Episode 8 | Anne Flynn Schlicht
In Pittsburgh Business Insights’ eighth episode, join guest Anne Flynn Schlicht, director of the Center for Women’s Entrepreneurship at Chatham University, to discuss the importance of mentorship, the challenges faced by women entrepreneurs, and the unique network and support system that the CWE provides.
About Anne Flynn Schlicht
Anne received her Masters of Business Studies in Entrepreneurship from the University of Limerick, Ireland and a Best Practice in Teaching Entrepreneurship Certificate from the University of Cambridge, UK. Anne brings a wealth of international experience as a professor of entrepreneurship and as a business consultant. Anne has presented at seminars and conferences internationally on the topic of entrepreneurship education and women entrepreneurs. In January 2005, Anne was chosen as the second “Rooney International Visiting Scholar,” which facilitated her move to the US. Anne joined the Center for Women’s Entrepreneurship in 2008. In 2016, Anne was appointed Director of Chatham’s Women Business Center (CWBC). In 2019, CWBC and CWE merged into one Center and Anne was appointed Director.
About the Chatham University Center for Women’s Entrepreneurship
The Center for Women’s Entrepreneurship at Chatham University creates economic opportunities for women through entrepreneurial counseling, education and training. Building on Chatham University’s tradition of educating women for 150 years, The Center for Women’s Entrepreneurship at Chatham University has provided high quality education and training for women entrepreneurs since 2005.
CWE designs and implements programs and services that are targeted to women in underserved communities and the challenges they face in starting, growing, and succeeding in business. The programs are structured to meet the needs of regional communities and are offered with the assistance and support of community organizations, at no or minimal cost to the participants. CWE serves women within the 11 counties surrounding Pittsburgh, PA.
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About Pittsburgh Business Insights
Starting a business: three words that require plenty of planning. On Pittsburgh Business Insights, The Lynch Law Group interviews Pittsburgh entrepreneurs and uncovers what makes business boom in the Steel City. Whether you are growing your own company, looking to improve your practices, or simply interested in the advice of Pittsburgh professionals, tune in for ideas and inspiration from Pittsburgh’s top business leaders.