Event: WEI Graduation
Venue: NCR Global Headquarters
Atlanta’s Women’s Entrepreneurship Initiative (WEI)
The Honorable Keisha Lance Bottoms, the 60 th Mayor of the City of Atlanta welcomed the dignitaries,family and guests who came to celebrate the 15 graduates of Atlanta’s Women’s Entrepreneurship Initiative (WEI). WEI, helmed by founding executive director Theia Smith, also welcomed keynote speaker Carla Harris, the Vice Chairman and Managing Director at Morgan Stanley. The entire afternoon was moderated by TV & Radio Host 640 WGST’s Dana Barrett. WEI stands at the forefront of Atlanta’s visionary commitment to a city that is equitable and accessible to all entrepreneurs. As the only city-funded, gender-focused initiative in the United States, WEI provides business incubator and community outreach support for early stage, company-building women entrepreneurs ensuring that they are well-resourced, well-trained and prepared for success.