Celebrating 25 Years of Women’s Business Council Southwest | Follow the Leader – Episode 14

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"People do business with people they know."

It’s the 25th anniversary of the Women’s Business Council Southwest! To talk about the importance of the organization as well as why women really need to network, Chanel is joined by Debbie Hurst, president and CEO of WBCS, and Sharon Evans, owner and CEO of CFJ Manufacturing.

What does the Women’s Business Council Southwest do? Why is diversity so important, not just in employees but also suppliers? How can a strong network benefit you more than some certifications or training programs?

To learn more:

Women’s Business Council – Southwest (WBCS): https://www.wbcsouthwest.org
Serving North Central Texas, Arkansas, Oklahoma, and New Mexico, the Women’s Business Council – Southwest (WBCS) is headquartered in the heart of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex, with a satellite office in Austin, Texas. If a women-owned business is headquartered within this four-state region, WBCS is responsible for facilitating their certification.

Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC): https://www.wbenc.org
The Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) is the largest certifier of women-owned businesses in the U.S. and a leading advocate for women business owners and entrepreneurs.

Sharon Evans of Collections Fine Jewelry & CFJ Manufacturing: