Trailblazers Virtual Exhibitors 2021
It is with great pride we introduce the virtual exhibitors for Trailblazers 2021.
A family tradition planted in 2010 by husband and wife, Daniel & Kimberly; together alongside their five kids, the idea sown into the Tuscan Foothills came to life in Indiana. Daniel's Vineyard is a full production winery and 22 acre Vineyard located just outside of Geist Reservoir.
To Learn More, visit: https://www.danielsvineyard.com/
Federal Home Loan Bank
The Federal Home Loan Bank of Indianapolis (FHLBank Indianapolis) has announced the opening of the 2021 Elevate Small Business Grant Program with up to $20,000 grants available. You can find program information, training tools, marketing materials, along with the application at www.fhlbi.com/elevate
To qualify, an eligible small business must:
- Be headquartered in Indiana or Michigan;
- Been in business, under current ownership, for at least 12 months, prior to May 18, 2021;
- Have annual gross revenue less than $1 million;
- Be a for-profit business; and
- Partner with any FHLBank Indianapolis Member who is participating in the program.
- You can find a Member partner who has already identified interest in helping small businesses here
- Small businesses can use up to $20,000 for capital expenditures, workforce training, or a variety of other needs with a maximum of up to $10,000 for working capital.
- Applications are due May 18, 2021.
- Awards are announced August 13, 2021.
- Eligible expenses must occur between June 1, 2021
Great Lakes Women’s Business Council
Great Lakes Women’s Business Council is committed to empowering women and minorities economically through access to capital assistance programs, business development training, vendor certification, and business-to-business networking. We provide effective business tools and remove barriers that hinder the development of successful, sustainable businesses. Our work strengthens the community by building collaborative partnerships and leveraging resources that increase equitable business growth opportunities.
For more information visit: https://www.greatlakeswbc.org/
WE Succeed Series – Transforming Access to Opportunity
WE Succeed is the Great Lakes Women’s Business Council’s transformational education and development program equipping certified Women’s Business Enterprise (WBEs) with the tools and knowledge to maximize growth opportunities and grow sustainable businesses.
Who Should Participate?
Women Entrepreneurs in business for 2 or more years looking to:
- Scale their businesses
- Succeed despite obstacles
- Cultivate strong relationships with WBEs
Our members want to stand out from their national competitors. At Indiana Originals, we bring together the innovators, idealists, community builders, and business owners that create healthier, stronger communities and more jobs in Indiana. We exist to encourage a local preference and facilitate greater use of local services, art, food, and more. Every business on IndianaOriginals.com is locally owned and operated, headquartered here, and not part of an out-of-state franchise or chain. When you see the badge, you know you are supporting local.
To Learn more, click here: https://www.indianaoriginals.com/
In 2002, a young mom started a business with $500 and went door-to-door to Austin boutiques to showcase her jewelry. Less than 20 years later, Kendra Scott is now worth over half a billion dollars with a thriving global business and inspiring women all over the world. As someone who is passionate about giving back, Kendra recognizes the value NAWBO brings like-minded women entrepreneurs and regularly gives back to her local chapter and the national organization.
For a limited time, the expertly-designed jewelry brand is offering a giveback code to NAWBO-Indianapolis from 5/11 – 5/14 until 3 PM EST! Use code GIVEBACK-1LNQ. on their website to donate 20% of your purchase to the NAWBO-Indy Foundation.
Learn more information here: https://www.kendrascott.com
The National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) propels women entrepreneurs into economic, social and political spheres of power worldwide.
STRENGTHEN the wealth creating capacity of our members and promote economic development within the entrepreneurial community,
CREATE innovative and effective changes in the business culture,
BUILD strategic alliances, coalitions and affiliations, and
TRANSFORM public policy and influence opinion makers.
NAWBO-Indianapolis received its charter in 1997 and is one of the largest of 60 chapters across the United States.
To learn more, visit: www.nawboindy.org
Profile by Sanford
“Profile by Sanford is a health & nutrition program that pairs a science-based approach to weight loss with compassionate 1 on 1 nutrition coaching. We work with you to create a custom nutrition plan based on your goals, health conditions, personal preference, & genetics. Our plans are simple to follow, promote sustainable lifestyle change, & provide the support you need to stay on track and motivated.”
Learn more about Profile by Sanford in this Youtube video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NqxuIBdTGcM
Total Dynamic Organization
The changing dynamics of businesses today requires us to think differently to address complex organizational needs. TDO specializes in helping businesses improve their organizational culture, diversity and inclusion and employee engagement efforts. We help you overcome your organization’s biggest challenges. Our efforts are focused on long-term sustainability and impact. Our tagline is ‘People Focused Organizations Impacted’, we care about your business and your people.