Posted on March 21, 2019
Part of celebrating the resilience and strength of mothers in our community, Berytech hosted 3 mompreneurs – founders of their own startups, to talk about their journey, and how they balance their successes and challenges both at home and in the office.
Mompreneurs and founders of Garage Luxe – an e-commerce website for pre-loved items, Carine Daher and Mina Mneymneh shared their journey with the Berytech Mar Roukoz community. Carine discussed the social expectations of women to ‘work as if they don’t have children, and raise children as if they don’t have work’ while finding the balance, which is never easy and very different for each woman. Mina shared her personal experience of motherhood and entrepreneurship, ‘as a mom, I learned to be brave, as the heart of a working mum is like the heart of a warrior facing daily battles and challenges.’
Angela Solomon, co-founder
Rima Awada, managing partner of ICTN, a management consulting organization, shared her tips on balancing career and motherhood calling it ‘a circus, you need to learn how to enjoy the show.’
Elsa Aoun, Founder of Ounousa and Sohati, introduced the platforms while Carine Zakhia,
The talks were organized by Berytech for Mother’s Day, and participants in the three events received pouches from