Welcome to IWEC

The International Women’s Entrepreneurial Challenge Foundation

IWEC is a New York-based non-for-profit organization whose mission is to connect and develop a global network of successful women business owners. IWEC’s reach encompasses women who are already in the global marketplace and want to expand, and those who are ripe to get into the marketplace.

IWEC’s ecosystem is comprised of women-owned companies around the globe whose combined annual revenue is over US$25 billion dollars, and who employ over 125,000 workers worldwide. Simply put, IWEC’s constituents represent some of the most influential businesswomen from the world’s most important emerging and established regions.

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IWEC’s Mission Drives Four Main Pillars:

IWEC MissionBusiness and Market Insights
IWEC MissionEducation and Mentorship
IWEC MissionConnections and Networking
IWEC MissionVisibility Through Events


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Friends of IWEC

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