Tag Archives: Pat Blanchard

Woman Owned Alewife Shop to Open February 2015

If Kelly Pickard and Jamie Burket could bottle advice, they would have a lucrative sideline to their new business. Following several years of research that included networking with successful women, they plan to open Alewife, a craft beer bottle shop and tasting room, in early February. Continue reading

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Leadership Matters Opens for September 2014 Enrollment

Do you wish you could be more successful, more influential, or more confident? Apply today to become the leader you know you can be (and don’t forget to tell someone else about the program.) Continue reading

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MAYOR’S COMMISSION ON THE STATUS OF WOMEN ANNOUNCES HONORARY NOMINEES

Ten local women who have made outstanding contributions to the Jacksonville community were selected by the Mayor’s Commission on the Status of Women for recognition as 2014 Women’s History Month honorees – including two staff of the Jacksonville Women’s Business … Continue reading

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Athena PowerLink Program Accepting Applications

Jacksonville’s ATHENAPowerLink® program, one of only 27 in the nation, “links” a woman-owned
business with a panel of unpaid advisors who agree to work with her for one year to meet her business
goals and objectives. Continue reading

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A Panel of Experts for a Year – Focused on Your Business

ATHENAPowerLink® is Jacksonville’s premier mentoring program and we are one of only 29 licensed ATHENA cities in the nation. The program concentrates on women-owned businesses that are beyond the initial start-up difficulties. Applications accepted April 1-May 31; panels begin in August. Apply now. Continue reading

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Marketing Matters Program Accepting Applications

Marketing Matters is a mentoring program of the Jacksonville Women’s Business Center. The program links an existing woman business owner to a two-member mentoring team of marketing and public relations professionals. Over a six-month period, mentors guide her through the process of developing and implementing marketing strategies unique to her business. Continue reading

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