WBE Canada and Clear Concept Inc. Launch New Report: Driving Innovation Within a Diverse Supply Chain

Driving Innovation Within a Diverse Supply Chain

For Immediate Release | Toronto

WBE Canada is excited to share a brand new report created in collaboration with Clear Concept Inc., one of our Certified WBE companies. Driving Innovation Within a Diverse Supply Chain outlines the countless innovative examples of committed individuals across the WBE community who are making a profound impact in advancing women-owned enterprises through supplier diversity.

This report showcases the insights of members of the corporate and government community and the specific efforts they are incorporating as they work to advance a stronger and more diverse supplier pool within Canada’s supply chains and the opportunities those efforts are creating for certified WBEs as told through lived experiences and successes. This report is seen as a valuable resource for both buyers and suppliers as we get set to move Canada’s economy forward through increased awareness and greater acceptance of diverse and inclusive commerce on all levels.

The growing impact of supplier diversity on Canadian Women Business Enterprises is noteworthy and it is amazing how well this has been captured by ‘Driving Innovation Within a Diverse Supply Chain’, said Silvia Pencak, President, WBE Canada. “This report showcases the inspiration and commitment of supplier diversity leaders and the impact of their supplier diversity programs on the success of WBEs. I hope more Canadian corporations and government organizations follow the examples we are seeing in this report, adding to the increasing opportunities and growth of Canadian women-owned businesses.

We are passionate about empowering people to perform at their best and we are proud to partner with organizations like WBE Canada to do just that,” says Ann Gomez, Founding President of Clear Concept Inc. “We are thrilled with the wealth of innovative ideas showcased in this report, and we are inspired by all of the productivity, collaboration and mindset principles shared by all of our amazing contributors. We appreciate everyone who contributed their time and ideas to this report, and we are thankful to Silvia and her team at WBE Canada for partnering on this report.”

Access “Driving Innovation” Here


Women Business Enterprises Canada Council (WBE Canada) is a Canadian non-profit organization working closely with corporations and governments advocating for inclusion of Canadian Women Business Enterprises (WBEs) in supply chains across Canada and abroad. To ensure diversity in supply chains WBE Canada works closely with its Corporate and Government members to provide necessary training and support to help establish and develop supplier diversity initiatives. Explore our Corporate/Government membership here.

Is your business majority owned, managed and controlled by a woman/women? Learn how to certify your business as WBE (Women Business Enterprise).


Clear Concept empowers people to perform at their best. For almost 20 years, this global training organization has been teaching practical productivity tools, collaboration skills, and mindset practices. Our workshops, coaching and online training are designed to have an immediate impact on individuals and teams, at all career stages, and in any industry. Visit our website to learn how we can help you do your best work.