerations are when expanding globally How …

Connecting Culture Through Fashion

with LaShawn Kenley, Founder + Designer, Sun Gods LLC
July 13, 2022

By registering, I consent to Women Entrepreneurs Grow Global’s collection of my information.  Note: Thanks to our sponsors, event is “no charge” but you must register to attend. Learn what Bohemian Afro-Chic is. How to start an e-commerce fashion business. How to source fabric (domestic …

Think Big; Think Global: Web Globalization Tips for Small Businesses

with John Yunker, Co-founder of Byte Level Research
June 1, 2022

By registering, I consent to Women Entrepreneurs Grow Global’s collection of my information.  Note: Thanks to our sponsors, event is “no charge” but you must register to attend.

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Crucial Connections: Combating Global Expansion Challenges

Crucial Connections: Combating Global Expansion Challenges

with Jessica Wargo, Beth Babich, and Elisabeth Weissenrieder-Bennis
Aug. 3, 2022

By registering, I consent to Women Entrepreneurs Grow Global’s collection of my information.  Note: Thanks to our sponsors, event is “no charge” but you must register to attend. Understand the pitfalls/traps to expanding globally What the tax and other considerations are when expanding globally How …

Congratulations Julie Smolyansky

The Gail Adinamis wegg® Award for Exemplary Global Leadership® honors and celebrates Gail Adinamis, who has been crucial to the growth and success of Women Entrepreneurs Grow Global®.

Join us on Tuesday, February 22, 2022, at 4:00 p.m. Central Time when we announce the recipient of The Gail Adinamis wegg® Award for Exemplary Global Leadership® 2022!

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News to inspire all to grow global!

Some Fun and Interesting Facts About August

We are smack dab in the middle of the month! What is everyone celebrating in August? Why is August a month? See all the notable days of August—from Lammas Day to Left-Handers Day to the Perseid Meteor Shower!  In case you are curious,

Entrepreneurship Provides Bangladeshi Women Financial Empowerment

“Emergency funds can meet immediate needs, but for enduring economic self-sufficiency to be achieved, individuals must be given the tools and training to provide for themselves.”
UN Women, “In the aftermath of crisis, rural Bangladeshi women pursue economic security”

The global crisis of the COVID-19 pandemic and the 2020 Cyclone Amphan are two of the catastrophes that have devastated the livelihood of women in Bangladesh over the past several years.

JOIN our wegg® Virtual Cafe Gathering Today, 8/2 at 4PM CT

wegg® Virtual Cafe
1st Tuesday of every month from 4:00-5:00PM CT
Join: https://us04web.zoom.us/j/746553873
Meeting ID: 746-553-873

Purpose: For anyone who wants to share stories and ideas with one another about dealing with business issues.

Come as you are.  

How to Start and Run a Profitable Import/Export Business

Many years ago I was the import/export expert for About.com, which was owned at the time by the New York Times.  Now the site is under new management and called the balance (small business).  The first article my editor asked me to write was something where everyone in 5 minutes could learn what I had learned over the course of 20 years running a profitable import/export business.  

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Andrea Sreshta

co-founder, LuminAID

“wegg’s network and expertise provides support in a critical areas for women entrepreneurs who want to go global.”

Rebecca Herwick

Rebecca Herwick

President and Founder, Global Products Inc.

“wegg® is an indispensable resource – a one-stop-shop for learning how to trade beyond borders – and a powerhouse for boosting a company’s global expansion performance.”

Julia Knight

Julia Knight

founder and President, Julia Knight Collections

“Are you trying to build a great enduring global enterprise?  wegg® is your go-to resource!”

Betsy Mikesell and Angie White

Angie White and Betsy Mikesell

CFO, and CEO, Beddy’s

wegg® helps women business owners grow their businesses beyond what they thought possible through a variety of global channels.  We are honored to be a part of a community that inspires, educates and works together to make the world their business.”

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Alison Larson

Founder of World Blazer Consulting

wegg® carefully devises a path to get you global.  A lot of organizations might drop off the face of the earth afterwards, but wegg takes on more of a coaching role, helping business owners stay on track when they get stuck or distracted.  I found them to be my guardian angel while shifting my business to other parts of the world.”

Sonat Birnecker Hart

Dr. Sonat Birnecker Hart

President and Co-founder of KOVAL Distillery

“By working with wegg®and their vast pool of resources and connections, we are perfectly poised to take things to the next level.”