Events & Updates

Black Business Showcase – Celebrating the Progress of SWOBEN Participants

Nov 24, 2023 | Events, News & Updates

Empowerment Squared warmly invites all members of the community to special evenings showcasing presentations from Black businesses, panels and guest speakers, delicious food from local vendors, and great networking opportunities. These events are celebrating participants of the Southwestern Ontario Black Entrepreneurship Network who are growing their businesses, contributing to our economy, and transforming our community.

All welcome! Free admission. RSVP requested.


Time: Tuesday, December 5, 2023 from 6:00 – 9:00 PM (ET)

Location: Innovation Factory, 175 Longwood Road South, Suite B21, Hamilton, ON L8P 0A1


  • Great food catered by Caribbean and African restaurants
  • Performances from Leo Nupolu Johnson and other guests to be announced
  • A pop-up Black business market
  • MC Lohifa Pogoson

Click here to RSVP for Hamilton.

For any inquiries, please contact


Time: Monday, December 11, 2023 from 5:00 – 9:00 PM (ET)

Location: EPICentre, 2455 Wyandotte St W, Windsor, ON N9B 0C1


Click here to RSVP for Windsor.

For any inquiries, please contact

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