GNCC/WIN/LBW AWARD BURSARY RECIPIENT
Tolu will become an advocate for Women in Niagara and possess a sincere desire to promote change in support of the growth, progress, development, leadership and equality of all women in Niagara. This year’s winner is Tolu Adegbusi. Tolu holds a BSc in Biochemistry from Brock University, St Catharines, ON; she is currently employed as a Pharmacy Systems Business Coordinator at Shoppers Drug Mart. Tolu also manages a fashion accessories company (Tols Creations) incorporating the beautiful colors and texture of fabrics to make for unforgettable pieces. When she is not busy creating something unique, she is travelling, planning events or volunteering. We congratulate her on this prestigious accomplishment—we are confident that Niagara will see the growth of a great leader in Tolu.
The Greater Niagara Chamber of Commerce’s Business Council, Women In Niagara’s (WIN) mission is to foster the growth and success of women in business in Niagara and its vision is to see a greater participation of women in leadership positions – in business, politically and socially. To achieve these goals, WIN and Lancaster Brooks & Welch have partnered to provide a bursary to a woman in Niagara to attend the Leadership Niagara program. Leadership Niagara was created by local leaders in 2007 in response to a distinct need to identify, nurture and grow future leaders within each sector of our community.