TCI Announces the Appointment of New Executive Director

The Commonwealth Institute Announces the Appointment of Elizabeth L. Hailer as Executive Director BOSTON, Mass – January 9, 2017 – The Commonwealth Institute today announced the selection of Elizabeth L. Hailer as its new Executive Director, concluding a successful search process over the last few months. Ms. Hailer comes to TCI with over 30 years of in-depth experience in senior executive […]

Holiday Message from Pam Reeve, TCI

Pam Reeve, Board Chair of The Commonwealth Institute, recorded a message for the TCI community over the holiday weekend.

The Boston Globe Magazine and The Commonwealth Institute Name Top 100 Women-Led Businesses in Massachusetts

Annual award highlights female business leaders who are making a significant impact on the state’s economy The Boston Globe Magazine, together with its partner The Commonwealth Institute (TCI), today announced the annual Top 100 Women-Led Businesses in Massachusetts, recognizing the honorees at a breakfast event at the Seaport Boston Hotel. These 100 organizations generated $70.5 billion in total revenue last […]

TCI Announces Upcoming Retirement of Executive Director Aileen Gorman

Contact Pamela Reeve The Commonwealth Institute Chair TCI Announces Upcoming Retirement of Executive Director Aileen Gorman BOSTON, Mass., July 27, 2016 — After almost nineteen years of distinguished leadership, Aileen Gorman has announced her retirement as Executive Director of The Commonwealth Institute effective late 2016. The Commonwealth Institute (TCI) is a non-profit organization devoted to advancing business women in […]

TCI S. Florida Welcomes New Executive Leadership!

Executive Leadership 2016-2017 Slate of Officers Co-Chairs Amparo Bared Bravo Lisa Kauffman Vice Chair Liz Alicea-Velez Treasurer Sandi Finn Governance Chair Phyllis Swersky

WEBINAR: Long Term Care 101 with Aviva Sapers

Did you miss our April webinar with TCI board member Aviva Sapers on the basics of Long Term Care? You can now watch it online, below:

S. Florida 11th Annual Women-Led Businesses Honorees!

Congratulations to our Top Women Winners of 2016! We had a great time last week at the 11th Annual Awards Ceremony & Luncheon Honoring the Top Women-Led Businesses in Florida. Thank you to those who joined us! The panel discussion and top women-led business honorees were based on the results of the 2016 Women-Led Business Survey. This survey report identifies […]

Five Things You Should Know about TCI Board Member, Evelyn Murphy

TCI Board Member, Evelyn Murphy, was highlighted in the Boston Globe for her work with the Boston Women’s Workforce Council. In addition to being a board member here in Boston, Evelyn is the Founder of The WAGE (Women Are Getting Even) Project, the author of Getting Even: Why Women Don’t Get Paid Like Men — and What To Do About […]

Women peer mentoring programs are increasingly beneficial to fostering successful companies and careers.

As more women are appointed to senior executive levels of their respective companies and are running their own businesses the greater the need for networks where they can grow their business and feel empowered by their peers becomes. South Florida has hundreds of all-female professional networks designed for this purpose. Many hinge on a particular career niche, to assist their […]

TCI S. Florida Appoints Kendra Phillips, of Ryder System, Inc. to Advisory Board

The Commonwealth Institute of South Florida (TCI), a non-profit organization founded to help CEOs, entrepreneurs, senior executives and executive directors of women-led businesses grow their business through peer mentoring, development, and high-level networking, appointed Kendra Phillips, Group Director of Dedicated Transportation Solutions (DTS) to the Advisory Board. “We are thrilled to have Kendra on our Board. She will be a […]