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Welcome to our press page — the WESK Newsroom. Here, you’ll find noteworthy research, news releases, on-demand press conference recordings, and more.

Company Overview

WESK is a non-profit, membership-based organization that provides business advisory; start-up, purchase and expansion lending; mentoring and networking and learning and training opportunities to women entrepreneurs in Saskatchewan. Since opening our doors in 1995, our organization has grown to more than 1200 members, each of whom are making an impact on the Saskatchewan economy. Our membership is diverse, with members located all over our province in a variety of industries and stages of business.

WESK is proud to be affiliated with the Women’s Enterprise Organizations of Canada (WEOC). Committed to the growth of women’s entrepreneurship, WEOC works with women’s enterprise support organizations, like WESK, to champion innovation, broaden expertise, and enhance collaboration.

Press Conference Video Recordings

Report on Women Entrepreneurship in Canada Released (Oct 20, 2018)
Members of the Saskatchewan Advisory Committee on the Gender Entrepreneurship Gap Announced (September 13, 2019)
Government of Sask Announces Creation of WESK-Led Advisory Committee on Entrepreneurship (May 2, 2020)
Report on Women Entrepreneurship in Saskatchewan Released (May 20, 2020)
Final Report of Recommendations Released by the Saskatchewan Advisory Committee (July 27, 2020)
WESK Launches New Initiatives to Close the Gender Entrepreneurship Gap In SK (April 8, 2021)
View all press conference recordings

Saskatchewan Advisory Committee Videos

Members of the Saskatchewan Advisory Committee on the Gender Entrepreneurship Gap Announced (September 13, 2019)
Rachel Mielke (Hillberg & Berk) speaks to the importance of the Saskatchewan Advisory Committee
Report on Women Entrepreneurship in Saskatchewan Released (May 20, 2020)
Final Report of Recommendations Released by the Saskatchewan Advisory Committee (July 27, 2020)
WESK Launches New Initiatives to Close the Gender Entrepreneurship Gap In SK (April 8, 2021)
Learn more about the Saskatchewan Advisory Committee

Media Assets

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Looking for More Information?

Please direct all media inquiries to:

Josie Fries
Marketing Advisor

jfries@wesk.ca
(306) 477-6286