Accelerator for Women in Entrepreneurship AWE resource


Accelerating Success for Women Entrepreneurs by Innovation Factory is an E-book filled with lessons learned from entrepreneurs, tips and insights, and additional resources. Designed specifically for the needs of women who have founded and/or are leading innovative and scalable businesses, the topics range from identity, networking, leadership, negotiation, and pitching. Through the E-book, learn about other women entrepreneurs and understand their path to success. 

Access the Women’s Entrepreneurship E-book

E-Book for Women Entrepreneurs


Quick Facts

  • Comprehensive 23-page E-book
  • Focused on women entrepreneurs
  • Contains lessons, tips, insights
  • Covers identity, networking, leadership, sales
  • Features successful women entrepreneurs’ stories
14th Annual LiONS LAIR Pitch Competition and in-person Gala on September 26, 2024 from 5:00pm to 9:00pm. Tickets available on

Attend the 14th annual LiONS LAIR pitch competition

Since 2011, Innovation Factory’s LiONS LAIR has helped more than 150 startups launch and scale their businesses. This fall, join over 350 entrepreneurs, investors and thought leaders to network over dinner and drinks, celebrate innovation, and watch finalists pitch live to a panel of judges to win cash and in-kind prizes.

When: September 26, 2024 | 5:00pm – 9:00pm 

Where: LiUNA Station – 360 James St. N, Hamilton, Ontario L8L 1H5

Celebrate BIG ideas that make a bigger impact at The Big DiF, Innovation Factory’s annual open house and client showcase. Join 250+ people from the Hamilton-Halton community to celebrate entrepreneurship and innovation.

Join Innovation Factory's Annual Open House - The Big DiF!

Network with 250+ industry professionals, discover emerging solutions from our innovators, and celebrate entrepreneurship within the Hamilton-Halton ecosystem.

May 9, 2024 | 4:00pm – 8:00pm | Hamilton, Ontario