WED engages industry partners with nationally and internationally known brand companies and foundations committed to empowering women and girls around the world. WED is grateful for the unprecedented support of our partners, each is deeply committed to our mission has made this annual global event possible.

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Kirkland Ellis

Kirkland & Ellis has also joined the WED Dream Team. Kirkland, a 1,700-attorney law firm representing global clients, is committed to the success of women within the legal profession. For the past four years, Working Mother and Flex-Time Lawyers has named Kirkland one of the Best Law Firms for Women, recognizing the Firm’s excellence in creating flexibility and professional development programs that retain women and advance them into the leadership pipeline. Kirkland is proud to support WED in its mission to celebrate, empower and support women in business.

UN Development Business

UN Development Business, a subscription-based online publication provides timely access to announcements on project opportunities and contract awards in 180 countries. It is the official vehicle for the dissemination of procurement information from the UN, the World Bank, the African and Asian Development Banks, other regional development banks, the Millennium Challenge Corporation as well as national governments in the developing world. The publication is a one-stop hub for companies and consultants interested in doing business at the global level.

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HYPR’s mission is to organize all the information in the world about influential social media users and their audience. HYPR’s search engine revolutionizes the way marketers interact with influencers, by allowing them to understand exactly which influencer affects their target audience, on which platform and to what extent. The HYPR Search Engine is the only platform in the world that provides cross-platform geographic, psychographic and demographic data for over 10 million influencers. HYPR crawls the internet daily, making it easy to find the perfect influencer for any of your campaigns with just a few simple searches.

The Mission of WCR is to promote, educate and enhance the careers of women in the Culinary, Hospitality, Service and Beverage Industry. @wcrwomenchefs

We are currently securing sponsors with nationally and internationally known companies and foundations for the event and for the WED Certification Program for women-owned or led businesses or causes, as well as the launch of Women on Wednesday (WOW) that will drive millions to women’s companies or causes.

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