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IEEW & the Carl. G. and Gladys L. Herrington Distinguished Lecture Series at Rogers State University
"Dr. Terry Neese is busy. But this week she said yes and accepted the invitation of the local chapter of Philanthropic Educational Organization and spoke at Rogers State University... She was introduced as 'Oklahoma's Most Admired CEO'."
IEEW & Bank of America Advance Women Entrepreneurs in Rwanda and Afghanistan With PEACE THROUGH BUSINESS® Program
“Our partnership with IEEW is part of a larger effort at Bank of America to empower women here in the U.S. and around the world and drive economic mobility.”
- Andrea Smith
Bank of America
Oklahoma Hosts Afghan Delegation
IEEW hosted nine delegates from Afghanistan on November 20. They are in the United States to meet with various political and social entities. Terry Neese spoke to the delegation about the work that our PEACE THROUGH BUSINESS® program has done in Afghanistan over the last 8 years.
Oklahoma Based CEO to Speak at National Women’s Conference
Dr. Terry Neese, CEO/Founder of the Institute for Economic Empowerment of Women (IEEW) is slated to speak on two panels at the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) annual Women Business Owners (WBC 2014) conference this weekend, September 8th and 9th.
Position & Policy Reports
Article in colorado politics, Monday, October 18, 2021
The Colorado Business Roundtable hosted a webinar on Afghanistan women in business on October 13, 2021. Anna Rohwer, left is the director of global operations for the Institute for Economic Empowerment of Women. Manizha Wafeq is the present in-country facilitator of IEEW's PEACE THROUGH BUSINESS(R) program and co-founder of the Afghanistan Women's Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Debbie Brown, president of the Greenwood Village-based roundtable, has volunteered with IEEW.
Oklahoma City-based institute’s success seen all over the globe
When Terry Neese thinks of the success of the Institute for Economic Empowerment of Women, she envisions soccer balls — lots and lots of soccer balls.
The Oklahoma entrepreneur founded the institute 12 years ago, and the image of the sports balls easily comes to mind to this day.
NAWBO and IEEW Announce Partnership to Support Women Business Owners Around the Globe
The National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) and the Institute for Economic Empowerment of Women (IEEW) are proud to launch a strategic partnership aimed at supporting women business owners around the globe.
Video: Kevin Ogle brings up a big talker, the power of women
Kevin Ogle talks the power of women. Dr. Terry Neese joins Kevin along with Rose Busingye and Manizha Wafeq to talk about women and politics. Toward the end of the show Kevin and Mike talk about the protest involving undocumented children in this country.
PEACE THROUGH BUSINESS® Graduate Coverage
How One Small Step Makes Big Changes for Women
A friend of mine introduced me to PEACE THROUGH BUSINESS®, a business training and mentorship program for women entrepreneurs in Afghanistan and Rwanda. With the help of this program, I learned to write a business plan, to properly track expenses and to market myself and my company.