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Island Grill opens its 17th location.

We are proud to continue supporting business development and growth with Island Grill, a popular restaurant chain is a woman-owned and woman-led business operating in Jamaica. 

The Scotiabank Women Initiative hosted an e-commerce seminar to educate women on the opportunities that exist for business expansion.


Watch highlights from this seminar.

Highlights from the Scotiabank Women Initiative  Corporate Governance Workshop held in July, 2022.


Topic: It's time to optimize your board and leadership skills.

 Women business owners urged by tech leaders to “upskill fast” as Scotiabank Women Initiative (SWI) education pillar commences 

The Scotiabank Women Initiative hosted an inaugural seminar centred on the topic, “Breaking the Barriers to Women Entrepreneurs to Drive Business Success using Digital Technology.” 

Business leaders reminded of the importance of “Good Governance” as Scotiabank Women Initiative (SWI) launches advisory pillar


Julie Thompson-James reminds business leaders that solid corporate governance practices help to make good companies great and positions such entities to attract capital and boost business.

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