Are you a woman entrepreneur with big plans and the passion and vision to grow your company? Ernst and Young invites you to apply to its fourth annual Winning Women Competition. Winning candidates join an elite business network through a customized executive leadership program; it helps women ready to scale develop effective business strategies, identify potential partners and strategic alliances, strengthen their leadership skills and increase national and regional visibility for their companies. Entrepreneurial Winning Women receive an all-expense-paid trip to the Ernst & Young Strategic Growth Forum 2011, named by Forbes.com as one of its seven “get-ahead executive retreats.” Scheduled for November 9–13 in Palm Springs, California, the Forum convenes more than 1,700 leaders of the nation’s most successful high-growth companies, their investors and advisors to share growth strategies and discuss current marketplace opportunities and challenges.
Eligibility criteria are women CEOs who have founded companies within the past 10 years with at least $1 million in revenue during each of the past two years. Application deadline is June 30, 2011.