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  • 05 Aug 2014 10:21 AM | Julieanne Reddy (Administrator)

    Call for Videographer

    The Newfoundland and Labrador Organization of Women Entrepreneurs (NLOWE) is currently seeking a qualified videographer to shoot, produce and edit eight, two-minute videos for the 2014 Entrepreneur of the Year Awards Gala to be held on October 30, 2014. The primary objective of these videos is to showcase award winners.


    Scope of Work
    The videographer will:

    1. Production
      • Set up interviews in person with award winners who have been identified by NLOWE;
      • Arrange necessary camera crew and equipment;
      • Conduct and shoot in-depth interviews with each winner about their entrepreneurial history, i.e. how, why, where and when each subject got into business, who she has been inspired by, what her qualifications are, what obstacles she has faced and how she has overcome them, what her individual and unique challenges have been, etc.
      • Incorporate into each video a character profile, i.e. what skills she possesses that contribute to her success in winning the award.
      • Discover through the interview process how NLOWE has been of assistance in each subject's entrepreneurial journey

    1. Post Production
      • Collect footage, digitize, shot-list and edit into 120 second finished videos with titles, graphics and music.
      • Send a rough cut of each video to NLOWE for review, comments and approval before delivery.
      • Purchase supplies, music rights and graphics as necessary.
      • Delivery finished videos on a flash drive at full resolution.

    All original recorded interviews/video, purchased supplies, music rights and graphics will remain the property of NLOWE and may not be used for purposes other than that specified herein without permission.


    Time frame 

    All work must be completed and submitted to NLOWE by October 20, 2014.


    Interested parties are asked to submit a proposal outlining their qualifications by September 5, 2014.


    Please ensure the proposal includes the following information:

    • Resume outlining your qualifications and experience in this area
    • Three recent references
    • Demonstrated ability to deliver
    • Samples of related work
    • Associated costs

    Instructions for Submission

    Proposals must be received by 12:00 p.m. on Friday, September 5, 2014.

    Email your submission to:

    Kristy Martell

    Assistant Director, NLOWE

    kmartell@nlowe.org

    1. By submitting an application for consideration, it is understood that you may be contacted by NLOWE for follow-up and more information on your submission, however, only those applicants selected for further consideration will be contacted.

    1. NLOWE staff will work with the successful applicant to organize interviews and timelines.

    1. Selection of submission(s) will be based on the experience and qualifications of the videographer, the quality of their work, their ability to deliver on time, and cost to the organization. NLOWE reserves the right to make the final selection.

    1. A decision will be made by NLOWE and the successful applicant notified no later than September 17 2014.

    1. Questions on submission guidelines should be directed to Kristy Martell, Assistant Director, 709.754.5555 ext. 223 or kmartell@nlowe.org.


      

  • 08 Jul 2014 2:02 PM | Julieanne Reddy (Administrator)
    NLOWE will be taking a group of businesswomen from Newfoundland and Labrador to participate in business meetings and a conference in Orlando, Florida, September 10-12, 2014.

    The trade mission includes business to business pre-arranged matchmaker meetings and participation in the business development conference for women entrepreneurs, Go for the Greens. This is a boutique event offering business opportunities and support from a wide variety of organizations including Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC), Women Presidents’ Organization (WPO), The International Alliance for Women (TIAW), and Walt Disney. www.goforthegreens.org. The golf component is optional.

    The trade mission will be in consultation with a Regional Partner Organization, WBDC: Women’s Business Development Council of Florida, whose territory includes Florida (minus the panhandle), Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands.

    Join NLOWE’s Trade Mission to Orlando and start increasing your business with corporate America today!

    Deadline for applications from women business owners has been extended to Wednesday, July 16.

    Download an application form here.

    For more information, contact:
    Deborah Youden
    Export Consultant
    Phone: 709.754.5555 ext. 230
    Toll-free: 1.888.NLOWE.11
    E-mail: dyouden@nlowe.org
  • 24 Jun 2014 10:22 AM | Julieanne Reddy (Administrator)


  • 12 Mar 2014 3:53 PM | Julieanne Reddy (Administrator)
    NLOWE will be taking a group of businesswomen from Newfoundland and Labrador to participate in a business fair and conference in Philadelphia, June 22-25, 2014. Be a part of an exclusive group of women business owners who will participate in face-to-face meetings with corporate buyers and other women business owners as well as take part in specific training and focused networking.

    Women-owned business enterprises are one of the targets of supplier diversity programs, which are business programs that encourage the use of previously under-utilized, minority-owned vendors as suppliers. Don't miss this opportunity to access the supplier diversity market.

    Women Business Enterprise National Council’s (WBENC’s) 2014 National Conference and Business Fair, The Opportunity Connection, is the largest event of its kind in the United States for women business enterprises (WBEs). More than 3,000 participants are expected to attend and as many as 350 exhibitors.

    Join NLOWE’s Trade Mission to Philadelphia and start increasing your business with corporate America today!

    Deadline for applications from women business owners is Friday, April 11.

    Download an application form here
    .

    For more information, contact:

    Deborah Youden
    Export Consultant
    Phone: 709.754.5555 ext. 230
    Toll-free: 1.888.NLOWE.11
    E-mail: dyouden@nlowe.org

  • 06 Feb 2014 2:37 PM | Julieanne Reddy (Administrator)

    Call for Submissions - 2014.pdf

    The Newfoundland and Labrador Organization of Women Entrepreneurs (NLOWE) will hold its 17th Annual Conference on April 2-3, 2014 at the Delta Hotel & Conference Centre in St. John's, NL. We are currently seeking submissions from members who wish to participate as a presenter for one of three 75 minute workshop sessions held during the pre-conference on April 2, 2014

    Conference workshops provide an intimate, interactive forum for acquainting the audience with new trends in business management skills and professional development, often through hands-on experience. Attendees will include NLOWE members and clients, industry organizations, and government agencies. We are entertaining submissions on a variety of topics, including but not limited to the following: Leadership, Human Resource Management, Financial Management, Marketing, Social Media, Work/Life Balance, Strategic Planning, and Advanced Communication Skills.

     

    Interested parties are asked to submit proposals via email as an attachment in PDF, or Microsoft Word format (electronic format required!) by Friday, February 14, 2014.

     

    Your submission should include:

    • a synopsis of the topic(s) to be covered;
    • target audience (i.e. new entrepreneurs, established business owners, managers, etc.);
    • learning objectives;
    • the topic's relevance to business management skills development;
    • samples of materials to be distributed at the workshop, and preferred method of delivery (i.e. PowerPoint presentation, interactive discussion, etc.);
    • a resume which clearly demonstrates the presenter's skill or expertise in the subject area and three recent references from previous presentations,
    • associated costs (if any);

      Please note that this call is open to NLOWE members only.

     

    Instructions for Submission

     

    Proposals must be received no later than Friday, February 14, 2014.

     

    Email your submissions to:

     

    Kristy Martell

    Assistant Director, NLOWE

    kmartell@nlowe.org 

     

    1. A confirmation of receipt of submission will be sent to each applicant.
    2. By submitting an application for consideration, it is understood that you may be contacted by NLOWE for follow-up and more information on your submission, however, only those applicants selected for further consideration will be contacted.
    3. Selection of submission(s) will be based on the originality of the submission, the quality of the description, the relevance of the contribution to conference attendees, qualifications of the trainer, the quality of their work and cost to the organization. NLOWE reserves the right to make the final selection.
    4. A decision will be made by NLOWE and the successful applicant notified no later than February 21, 2014.
    Questions on submission guidelines should be directed to Kristy Martell, Assistant Director, 709.754.5555 ext. 233 or kmartell@nlowe.org.
  • 04 Dec 2013 10:50 AM | Julieanne Reddy (Administrator)
    NLOWE will be taking a group of businesswomen from Newfoundland and Labrador to participate in business meetings in New Orleans, Louisiana, April 7- 11, 2014. This will be in consultation with a Regional Partner Organization of WBENC (Women’s Business Enterprise National Council): Women’s Business Development Council South whose territory includes Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Tennessee & the Florida Panhandle.

    Opportunities will focus on international business development and include meeting with women business owners and corporate buyers as well as specific training, focused networking, matchmaking meetings, and a business fair.

    Deadline for applications from women business owners is extended to Friday, February 7.

    Download an application form here
    .

    For more information, contact:

    Deborah Youden
    Export Consultant
    Phone: 709.754.5555 ext. 230
    Toll-free: 1.888.NLOWE.11
    E-mail: dyouden@nlowe.org

  • 16 Oct 2013 9:53 AM | Julieanne Reddy (Administrator)
    Virtual Holiday Showcase presented by NLOWE wreath
    Are you a member or client of NLOWE who is also a retailer, artist, or craftsperson?

    Do you have a website or Facebook page where customers can view your products?

    Can customers purchase your products either online or by phone?

    Then apply to have your business listed on NLOWE's Virtual Holiday Showcase!



    NLOWE is compiling a list of retailers to be featured on our website during the months of November and December.

    Each participant will have her store/website information listed on the Holiday Showcase webpage. Participants will also be permitted to submit information about one product or line of products, which will be featured on NLOWE's Facebook page during November or December, in order to promote her participation in the Virtual Holiday Showcase.

    If you would like to participate in the Virtual Holiday Showcase and submit one of your products please fill out the Application Form along with a high-resolution picture of the product and your business' logo and email to jreddy@nlowe.org by Friday, October 25.

    For more information, contact Julieanne Reddy at: 709.754.5555 ext. 232 (1.888.NLOWE.11) or jreddy@nlowe.org

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