MEET THE FOUNDING MEMBERS

We put people at the center of everything we do.

SVETLANA RATNIKOVA

CEO & Founder

Shirin Ariff

Founding Member, INDIA

JACQUELINE DIXON

Founding Member, JAMAICA

NATASA N. PANOVA

Founding Member, MACEDONIA

Maria Carolina Ojeda

Founding Member, VENEZUELA

Marvelous Muchenje

Founding Member, ZIMBABWE

Zahra Abdullah

Founding Member, SAUDI ARABIA

Marian Balogun

Founding Member, NIGERIA

NAIRA VELUMYAN

Founding Member, ARMENIA

Joana Lopez

Founding Member, MEXICO

Iby Gyorgyjakab

Founding Member, ROMANIA

Keda Edwards Pierre

Founding Member, GRENADA

Irina Jacobson

Founding Member, DEI & Disabilities

Sophia Cook

Founding Member, GHANA

Annie Hardock

Founding Member, HONG KONG

IFEOMA NGWUDIKE

Founding Member, NIGERIA

Garcia Hanson-Francis

Founding Member, JAMAICA

Alexandra Pinto

Founding Member, CHILE

Micky Gulati

Founding Member, INDIA

Abby Ayoola

Founding Member, NIGERIA

Rafiat Ahmed

Founding Member, YOUTH Empowerment

Zaire Wamzambi

Founder Member, Congo

Jennifer Anthony

Founding Member, WELLNESS

Louise Doan

Founding Member, VIETNAM, Crypto

JOY BARNWELL

SAINT VINCENT and the GRENADINES

Chitralekha Potnis

Founding Member, INDIA

Elena Paltseva

Founding Member, KAZAKHSTAN

ADITI SONI

Founding Member, CICC Licensed Immigration Consultant

Natasha E. Feghali

Founding Member, LEBANON

YVONNE KASINE

Founding Member, RWANDA

KARLYN PERCIL

Founding Member, SAINT LUCIA

ESZTER SEBOK

Founding Member, HUNGARY

LUSIA MALIK

Founding Member, UZBEKISTAN

GISELLE WILSON

Founding Member, JAMAICA

Zak Lioutas

Founding Member, GREECE

Nancy Banyong

Founding Member, CAMEROON

Anshu Khurana

Founding Member, INDIA

Sonia Kurmey

Founding Member, CANADA

Susan Henry

Economic Inclusion, ALTERNA

Jenny Kalimbet

Founding Member, UKRAINE

ASSIATOU DIALLO

Founding Member, GUINEA

HELENA FERREIRA

Founding Member, PORTUGAL

OLGA POMERANSKY

Chapter President, VAUGHAN

DAGMA KOYI

Founding Member, SAINT LUCIA

LYUDMILA B.BROWN

Founding Member, UKRAINE

WHITNEY ZHAN

Founding Member, CHINA

MANDANA ATTARZADEH

Founding Member, IRAN

Dr. Doaa Mohsen

Founding Member, EGYPT

KATERINA BYLAN

Founding Member, RUSSIA

EMMA KAUFMAN

Founding Member, ISRAEL

CHRISTEN N. JAMES

Founding Member, TOBAGO

FRANCINA GRAZETTE

Founding Member, BARBADOS

GILA YEFET

Founding Member, ISRAEL

SUSAN DASMARINAS

Founding Member, PHILIPPINES

Dr. Nothabo Ncube

Founding Member, ZIMBABWE

NILGUN UZUNHASANOGLU

Founding Member, TURKEY

AZIZA ZAREH

Founding Member, AFGHANISTAN

ALMA BOTCHAROVA

Founding Member, BULGARIA

KACY CHOHAN

Founding Member, UAE

MARYAM MILANI

Founding Member, EMPOWERMENT

Huria Kiran

Founding Member, PAKISTAN

Sibeso Kehinde

Founding Member, ZAMBIA

KATE KOPYLOVA

Founding Member, RUSIA

Shelly Cerrelli

Founding Member, JAMACIA

Jelena Solujic

Founding Member, SERBIA

Julia Lebedeva

Founding Member, IWB RESOURCE

Lurline Henriques

Founding Member, REAL ESTATE MENTOR

Poonam Gawri

Founding Member, INDIA

Kimberly Cato

Founding Member, #BreakTheBias

Yelena Anikeyeva

Founding Member, FARMING MENTOR

Olayinka Lawson

Founding Member, NIGERIA

Dorah Aberluga

Founding Member, UGANDA

Maimuna Gabeyre

Founding Member, SOMALIA

Maria Mikhailitchenko

Founding Member, LATIVA

Olga Mestnikova

Founding Member, YAKUTIA

Dr. Kelly Wang

Founding Member, CHINA

Andrea Lavigne

Founding Member, HUNGARY

Danisha Allen, JAMAICA

Founding Member,

Dr. Sharon Leonie Brown

Ph.D. Advisor, Equity Diversity and Inclusion (EDI)

Olesya Kolisnyk

RN, PhD to Founding Member

Martha J. Gleason

Founding Member, MEXICO

Monica rezende

Founding Member, BRAZIL

Laimina Methuselha

Founding Member, INDIA

Dina Arkhipov

Founding Member, LEGAL

Shabnam Gill

Founding Member, INDIA

Elena Bogomaz

Founding Member, MORTGAGE

Mia Morvai

Founding Member, ESTONIA

Arnella Renda-Tarantino

Founding Member, ITALY

DARINE BENAMARA

Founding Member, FRANCE

Blessing U. Ajayi

Founding Member

Salima Jadavji

Founding Member, TANZANIA

Arlene Arrospide

Founding Member, PERU

Do you want to be a Founding Member?

  • Business Advice at every stage
  • Business Training
  • Opportunity to partner, and learn from, one another and high-achievers
  • Picture & Profile in IWB Book – Women of Influence
  • Your Profile as Founding Member on website by June 2017
  • Video on IWB website promoting you/your business
  • Opportunity to Speak IWB Events
  • Opportunity to host seminars on business, marketing, motivation, sales, wellness, international trade, financial planning, investment, career success coaching
  • To collaborate with Canada’s diverse ethnocultural communities
  • Access to The Elite IWB Networking Evening quarterly with over 70 guests, local female’s leaders from diverse and accomplished business backgrounds, including leaders of large, complex, global organizations. You will have the chance to make a Personal presentation.
  • Special Recognition at all IWB Events
  • FREE Monthly Breakfast and/or Lunch (+1 ticket)
  • Seat on advisory council with voting rights
  • FREE 1-hour Monthly Mentoring from Qualified Coach/Mentor
  • Opportunity to work with IWB to set up a focus group and mastermind
  • Free Advertising opportunities in all IWB publications and events
  • Special Quarterly Meeting on Direction of IWB
  • Apply Modern Marketing 3.0 concepts & purpose-driven marketing initiatives
  • Engagement in social entrepreneurship activities
  • Capitalize on Win-Win unique Joint Venture Strategies
  • Enhance your brand by adding unique CSR
  • Team-Building Corporate Culture Gift ‘Millennialization’ (companies 10 employees +)
  • Deliver unique fundraising programs for Not-For Profit Groups, Schools, Churches
  • Provide Grant consultation, available funding agencies to those who seek assistance in establishing grant funding for their program or projects
  • Offer discount on quality immigration services (personal and business immigration)
  • Membership in “Perks Program” – Discount Mobile Application

Business Advice at every stage

IWB is here to help with your new businesses wherever you are up to with your idea. For example, if you have a great idea but don’t know where to start, then talk to our team of experienced advisors who will discuss your idea with you in depth, on a one-to-one basis, to see if it is a viable business that could really succeed for you. Alternatively, if you have already made progress with your concept, but need specific help with the more technical areas, we can help with that too. Here are just some of the areas:

  • Explaining your unique business to the market
  • Defining how your business could be positioned
  • Developing your sales forecasts and financial plans
  • Identifying funding and grant support

Business Training (currently available)

Our programme is reviewed and update regularly to keep in line with latest business trends

  • Planning for Success
  • Power of Negotiation
  • Go-Givers Sell More
  • New Marketing methods: purpose-driven, point of difference (POD)
  • Joint venture marketing
  • Understanding Tax
  • Building a Social Media Strategy: LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram
    Crowdfunding
  • Blockchains, digital currencies – applications
  • Socially Responsible Investing
  • Disruptive Innovation, New Business Models of the Future

Services (currently available)

  • Personal development: ‘Miracle Mindset’, “Your Life’s Purpose” “Think forward to Thrive”
  • Mentoring: ‘Zero Limits’, “Taking Responsibilities’, “No Excuses”
  • Health, wellbeing & community: ‘Strong is a new Pretty’, ‘Wellness Revolution’
  • Women’s advancement: ‘What or Who you know’, ‘Wealth and Happiness’
  • Inspirational stories

Expertise

  • Supporting the development of entrepreneurial outcomes in others
  • Developing the entrepreneurial mind-set
  • Evaluating practice and progress
  • Save money while you save children and grow your business! Feed a child or children will give you unprecedented access to thousands and thousands of dollars of discounts from over 1,200 national brands and local businesses you trust through the Discount Mobile Application.
  • Get discounts on movies, cars, dinners, insurance, travel, florists, health clubs, mortgages and so much more. Through the Discount Mobile Application on your smartphone, you’ll have a single online access point that connects you within seconds to perks that allow you to save money on the products and services you want and need.
    Users tell us they love this App!….
“The App is awesome! I was able to celebrate my birthday at Medieval Times for such a great discount! I use the 15% off at Jack Astors all the time, and I even went to a Raptors game! So fun!”  –  Jennifer
“I have saved more than $2000 so far on almost everything I purchase. From clothing, electronics, but especially FOOD!”  – Saaruja

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FOUNDING MEMBER

The IWB founding member represents an elite circle of proven women leaders from all industries, countries, and walks of life, being a part of this association engages you in a network of women who appreciate the right connections, communications, and enjoy every experience life has to offer.

Today’s woman was born into a leadership role and we must embrace this responsibility. IWB leadership opportunities give you a platform to speak out and speak up about you, your brand and your vision.

Enjoy the IWB: Connect with high-potential, like minded women. Seek out women push you to reach the next level. And, know that the IWB will be there for you, whatever you need.

Being successful means you have the confidence and courage to live your life. Take chances. Fail. Love and lose. Drive to win. Be bold; brave and ready for whatever is around the next corner.

6 monthly payments - $500

12 monthly payments - $250