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WBDC and WCSU Hosted Ribbon Cutting Celebrating New Danbury Office

The Women’s Business Development Council (WBDC), of Connecticut, and Western Connecticut State University (WCSU) Ancell School of Business officially opened the WBDC Danbury office on the WCSU West Side Campus

Women’s Business Development Council hosting over 60 programs throughout the state

The Women’s Business Development Council (WBDC), of Connecticut, is hosting over 60 programs throughout the state in their Spring Session, taking place April through June

WBDC Women-Owned Small Business Day at the State Capitol Draws More than 200

On Wednesday, March 30, 2016, the Women’s Business Development Council (WBDC), of Connecticut, held their third annual Women-Owned Business Day at the State Capitol entitled, “Your Dollars, Your Business, Your Vote. ”

Connecticut Governor Dannel P. Malloy Proclaims, May 13th as Women Owned Business Day

Connecticut Governor Dannel P. Malloy Proclaims, May 13th as Women Owned Business Day in the State of Connecticut In conjunction with National Small Business Week (May 12-16)

Annual Business Breakfast Celebrates 25th Anniversary of Groundbreaking Federal Law

Women's Business Development Council's Annual Business Breakfast Celebrates 25th Anniversary of Groundbreaking Federal Law for Women Entrepreneurs

Women's Business Development Council (WBDC) Hires New Business Specialist

Brenda Burton-Seldon of Stratford Connecticut has recently become a Business Specialist at the Women's Business Development Council.

Women's Business Development Council (WBDC) Hires New Program Specialist

Ashley McGuffie is the new Program Specialist for the Naugatuck Valley office of the Women's Business Development Council (WBDC).

The Primping Place Celebrates 20 Years

Lisa Mecca-Primps is a small business owner who has a found a way to make her business successful in tough economic times.

Women's Business Development Council Offers Volunteer Open House

During economic hard times client demands for financial and entrepreneurial services have risen and volunteers are needed more than ever.

Women’s Business Development Council Announces Plans for Annual Business Breakfast

Connect – Grow – Influence: Women with Impact in Diverse Industries To Be Theme

WBDC Founder & CEO Elected Co-Chair of Advocacy and Policy for the AWBC

Fran Pastore Founder and CEO of the Women’s Business Development Council (WBDC) has been elected Co-Chair of Policy and Advocacy for the Association of Women’s Business Centers (AWBC).

New Research Revealing Economic Clout of Women-Led Business

Fran Pastore, CEO of the Women’s Business Development Council (WBDC) and a member of President Obama’s National Women’s Business Council (NWBC) recently attended the NWBC’s public meeting in San Francisco.

Women’s Business Development Council joins Eileen Fisher to support locally owned shops

The Women’s Business Development Council (WBDC), based in Stamford, is joining Eileen Fisher women’s apparel company in promoting its third Shop Local event, Thursday, Sept. 26 to Saturday, Sept. 28.

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