As a part of celebrations of International Women’s Day, The Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Coimbatore launched Women Wise (WW) an initiative to promote Women Entrepreneurs, on March 8, 2021.
Formed to address specific needs of Women Entrepreneurs, who do not have easy access to areas like marketing, sourcing, finance, IT etc, Woman Wise will initiate changes through them.
President Mr. C Balasubramanian, in his welcome address stated that the Chamber will take up the Women Empowerment as a special vertical adding another dimension to the Chamber’s activities.
Vanitha Mohan, Past President of the Chamber in her address said that WW will initially create a data bank of Women Mentors who will share their experiences and learnings with prospective Women entrepreneurs and Homepreneurs.
A Help Desk will also be established at the Chamber premises to provide guidance on various aspects of business.
The Forum was launched by Ms Nalini Shanmugham, Grand Daughter of Mr. R K ShanmukhamChetty, the First Union Finance Minister of Independent India and Founder President of the Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Coimbatore and Dr Nandini Rangaswamy, Chair Person & Founder Trustee, GRG Institutions.
Mrs.J Mohana Sundari, Managing Director, M/s Sharp Electrodes Pvt Ltd, honoured the Chief Guest.