MIBU continues to provide entrepreneurial education and inspiration through MIBU University, its e-newsletter, and its website.
MIBU hosts annual conferences (in five cities as of 2011) that feature passionate, expert instructors and relevant business topics in a truly unique learning environment.
Mompreneur Grant: MIBU
will award a cash grant to a mom business owner with an innovative business idea who is in need of capital to take her business to the next level.
On behalf of the MIBU
committee, I would like to congratulate the award winners," said Randa Cote, Moms in Business Unite chairwoman, mother and founder of SPE Solutions.
At the conference, MIBU
will be hosting an inventor-led breakout session where inventors can share ideas and learn valuable information from each other.
My Man of the Year Award: MIBU
will also honor an extraordinary man who has supported a working mother while she pursues her entrepreneurial endeavors.
also announced the Inventor Showcase participants: Stylista Groupe, Madam Perea; The Highchair Organizer, Abraxas Abrams-Pickens; Sahaja Meditation, Ruby Nayar; Tell the Parents, Aimee Kendall; MMJ Labs LLC, Amy Baxter; and Nuvovisage, Helenya Gradidge.
The third annual San Diego MIBU
Conference will feature keynote speaker Lorin Beller Blake of Big Fish Nation, an expert on female entrepreneurship; a stellar lineup of more than 15 session speakers, including TLC's "Homemade Millionaire" co-star Wendy Robbins; and a New Inventor Showcase, resource marketplace, networking lunch, and reception/awards ceremony.
Several other San Diego mom-owned businesses appear on the Top 200 list, including The Owie Pillow, whose owner, Kristine Currier, participated in the New Inventor Showcase at the 2010 MIBU
We realize it seems like August is a long time from now, but the conference will be here before we know it," said Cristen Lebsack, MIBU
VP Finance & Operations.
The fact that a member of our MIBU
family is affected brings this disaster very close to home, so we want to do all we can to offer support.
com/moms-in-business-unite, will feature Robin Kaplan, founder of San Diego Breastfeeding Center and MIBU
Social Media committee chair, discussing how to get your message noticed using social media.