Silvia Pencak

Silvia Pencak

President and CEO, Women Business Enterprises Canada Council (WBE Canada)

Silvia Pencak is the President and CEO of Women Business Enterprises Canada Council (WBE Canada), a Canadian non-profit organization that is opening doors for Canadian women-owned businesses to corporate and government supply chains. Silvia has more than 20 years of leadership experience in the nonprofit and business environment, leading transformational projects and teams. She is a member of the Advisory Committee to the PSPC Minister and advisor to other leaders across Canada, tirelessly advocating more opportunities and better support for Canadian women-owned businesses in Canada and globally. She is a co-author of The State of WBE Certification in Canada and The State of Supplier Diversity Programs in Canada research studies.

11:00 am - 11:45 am

Workshop: Supplier Diversity Edge: Selling to Large Corporations and Governments

Presented by WBE Canada

Women-owned businesses are still underrepresented in supply chains of large corporations and governments. Yet, some organizations and some women-owned businesses are on the path to changing the status quo. Join the discussion brought to you by WBE Canada to learn more about the changes taking place in Canada and abroad and the benefits it creates for your business.