MOU signed today at Rajasthan Foundation
Jaipur, October 13: The Rajasthan chapter of the Confederation of Women Entrepreneurs (COWE) will be launched tomorrow at ‘SMEs EMERGING BUSINESS FORUM’ organised by ZEE Media at Hotel Mariott in Jaipur. This was announced during the MoU signing ceremony between COWE India Board represented by Ms. P. Soudhamini and Rajasthan Chapter Founder Chairperson Ms. Nidhi Toshniwal today at the Rajasthan Foundation, Yojana Bhawan, Jaipur. The MoU was signed in the presence of Commissioner, Rajasthan Foundation, Department of Industries, Mr. Vinod Ajmera
Confederation of Women Entrepreneurs (COWE), a Hyderabad-based non-profit business organisation promoted to bring about social and economic upliftment of women through entrepreneurship. With a membership of 800+ entrepreneurs from diverse fields, COWE INDIA is recognized by both state and Central Government and is been partnering them for various projects.
COWE has initiated Chapters across the country including Telangana, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Tamilnadu, Karnataka, New Delh
Speaking on the occasion Commissioner, Rajasthan Foundation, Department of Industries, Mr. Vinod Ajmera said, “Under the able guidance of the Hon’ble Chief Minister, Rajasthan Foundation has worked continuously to promote the socio-economic investment in the State. Rajasthan Foundation is privileged to be associated with COWE which since 2004 has been working towards promoting social and economic development of women through entrepreneurship by empowering them.”
Highlighting the role of COWE, Ms P. Soudhamini said that COWE works across the country to promote woman entrepreneurship by providing training, skill development programs, infrastructure development, project identification and funding besides exposing them to other business and developmental opportunities.”
Founder Chairperson, COWE, Rajasthan Chapter, Ms. Nidhi Toshniwal said that the Jaipur chapter of COWE comprises of 15 women entrepreneurs from various sectors and intends to connect more budding as well as existing women entrepreneurs in the State. “Those who want to setup businesses can learn and enrich themselves with the advice and experiences of successful women entrepreneurs from COWE network. Through this initiative we along with Rajasthan Foundation and COWE will not only empower woman entrepreneurs but also bring investment in the State” said Ms. Toshniwal.
The Rajasthan Chapter was launched by prominent woman entrepreneurs from the State including; Ms. Nidhi Toshniwal, (Founder Chaiperson), Ms. Shivani Bohra (Secretary), Ms. Samta Baid (Jt Secretary), Ms. Suruchi Bhuwalka (Treasurer), Ms. Mala Khaitan (Adviser), Ms. Kamla Poddar (Adviser), Mrs Manju Sharma (Adviser), Ms. Alka Gupta, Ms. Deepti Poonglia, Dr. Ruchira Solanki, Ms. Sneha Ajmera, Ms. Dolly Jain, Ms. Nisha Maheshwari, Ms. Divya Singhania and Ms. Shashi Kedia.
National Secretary – COWE INDIA (Managing Director – VRK Extrusions Pvt Ltd.) Ms. Vandana Maheshwari was also present during the event.