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EPIC Female Lead

September 22, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

With the launch of our second cohort of the EPIC VentureWomen program, the EPICentre team in collaboration with RISE Windsor-Essex, is excited to feature some of the EPIC Female Entrepreneurs within the YQG community. Join us for a webinar where we will discuss the world of entrepreneurship with local EPIC female leads.


Meet our Panelists:

  • Pina Ciotoli – Pina Ciotoli is the co-owner of WindsorEats and founder and co-owner of the Windsor Craft Beer Festival. Pina, along with her brother and partner, Adriano, have positioned themselves as innovators and have become known for creating unique experiences that celebrate and showcase our region.   They are considered leading influencers in the culinary tourism sector within the province. Pina was recently featured on the cover of Entrepreneur Magazine (July 2020) for WindsorEats’ ability to pivot during a pandemic.
  • Nia Thompson – The youngest founder to come out of the RBC EPIC Founders Program, at just 19 years old, Nia owns and operates Lyric Symone & Co. a jewelry brand that provides signature statement pieces.
  • Shelley Chappus – owner and founder and owner of Colour Pop Florals, Windsor’s first exclusively e-commerce florist business.  Colour Pop specializes in bold and colourful floral designs for all occasions as well as the production and growth of speciality cut Dahlias. Colour Pop also offers a number of workshops and on-farm events. Colour Pop’s use of bright and compelling photography and social media content has changed the way florals are sold in Windsor Essex.

    Moderated by Nicole Anderson, Program Director for the Women Entrepreneurship Strategy with the Windsor Essex Economic Development Corporation


Please follow the link to register: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_tkQMypSKR7ehZtYGtgQCxg


September 22, 2020
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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