Feb. 26, 2013
-- In less than a week, hundreds of Mompreneurs from across the country will converge in Toronto to connect, inspire, learn and share at the First Annual Mompreneur Conference and Awards Gala. Following the day-long conference, Mompreneurs and their supporters will be treated to an evening Gala and much anticipated awards ceremony where one enterprising Mompreneur will receive the 2013 Mompreneur® Award of Excellence.
From coast to coast Canadians had the chance to nominate and vote for innovative, creative and inspiring women who juggle successful businesses and families. Almost 65,000 votes were cast for close to 300 nominees for the first annual presentation of this new award.
The winner will receive a prize package worth over $30,000 to help develop and brand their business. The names of the Top 10 finalists were released February 8th, and are available on www.themompreneur.com
, SavvyMom Media and Parents Canada magazine, along with presenting sponsor Children’s Education Funds Inc., have teamed up to recognize and reward the country’s top mompreneur. Designed to drive the winning mompreneur’s business forward to further success, the Grand Prize Package includes $5,000 cash, $2,500 in legal services from Wildeboer Dellelce LLP
; a $2,500 Productivity Coaching Package from Clear Concept Inc.
; $2,500 towards a Brand Development Package from Ariane Griffiths Web|Media|Design
; a $2,000 Premium Submission Package from Parent-Tested-Parent-Approved (PTPA Media)
; and thousands more in SEO development, mentorship, and advertising from the contest partners.
The wait is almost over! The winner will be announced at the Annual Mompreneurs®
Conference & Awards Gala on March 2, 2013. For more information on the Conference and Awards Gala, to obtain a Media Pass, or to interview these inspiring women on the impact they make on their local business community, contact :
PR and Media Relations Coordinator
Phone: 416-258-8953 For information on the Mompreneur® Award of Excellence, visit www.themompreneur.com
SavvyMom Media (www.savvymom.ca)
is the publisher of the influential online publication for Canadian moms, SavvyMom Today, as well as a suite of other email newsletters designed to help busy moms. The trusted voice for moms across Canada, SavvyMom speaks to the broad range of topics that moms need to address, finding practical solutions to their everyday dilemmas. ParentsCanada
ParentsCanada magazine (www.ParentsCanada.com)
is one of Canada’s leading resources for parents of newborns to teens. Its focus is on providing parents the tools they need to make positive choices for their families. Mompreneur® Showcase Group Inc.
Mompreneur Showcase Group Inc. (www.TheMOMpreneur.com)
is the trusted national network that supports, educates, and empowers moms in business across Canada. With close to 20 satellite locations in Ontario, Mompreneur groups are now expanding to other provinces in order to connect business women everywhere. Children’s Education Funds Inc.
has been serving Canadian families with a great selection of RESPs since 1991. With close to $1 Billion dollars of RESP Assets, CEFI takes great pride in helping Canadian Families plan for their children’s educational futures.