This month's theme: Change is Good – Change as a Strategic Advantage
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Upcoming Events
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    May Wine Down – Hosted by Steak & Sushi

    May 11 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
    The Wine Down is designed for businesswomen who want to take their business/career to the next level, and for those that want to help them get there. Join us to experience interactive networking, benefit[…]

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    May Breakfast Mix & Mingle

    May 25 @ 7:30 am - 9:00 am
    They say that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. At Women’s Business Network we couldn’t agree more! If you've been thinking of checking out the Breakfast Mix & Mingle, here’s why[…]

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  3. Executive Champagne Series

    May 26 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
      WBN is proud to introduce a new and exciting event that will help promote business success for our members and guests - the Executive Champagne Series! This series is designed to help established[…]

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I keep coming back to the WBN because of the motivated, supportive, and impressive women who are part of it. I have been part of many groups, but this is the community that inspires me and actually makes networking fun.
Pauline Fleming
From the Blog

Words of wisdom from our members.

Member Spotlight – Wendy Mason

By |May 3rd, 2016|

Learn a little about Wendy:

1. In 140 characters describe your business.
As a “Personal Shopper” for mortgages, I do all of the legwork to find you the best possible mortgage solution to meet your financing needs.

2. […]

President’s Pen: The strategic advantage of change in business

By |May 2nd, 2016|

Change in life is inevitable. In business, it’s essential. I’ve personally been working in offices for over 20 years and the changes I’ve seen – going from DOS, to Windows, to cloud-based tools – have led […]

Remembering Darlene Cherry

By |April 30th, 2016|

January 23, 1935 – April 19, 2016

On Tuesday, April 19th Darlene lost her battle with breast cancer. She was the wife of Walter Cherry and mother to Jody Cherry.

Darlene’s decades long professional career included work […]

Member Spotlight – Ramona Packham

By |April 26th, 2016|

Learn a little about Ramona:

1. In 140 characters describe your business.
RP HR Consulting is the preferred one stop provider of customized strategic and functional human resources consulting services for small businesses and not for profits.

2. […]

Tools That Help You Work From Home

By |April 25th, 2016|

Working from home has become increasingly popular. Many organizations and small businesses have the opportunity to conduct their businesses from the comfort of their own homes or favorite coffee shop. This has been made easy […]

2015 Businesswoman of the Year Awards Gala – Decoding the Dress Code!

By |April 19th, 2016|


I have been a proud member of the WBN for ten years.  During that time, I have had the pleasure and privilege to sit as a member and Chair of the BYA Nominating & Awards […]

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