CWC-18 Keynote Address

By on Aug 27, 2018 in CWC Blog, Uncategorized

We are proud to have Kelly Wilson and Lonnie Vanderslice with Weave Gotcha Covered! presenting  “Transforming Our World, One Stitch at a Time” as the keynote address at the 2018 Custom Workroom Conference.

Kelly Wilson

Lonnie Vanderslice











When their worlds came crashing down, there was nothing left to do but pull out their high school sewing machines and get to work.  Starting in the basement, Weave Gotcha Covered! has grown from a 2-woman part-time side job into an award winning workroom and design studio.  To better the world through sewing, this social enterprise is focused on employing women returning to community from challenging life circumstances.  Join Kelly and Lonnie as they share the lessons of this life-altering journeyAbout Weave Gotcha Covered!

This business is defined as a social enterprise – “Using business to make social changes for the greater good.”  Weave Gotcha Covered! manufactures custom soft furnishings (window coverings and bedding) while employing women returning to community from challenging life circumstances. This award-winning business sets the pace in Kansas City as a model for small business “doing good” in the local community.

The CWC-18 Keynote Address will take place on Tuesday,October 2, 2018, 8:30 – 10:00 am and is included for all registered attendees and exhibitors.