University of Windsor EPICentre Celebrates Women Entrepreneurship Week

Monday, October 21, 2019

Media Release

News Release
For Immediate Release

October 17, 2019 Windsor, Ontario University of Windsor Entrepreneurship, Practice and Innovation Centre (EPICentre)

University of Windsor EPICentre will be joining more than 200 universities and colleges in over 30 countries to celebrate Women Entrepreneurship Week held over the week of  October 19- 26, 2019.

EPICentre will be hosting a fantastic panel discussion highlighting three local, young female entrepreneurs during the Women Entrepreneurship Week. These three panelists have not only made a name for themselves within the Windsor-Essex community, they are also graduates of EPICentre’s multidisciplinary programs.

“We are very proud of all of the companies that have started up at EPICentre but on this day, we want to highlight three of our fearless, female entrepreneurs in hopes that they will inspire others to follow their leads and turn their entrepreneurial dreams into reality,” said Wen Teoh, Director of EPICentre.

The panel discussion will take place on Friday, October 25, 2019 from 12:00 – 1:30pm at EPICentre, located on the 2nd floor of the Joyce Entrepreneurship Centre (2455 Wyandotte St.W). The event is free but registration required on EPICentre’s event page. Moderated by EPICentre’s Program Lead Sydney Thompson, the panel will include:

• Ola Ahmed, Founder of Kindness Café
• Taylor Lanoie, Fonder of Taylor Lanoie Social Media Content Creation
• Hanlu Li, Co-founder of Ani & Fabi

About EPICentre: EPICentre is a multi-disciplinary entrepreneurship and innovation hub at the University of Windsor. From extra-curricular activities to workshop series and venture programs, students and recent graduates from any post-secondary institution in Canada have the opportunity to explore entrepreneurship and collaborate with like-minded people.

Layan Barakat
Marketing Coordinator
Phone: 519-253-3000 ext. 6615