2022 Connecting Women in Business Schedule
Registration & networking 11:30am-noon and program and lunch noon – 1pm unless noted otherwise.
First Quarter Theme - Refresh/Recharge
January 25 – MyLife Health Coach – Putting Ourselves First - Kjersti Kontio, MyLife Health Coach
February 24 – Recharge/Reconnect Networking – Inn at Bay Harbor. Chamber President, Nikki Devitt, will lead some fun exercises to help you learn a few new tricks and tips and to help you be more comfortable in networking environments.
March 22 –Daily Self Care – Stafford’s Perry Hotel. Kellen Brugman – self-care rituals and stress relief tips kellenbrugman.com/
Second Quarter Theme - Women at the Helm
April 27 – Go Grants Fundraiser – Sage, Odawa Casino 11:30am-1:30pm, $50 admission - $25 goes directly to GO GRANTS
May 26 – Women of the Bar – Inn at Bay Harbor. Val Barnes, 7th Probate District Court Judge, Angela Lasher, 90th District Court Judge, Honorable Jennifer Deegan, 57th Circuit Court of Emmet County and Honorable Allie Greenleaf Maldonado, Little Traverse Bay Band of Odawa Indians.
June 28 – Women of Non-profits – Library Conference Center, North Central Michigan College. Carrie Klingelsmith, The Manna Food Project, Cindy McSurely, Blissfest Music Organization, Josephine Roberts, Walloon Lake Association and Conservancy
Third Quarter Theme - Women Mean Business
September 27 – Financial planning by generation – Petoskey Bay View Country Club. Kim Phelps (Raymond James), Dianna Eberhart (Edward Jones), Jill Reynolds (Encore Financial)
October 25 – EXPO small business women – Grand Unity Event Center
November 22 – Native American Heritage Month – Odawa Hotel. Women Leaders in the LTBB Tribe including Chairperson Regina Gasco-Bentley, Legislative Leader Emily Proctor and Jody Werner, Health Director.
Summer 2022 GO Grants Program now accepting applications, deadline April 8, 2022
Download APPLICATION FORM HERE in PDF format
Download APPLICATION FORM HERE in Microsoft Word format
Connecting Women in Business Sponsorship Opportunities
Looking for an opportunity for your business or organization to have exposure to a large group of women? The average attendance at the programs is over 100 women. Sponsorship not only gives you pre-event publicity, but the ability to interact with attendees, video time and the list of attendees for marketing efforts. Please see sponsor options below.
Call Lisa Hoyt to learn more 347-4150 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Connecting Women in Business Memberships – it is time to rejoin.
CWIB is an additional membership that runs October 2021 – September 2022.
Cost for individual is $25.
Corporate rate is $125 and you can sign up to 10 staff.
Remember, if you are a member of CWIB, you pay the member registration fee.
If you are not a member of CWIB, you pay non-member registration fee.