Site selection company Meeting Encore Ltd. is now a corporate sponsor of Dress for Success Toronto. The company’s managing partners and co-owners, Joe Nishi and Jennifer Glynn, made the announcement at Meeting Encore’s 25th anniversary gala celebration, which was held May 7, 2015 at One King West in Toronto.
Dress for Success Toronto is an affiliate of Dress for Success Worldwide, a global charitable organization committed to the empowerment of women. Since its launch in 1997, Dress for Success has expanded to more than 140 cities in 19 countries and has helped almost one million women work towards self-sufficiency.
“We are truly excited to be able to support Dress for Success Toronto,” say Nishi and Glynn. “Supporting the entrepreneurial spirit of women and helping women in need get on their feet is something all of us can appreciate.”
Debbie Lupton, executive director of Dress for Success Toronto, explains that the organization is founded on the belief that every person deserves a chance to succeed. “We are grateful to corporate partners like Meeting Encore, who help us transform thousands of lives as our clients get jobs and achieve economic independence, often for the first time.”
Dress for Success Toronto promotes the economic independence of disadvantaged women by providing professional attire, a network of support and the career development tools to help women thrive in work and in life.