#POWERUPMONTH

FT. THE FEMALE EMPOWERMENT PROJECT

We’ve taken over October with our #powerupmonth to celebrate all the amazing women in our lives. We learned about Agapi Gessesse and Neha Charnalia’s story through Jessica Mulroney’s, the female empowerment project and wanted to share their inspiring story of how they pivoted, persevered and navigated confidently throughout their everchanging work reality during the pandemic.

SOIA&KYO x THE FEMALE EMPOWERMENT PROJECT

Agapi Gessess

Executive Director of CEE Centre for Young Black Professionals

DISCOVER

Neha Charnalia

Founder and CEO of SwitchGrocery

DISCOVER

Jessica Mulroney

Founder, The Showbox Project & The Female Empowerment Project and Stylist

Jessica Mulroney is a recognized stylist, brand consultant, contributor on national television, executive producer, and host. Known for her philanthropy, she recently launched the Female Empowerment Project in early 2020 to help support female entrepreneurs during the pandemic. The group consists of experts in finance, manufacturing, marketing and social media who mentor small female-founded businesses in Canada. The community Jessica helped create introduced her to two incredible female entrepreneurs Neha and Agapi.