Empowering Women to Lead. Encouraging the World to Follow.
AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Today, the Kendra Scott Women’s Entrepreneurial Leadership Institute (WEL Institute) and The University of Texas at Austin hosted their first annual Women’s Summit. This powerful virtual event follows last year’s announcement of the Kendra Scott Women’s Entrepreneurial Leadership Institute, which established a new female leadership program at the University. The Women’s Summit, hosted by the WEL Institute and attended by hundreds of students, was sponsored by Kendra Scott and Dell Technologies.
“Our first Women’s Summit put the national spotlight on Austin and some of the country’s greatest female trailblazers,” said Kendra Scott. “Our mission at the Women’s Entrepreneur Leadership Institute is to empower even more women to change the world.”
As UT Austin President Jay Hartzell said in the WEL Institute’s Summer 2020 Impact Report, “Entrepreneurship —