All about our meetings and special events

We plan a full year of fun, informative meetings and events for your personal and business growth. All meetings are FREE for WSWE members! Many of our meetings are also open to paid guests. Tickets to our regular monthly meetings are $35.

Interested in coming as a guest? More info here.

Questions or suggestions on upcoming events? Contact our Programming Chair.

MONTHLY BREAKFAST MEETINGS

Third Thursday of each month, 8:00-10:00 a.m.
Locations throughout the west suburbs

8:00 – 8:30 Networking and breakfast
8:30 – 9:00 Announcements and member introductions
9:00 – 10:00 Program

Cost: Members FREE | Guests $35 in advance

EVENING GET-TOGETHERS

Third Thursday in June (Annual Dinner), 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Second Thursday in December (Holiday Party), 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

All evening locations, costs and other details to be announced


Upcoming meetings

Thurs.
July
20

Women Sharing Wisdom: Successful Business Presentations

What does it take to make a presentation that wins business? Whether you’re a seasoned pro or just determining your professional voice, join us this Women Sharing Wisdom session for great tips, strategy and problem-solving.

8-10 a.m. | Counter Coffee, Forest Park | Members FREE | Guests Welcome | RSVP Now


Past meetings

Thurs.
June
15

Our Fabulous June Dinner

Celebrate a great year, meet the 2017-18 board and our new PRISM Scholar!

6-9 p.m. | La Cabanita, Burr Ridge | Members FREE | Guests Welcome | RSVP Now

Thurs.
May
18

Women Sharing Wisdom: It’s Vacation Time

An open discussion of ways to relax, renew and escape the daily grind
Solstice Restaurant, Western Springs

Tues.
April
25

Our FREE Spring Mixer

A relaxed, fun evening for members & prospective new members
DigRightIn Landscaping, Westchester

Thurs.
April
20

Members-Only Insight Session

An open conversation led by Pamela Krikorian
Butterfield’s Pancake House, Oak Brook

Thurs.
March
16

March Madness: How to Score More Leads

A Mastermind session on generating new business
Solstice Restaurant, Western Springs

Thurs.
February
16

Healthy woman, healthy business

With Beth Fuchs of Organized To Perfection, Maria Onesto Moran of Green Home Experts and Betsey O’Brien of Pen & Hand
Sponsor: Freyja Conrad, DigRightIn Landscaping
Krave Restaurant, Elmhurst

Thurs.
January
19

Should you be doing something else?

With Laura McAdam, MSOD, CPA, CIA, of Profitability NOW
Counter Coffee, Forest Park

Thurs.
December
8

Our festive holiday party

Come on out and relax with us!
Lucca’s Pizzeria, 108 W. Burlington Ave., La Grange

Thurs.
November
17

Facing the future of your business (without the fear)

With Katherine Tipper, co-founder of Hunter Benefits Consulting Group
Sponsor: Su Jang, New Rose Catering
Butterfield’s Restaurant, Oakbrook Terrace

Thurs.
October
20

Holiday gifts and greetings that build your brand

A Mastermind Session
Sponsor: Judy Shoup, JTS Jewels
Special Presenter: Michelle James, Apprize Promotional Products
Blueberry Hill Pancake House, La Grange

Thurs.
September
15

Sales success through the gift of GAB

With Conor Cunneen, The Irishman Speaks
Krave Restaurant, Elmhurst

Thurs.
August
18

The brainy businesswoman’s guide to corporate structure

With Barbara Vondra, CPA, Carol Kalins of The Security Makers and Jack Kennelly of Kennelly & Associates
Sponsor: Becky Brofman, Beyer Brofman Design
Counter Coffee, Forest Park

Thurs.
July
21

Who’s your business hero?

A Women Sharing Wisdom Session
Sponsor: Betsey O’Brien, Pen & Hand
Butterfield’s Restaurant, Oakbrook Terrace