Inforum Offers Peek Inside ‘Activate’ Women-Led Business Formation Program

Activate, which offers women the opportunity to start their own technology companies, is offering free introductory sessions in person or online starting April 23 for women to learn more about the program. In-person sessions are offered in Ann Arbor, Grand Rapids and Troy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/15/2013

Event Notices From September 20

The latest meeting and event notices from Michigan’s technology-focused companies, institutions and groups

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/20/2012


Inforum’s Activate Training Women Entrepreneurs

More than 20 women of virtually all ages and stations gave up a chunk of a sunny Saturday to attend a new entreprenership program being offered by Inforum, the former Women’s Economic Club.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/09/2012


Inforum, Women in Leadership Mid-Michigan Merge

Inforum and Saginaw-based Women in Leadership Mid-Michigan announced the merger of their membership organizations, expanding Inforum into the Great Lakes Bay Region.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/08/2012


Inforum To Launch First Activate Class

Inforum announced this week that its first Activate Michigan class will kick off Tuesday, Aug. 28 at the University of Michigan – Dearborn. Activate Michigan is a proven methodology that guides women through the earliest stages of idea validation and technology commercialization.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/07/2012

HR Notices From July 10

The latest staffing, leadership and boardroom news from Michigan’s technology-focused companies, institutions and groups

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/10/2012


Inforum To Look At Potential Of Women At Work in GR, Detroit

Fresh from The Wall Street Journal’s 2012 Women in the Economy Task Force Conference, Joanna Barsh, a director at McKinsey & Co., will give Inforum members and guests a first-hand look at McKinsey’s groundbreaking new study, “Unlocking the Full Potential of Women at Work.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/03/2012


Ad Pioneer Charlotte Beers to Speak at Inforum’s 50th Annual Meeting

If your goal is to be an agent for real change, it’s good to be the boss. That’s the message Charlotte Beers – one of the first female corporate leaders and one of the most influential figures in American advertising – has for American women.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/14/2012


Michigan Entrepreneurial Companies Putting More Women In Senior Leadership

High-growth, entrepreneurial-minded companies in Michigan are more likely than publicly held companies to employ a woman in a key leadership role.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/23/2012

Mary Barra

Inforum 50th Anniversary Event Features Influential Auto Industry Executive Mary Barra

Carol Cain has a fireside chat with Mary Barra, senior vice president of global product development for General Motors. Get more info on the event.

CBS 62–03/13/2012