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WESST Receives Best Places to Work Recognition»

December 2, 2010 | New Mexico Business WeeklyWESST was among the companies honored by the New Mexico Business Weekly for creating enjoyable workplaces and satisfied employees at its annual “Best Places to Work” awards breakfast.

WESST Ready to Celebrate 21st Birthday With a Big Bash»

November 8, 2010 | The Albuquerque Journal OnlineWESST is having a coming-of-age moment this week. The nonprofit that helps business start and grow is celebrating its 21st birthday with a big bash Wednesday in an event that includes speakers, music, door prizes, food, birthday cake — and, of course, wine and a champagne toast.

Allstate bestows $25,000 on WESST»

September 27, 2010 | New Mexico Business WeeklyThe Allstate Foundation is giving WESST $25,000 for its Individual Development Account program. An IDA is a matched savings account designed to help families accumulate assets for a down payment on a home, purchase business assets or pay for post-secondary education.

Mentors Help Women Business Owners Reach Their Goal»

June 25, 2010 | New Mexico Business WeeklyLaunching a small business can be exhilarating, but also terrifying. Women business owners say their mentors have pushed them to take plans off the shelf and make them reality, to believe in their own abilities and to take risks. Many say their mentors have been a crucial catalyst for their success.