NJBIA President and CEO Michele Siekerka discusses the qualities needed for effective entrepreneurship on the latest “Showing Up as a Leader” podcast by WINGS for Growth. Siekerka also talks about her journey of leadership, particularly during a business crisis, with WINGS for Growth CEO Varsha Waishampayan. To hear the episode and to learn more about the WINGS for Growth podcast series, click here.
Women Business Leaders
First Lady Tammy Murphy and the New Jersey Economic Development Authority (NJEDA) yesterday announced office hours for the first half of 2020 for the recently-formed New Jersey Chapter of Golden Seeds, a national angel investor network dedicated to investing in women-led companies. Announced in July, this collaboration between First Lady Murphy’s Office, the NJEDA, and […]
Congratulations to NJBIA member Unilever for making the top 10 in Forbes magazine’s Best Employers for Women list. Unilever of Englewood Cliffs ranked No. 6 out of all businesses in America as a place where women say they want to work. Forbes said it teamed up with Statista, a market research company, to identify the […]
The following attributes are unknown or cannot be read properly. Please fix or remove this attributes:Id “blubrryplayer-2” is not valid. Please check the documentation. Ginny Marino, CEO of the Girl Scouts of Central and Southern NJ, drops by to share some Girl Scout cookies with us and talk about the Scouting experience, our favorite Disney […]
What can a convicted drug dealer turned celebrity chef from California tell business women from New Jersey about breaking into the top positions in the corporate world? Quite a bit, it turns out. Jeff Henderson, a.k.a. Chef Jeff, grew up on the streets of South Central L.A. and San Diego, wound up in prison, where […]