Raising The Bar

The Universal Womens Network™ is a global platform committed to advance gender equality, diversity, and inclusion (EDI), by raising the bar to advance women in their network, community, and workplaces. We recognize the achievements of women through the Women of Inspiration™ Awards. We are advocates of women-owned and women-led businesses, and champion female entrepreneurs along with allies who SupportHER™!

Our global network promotes the advancement of women. We recognize and celebrate thought leaders, business leaders, entrepreneurs, executives, and professionals from diverse industries and backgrounds and work with like-minded organizations committed to inclusivity and moving the needle to close the gender gap!

We are Stewards of Diversity™ and dedicated to the unity of humanity by acknowledging our differences, asking questions, and valuing voices at all levels. We do not tolerate bullying, hatred, or racism at any level.

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Women of Inspiration - Virtual Awards

Women of Inspiration™ Awards

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Over the past six years, we have celebrated over 700 women and awarded 150 awards to inspiring leaders who are making an impact locally, nationally, and globally. As Founder and CEO, Universal Womens Network™, it

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We are so excited to have such a powerful community of female leaders who are brilliant, confident, driven, badass, entrepreneurs, and disruptors from diverse industries across Canada! Well-behaved women seldom make history! Surround yourself with

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"I believe that every woman has endless potential and it is very important to recognize, and celebrate their achievements big and small. We all need support, encouragement, and community on this journey. It is a true honour to be surrounded by such an inspiring, motivated, diverse group of women. Monica has a passion for helping women succeed and feel confident and has created a like-minded community -together we honour leadership, courage, hard work, commitment and dedication to dreams. The Women of Inspiration™ Awards are ultimately about empowerment and connection. "

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