Connecting Women in Business Group
CWIB is sponsored by the Petoskey Regional Chamber of Commerce. The events will provide opportunities for area women business leaders and business owners to learn, form connections, share ideas and provide opportunities for personal and professional growth. Find the 2012-2013 membership form here.
CWIB is open to current Chamber members (prospective members are able to attend three luncheons and then must join the Chamber to continue with the group). Key purposes of CWIB include: professional development and leadership training; Strengthen and market area businesses, Networking toward strategic alliances, affiliations and business opportunities, Mentoring and support and provide opportunities for girls to dream big, thereby improving self-esteem and leadership .
Membership is available to women business leaders and owners who are Chamber members with dues of $25 per year per person or $40 for corporate membership with up to ten members. Your membership includes: discounted price on luncheons, access to monthly programs, and opportunities to display information and promote your business at monthly meetings.
Steering Members of this group include: Kathy Bardins, Bardins Communications; Angie Whitener, Stafford's Perry Hotel; Katie Jenson, Kelly Services; Joanna Rautio, PNC Bank; Christy Lyons, Petoskey News Review; Lisa Hoyt, Petoskey Regional Chamber of Commerce. Please e-mail email@example.com or call Lisa Hoyt at 347-4150 for additional information, sign-up or RSVP.
2013 Connecting Women in Business Luncheon Schedule
Unless otherwise noted - registration and networking begin at 11:30 a.m., Lunch and program begin at noon and end at 1 p.m.
|January 22||Stafford's Perry Hotel|
|February 5||Inn at Bay Harbor||Featuring celebrity stylist Billy Yamaguchi|
|March 19||Bay Harbor Village Conference Center|
|April 23||Mackinaw Trail Winery, new US 131 Location||Wine Tasting 5-7 p.m.|
|June 25||Odawa Hotel|
|October 25||Petoskey-Bay View Country Club||GO Grants Fundraiser 5p to 7:30p|
|November 12||North Central Michigan College|