Clare Beckton

A pair of Ottawa researchers are putting a spotlight on the barriers female business owners encounter when trying to grow their sales beyond Canada’s borders
When I started my first company in 1991, the landscape for women business owners in our region looked very different.
A trailblazing entrepreneur who was among Canada’s few female CEOs in the 1970s, Jean Pigott broke through another gender barrier at the end of that decade when she became the first woman
With the federal Liberals promising to make their “innovation agenda” a key priority, Janice McDonald says it’s time to find out exactly how some of Canada’s most important, yet often ove