With that many past clients, there are so many stories of successful business women who, thanks to WISE WBC and the WISE Symposium, received the support they needed to start and grow their business.
Since we have been involved with the WISE Symposium for so many years, we wanted to highlight the impact the Symposium and the WBC itself have had on women in our community.
Meet Cathy Pemberton, owner of Cathy's Cookie Kitchen
In December of last year, Cathy opened Cathy's Cookie Kitchen in downtown Syracuse. "It has been successful beyond my expectation, and it continues to grow each month," says Cathy.
Lorna writes: She (Jennifer) hadn’t yet met Joanne Lenweaver, the director of the WISE Women’s Business Center, but remembers seeing her speak at the event. That day reassured Jennifer that she and Natalie were on the right track. “I left feeling like, ‘Oh my god, we can do this,’” Jennifer remembered. “I was like, ‘People do this kind of thing all the time. And we know what we want. We just have to get it done.’”
Full article here.