What is WEN?
The Women’s Entrepreneurial Network is a premier networking group for business owners and professionals who want to grow their business and make friends while doing it. WEN has solid business networks and meetings in Northwest, OH. There are several meetings held throughout the month, offered on different days, times, and locations in an effort to accommodate your busy schedule.
WEN encourages active networking throughout multiple networking organizations in Northwest Ohio. Ultimately the strongest networkers belong to several organizations. Below are a few benefits of WEN:
- Cost Effective Yearly Membership
- Monthly Online Payment Options for Membership Dues
- Multiple Membership Levels to meet your marketing needs
- Choose between 4 networking meetings per month!
- Different days and times of meetings throughout the month
- Quarterly Training Center Courses to grow your business
- No attendance requirement for monthly meetings
- Attend WEN’s two major events per year for additional networking. The Women’s Distance Festival and The WEN Growth Summit
WEN – The Women’s Entrepreneurial Network, is a great place to make friends and grow your business. That is our mission and we are committed to local area business owners who are looking for additional tools and resources to grow their business. How do we do it? Our purpose is to encourage and support entrepreneurial businesses with successful development.
WEN isn’t just “another” networking group, WEN is the group to be a part of in NW Ohio for support in your networking efforts. Established with a grant from the Small Business Administration in 1993, WEN has blossomed into an organization which serves and inspires businesses both big and small!
WEN has over 250 members with a third of our membership being men. WEN recognizes that women in business also need the support of their male counterparts and by working together we build stronger businesses and a stronger community. Whether you are looking to launch a new business, grow one you already own, meet other successful people who share your entrepreneurial spirit or foster your own growth, WEN is the right place for YOU.
Who should join WEN?
WEN is the place to make friends and grow your business. WEN is a community of women and men who are interested in promoting and supporting women in business, and women-friendly businesses through networking, training, and the building of relationships.
Why should I join WEN?
Build your network. Build your business. Grow your business presence. Become a member of the WEN Community and strengthen your connections and professional relationships. With the Women’s Entrepreneurial Network you have the opportunity to:
- Meet other business professionals face to face
- Increase your business knowledge through our Training Center
- Get your business listed in our WEN business directory
- Create visibility in the community by building your brand
- Receive member discounts to all WEN events and on member product/services
WEN Membership Levels
A Basic WEN Membership opens the door to professional networking opportunities along with the many other benefits. WEN also offers additional partnerships such as Diamond, Sapphire, and Emerald. These levels provide greater marketing opportunities and exposure for your business throughout Northwest Ohio. Find out which membership is right for you to check out all of the membership benefits, opportunities, rates and levels! Don’t forget that WEN offers monthly membership payments!