Solange is the President and CEO of Elevate International, an organization dedicated to inspiring, empowering, and elevating women and girls locally and globally. Elevate International has been advancing women in leadership and economic growth while creating leadership and mentoring programs for young women since its inception in 2016.
In 2016 the organization launched the Elevate Women Initiative to advance gender diversity in leadership in order for women to have more decision making opportunities amongst leaders in our society. The Elevate Women initiative fosters meaningful conversations on the challenges women in leadership face today, promotes the development of inclusive leadership and brings forward innovative gender diversity best practices.
The initiative gathers knowledge, celebrates and recognizes leaders and corporations advancing gender diversity in our society. Together, we build thriving communities, a much stronger world: socially, economically and politically. Ultimately, creating the change we need to see for women today and for generations to come.
Elevate Women Initiative is unique in its ability to unite gender diverse leaders from all sectors to be part of conversations shaping our society. This initiative fosters opportunities for women to grow as leaders in a supportive environment.
- Support more women to thrive as leaders in our society
- Contribute to the governments’ objectives towards advancing women in leadership and economic empowerment
- Assist and support corporations improve and advance gender diversity in leadership
- Enhance the lives of women and girls facing inequality and challenges globally
Locally and Globally
Moving from coast to coast, country to country Elevate International gathers the concerns, challenges and recommendations on how we can best support women advance in leadership positions.
Elevate Women promotes cross-sector partnerships, bringing together women in business, corporations, government, philanthropy and education while giving exposure to companies and groups that are elevating women in our society today.