December

DEC
12
Maximizing Your WBE Certification Webinar

December 12, 2:00 – 2:45 PM
Online Webinar

Whether you’re newly certified or have been for years, we'll show you how to make the best of your certification and grow your business.

No fee

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January

JAN
07
Orientation & Business Assessment

January 7, 2020 5:45 - 8:00 pm
WBEC-East Headquarters, Philadelphia

If you're just getting started on your journey of entrepreneurship, or if you want to know more about us, this is where you start!

No fee

Register
JAN
08
January Food for Thought

January 8, 12:00 – 1:30 PM
WBEC-East Headquarters, Philadelphia

These small-group networking luncheons are an exclusive benefit of WBE certification. Seats are limited to 15 WBEs and are on a first-come basis.

No Fee

 

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JAN
16
Succession Planning for Business Owners

January 16, 1:00PPM-4:00PM
Parkway Central Library, Business Resource and Innovation Center

A how-to guide for those transitioning ownership or selling their business, from tax, legal, and employment standpoints.

Fee: $25.00

Register
JAN
29
JumpStart - Full Series

January 29 - February 26
WBEC-East Headquarters, Philadelphia

Interested in taking the whole 5-week series? Register here for a discount!

Fee: $35 per workshop, $155 for series

Register
JAN
29
JumpStart - Before You Start

January 29, 5:45 - 9:00 pm
WBEC-East Headquarters, Philadelphia

Evaluate your business idea and learn how to take the next steps towards becoming a business owner.

Fee: $35 per workshop, $155 for series

Register
JAN
30
Maximizing Your WBE Certification Webinar

January 30, 2:00 – 2:45 PM
Online Webinar

Whether you’re newly certified or have been for years, we'll show you how to make the best of your certification and grow your business.

No fee

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JAN
31
WBEC-East Annual Meeting

January 31
Wilmington, DE

Help us kick off our 25th Anniversary year! Network with other WBEs and see what WBEC-East has in store for 2020.

Fee: $45 for WBEs and Council Members
$55 for Guests

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February

FEB
04
Orientation & Business Assessment

February 4, 2020 5:45 - 8:00 PM
WBEC-East Headquarters, Philadelphia

If you're just getting started on your journey of entrepreneurship, or if you want to know more about us, this is where you start!

No fee

Register
FEB
05
JumpStart - Market Research

February 5, 6:00 - 9:00 pm
WBEC-East Headquarters, Philadelphia

Learn the importance of researching the market so you can develop a strong business that will succeed.

Fee: $35 per workshop, $155 for series

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FEB
12
JumpStart - Financial Analysis

February 12, 6:00 - 9:00 pm
WBEC-East Headquarters, Philadelphia

Learn how to analyze sources of revenue, project sales, and determine start-up costs.

Fee: $35 per workshop, $155 for series

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FEB
13
How to Get Certified Webinar

February 13, 2:00 – 2:45 PM
Online Webinar

We'll show you how to gain the prestigious Women's Business Enterprise (WBE) certificate and use it to build your business!

No fee

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FEB
19
JumpStart - The Business Plan

February 19, 6:00 - 9:00 pm
WBEC-East Headquarters, Philadelphia

Sound business planning is an essential ingredient for success. We'll show you how to start writing yours.

Fee: $35 per workshop, $155 for series

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FEB
25
Business Expert Roundtable: Prep for Your Next Conference

February 25
Location TBA

This interactive workshop will help you better network and create business contacts, no matter the event you have in the future!

 

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FEB
26
2020 Women's Conference & Resource Fair

February 26
Cheyney University, Cheyney PA

Save the date for an all-day conference for women, with resources, learning sessions and opportunities to engage with buyers.

 

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FEB
26
JumpStart - Business Launch

February 26, 6:00 - 9:00 pm
WBEC-East Headquarters, Philadelphia

We'll help you understand the tricky legal, insurance and licensing aspects so you can launch your business with confidence.

Fee: $35 per workshop, $155 for series

Register

March

MAR
11
March Food for Thought

March 11, 9:00 – 10:30 AM
WBEC-East Western Office, Pittsburgh

These small-group networking events are an exclusive benefit of WBE certification. Seats are limited to 15 WBEs and are on a first-come basis.

No Fee

 

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MAR
18
WBENC Summit & Salute

March 16-18
Nashville, TN

Join us for the first of two national events this year. Take part in business coaching labs, pitch to buyers, and network till you drop!

 

Register
MAR
27
Women's History Month Luncheon

March 27
Location TBA

Save the date! This annual highly-attended luncheon celebrating visionary women is open to all!

 

Register
MAR
30
Maximizing Your WBE Certification Webinar

March 30, 2:00 – 2:45 PM
Online Webinar

Whether you’re newly certified or have been for years, we'll show you how to make the best of your certification and grow your business.

No fee

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April

APR
08
April Food for Thought

April 8, 12:00 – 1:30 PM
WBEC-East Headquarters, Philadelphia

These small-group networking luncheons are an exclusive benefit of WBE certification. Seats are limited to 15 WBEs and are on a first-come basis.

No Fee

 

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APR
15
How to Get Certified Webinar

April 15, 2:00 – 2:45 PM
Online Webinar

We'll show you how to gain the prestigious Women's Business Enterprise (WBE) certificate and use it to build your business!

No fee

Learn More
APR
21
Business Connections Day

April 21
Western PA

Save the date! Industry days are networking events that allow women-owned businesses to network with corporate and government supplier diversity professionals.

Fee: Certified WBEs & Employees / Council Members: $45, All others: $55

 

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June

JUN
23
WBENC National Conference & Business Fair

June 23-25
Atlanta, GA

Join us for biggest event of the year for women entrepreneurs! This huge event provides networking, coaching, pitching, and learning opportunities, plus the popular expo.

Register

August

AUG
05
Business Connections Day

August 5
Central PA

Save the date! Industry days are networking events that allow women-owned businesses to network with corporate and government supplier diversity professionals.

Fee: Certified WBEs & Employees / Council Members: $45, All others: $55

 

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October

OCT
20
Business Connections Day

October 20
Location TBA

Save the date! Industry days are networking events that allow women-owned businesses to network with corporate and government supplier diversity professionals.

Fee: Certified WBEs & Employees / Council Members: $45, All others: $55

 

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November

NOV
12
Desserts & More! 25th Anniversary Celebration

November 12
Philadelphia

Save the date for an epic milestone! You're invited to help WBEC-East continue to change lives for our 25th year!

More information coming soon

 

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