SIWIBA to host Gala night - Solomon Star News

SIWIBA to host Gala night

03 December 2015

The Solomon Islands Women in Business Association (SIWIBA) will be hosting its first ever ‘Gala night launch’ at the Iron Bottom Sound this evening.

With more than a good number of invitees to various donor partners, corporate houses and government ministries, the gala night is purposely to launch corporate sponsorship that will support SIWIBA’s upcoming “Women in Business Awards” earmarked for July 2016.

The Red Carpet Event will highlight Sponsorship Packages, Benefits, Sponsors Recognitions and Auction with pledges for the Women in Business Awards in 2016.

So far, SIWIBA has received few positive responses from various corporate houses for the event, and SIWIBA wish to highly acknowledge the following for their immediate great response:

Platinum sponsor $50,000 (5 space) – National Fisheries Development (NFD)

Gold Sponsors $ 25,000 (5 space) – PNG High Commission Office

Bronze Sponsors $15,000 ( 6 space) - ANZ Bank, Bank South Pacific, Central Bank of Solomon Islands BSI , Solomon Island National Provident Fund, Solomon Breweries Limited, Red Mansion and Solomon Telekom Company Limited Support Sponsorship $2000 (Unlimited space) - Tower Insurance, QBE Insurance, Republic of China (ROC), Premiere Group of Companies Limited and Heritage Park Hotel Support sponsorship on Product & Services (unlimited Space) – Origin Energy & Solomon Airlines

SIWIBA extended its acknowledgement to all the guests who will be there to show support or participate during the Gala Night Launch.

SIWIBA also wishes to acknowledge DFAT Australia for their continuous support in funding SIWIBA’s Secretariat, Programs and Activities.

Furthermore, SIWIBA wants to thank the stakeholders who have in one way or another been strong supporters in enhancing SIWIBA’s recognition in the community including JICA - for the Website, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and External Trade, Ministry of Women, Youth and Family Affairs, Ministry of Commerce, Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock, Bank South Pacific, and

ANZ Bank with trainings, support for market access, nationally and internationally.

SIWIBA wish to also appeal to corporate houses who wish to be part of this great initiative that recognizes and embrace local women in businesses.

Remaining sponsorship spaces include Platinum and Gold categories as well as Support Sponsorship for individuals who wish to support SIWIBA’s corporate sponsorship initiative.