EPICentre is excited to announce our 2021 Fall EPIC VentureWomen Cohort.
This program will support 8 women-led ventures over the next 4 months, providing them with tailored training and support, mentorship and advisory services, access to $2,500 in funding, and the opportunity to pitch their business idea at the end of the program for a chance to win up to $4,000 in cash prizes, sponsored by Shibley Righton LLP and Lucas Imagine Fund.
Welcoming the 2021 Fall Program Participants:
bKind – Founder, Jana Hallam bKind has created a children’s product called “Mouse in the House” that encourages children to practice kindness
Charming Sally – Co-Founders, Lauren McReynolds & Tanis Jaques Women’s Golf Attire focused on sustainable materials and better-quality fashion charmingsally.ca
Ecovana – Founder, Andrea Descargar Essential personal care products with a waste-free approach to promoting environmentally friendly conscious choices ecovana.ca
evoli Movement – Founder, Jayne Karen Cichon Online Platform offering trauma-informed yoga through private sessions, unique programs, a video library membership, workshops & retreats evolimovement.com
FoS Shoppe – Founder, Alex Wilder Social Enterprise focused on selling STEM-themed apparel shop to help to fund the Future of Science Nonprofit http://futureofsciencenetwork.com/
Snow Peak Cold Brew – Co-Founder Penny Cardelli Cold brew coffees and teas with local ingredients & environmental approach snowpeakcoldbrew.ca
South Indian Flavours – Founder, Vydehi Etta Authentic south Indian food experience to everyone in Windsor Essex southindianflavours.com
Verellen Music Academy – Founder, Jacqueline Verellen Music academy dedicated to making sure that learning music is fun while offering high-quality classes verellenmusicacademy.com
The program is set to officially wrap up on December 10th, 2021. Stay tuned for more updates on this EPIC cohort!
The EPIC VentureWomen funding is made possible through the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario in collaboration with RISE Windsor-Essex.