Women Entrepreneurs of Alaska provides women in business with the opportunity to connect to other women entrepreneurs, find resources, support & motivation to build a successful business & an outstanding life!
We are relationship and people-driven first. Because we are a group of Women Entrepreneurs we aspire to help each other, grow each others’ businesses and give appropriate referrals and support.
Women Entrepreneurs of Alaska is entering our sixth year and we are so excited for the continued growth.
WE of Alaska provides…
- Three meetings per month with different purposes; attend at your convenience
- Life-enriching and business-building seminars once a month
Encouragement & camaraderie among a group of supportive and successful women who are in various stages of their businesses
- Sales leads and partnership through many networking opportunities
- Cross-promotion of your business through our Facebook following of almost 5000
- Private Member Facebook group to share events, business ideas & questions, poll your peers for information
Building blocks for future endeavors through mentorship among members and inclusion in entrepreneurship-related community events
Website public member directory
- Facebook Member Spotlight
Website blog posts which can be used to showcase you and your business’
Through our variety of three monthly meetings and other activities, you’ll find encouragement and fuel for your entrepreneurial dreams.
We encourage attendance at minimum one event per month, but more is better ~
You get out of it what you put into it, and you are the master of your own destiny! (Which is why you are an entrepreneur!)
We look forward to seeing your smiling face!
“Women Entrepreneurs of Alaska has been a catalyst to push me out of my comfort zone and encourage my entrepreneurial pursuits. I have gained valuable insight and confidence in my abilities as an entrepreneur here.”
– Jennifer Marx
WE of A Business Success Seminars – provide education, resources, tools, and ideas from expert speakers. Pre-register and pay online by Friday before (and no later than Monday @ noon!) to join us every Second Tuesday @ 11:45 am. WE sometimes change the date to the First Tuesday. Please see website for upcoming events. Pre-Registration/Payment is required for seating confirmation.
Location: Sullivan’s Private Room ~ Please check calendar to confirm event date. (July & December = no seminars, but special events may apply)
Networking Power Lunch – an opportunity for members to network with other women business owners and share their experiences with starting and running a business. Bring business cards, brochures or event fliers to share; Give us your one-minute introduction to your business and needs. Join us every Third Friday of the month at 11:30am; please check the Events page for dates, which are subject to change. Lunch is optional and a regular or healthy menu is available for purchase from Don Jose’s Mexican restaurant.
Mix & Mingle After-Hours – is a great time to relax, meet new people, bring guests, and get to know each other better while mingling in a casual atmosphere from 5:00 until 7:00 or later. This is as a come and go at-will time frame; punctuality not required, but please let us know if you intend to show. This takes place one evening a month, during the last week of the month. Currently in 2017 it is the Last Tuesday of the Month, Location tba on Facebook or Events Page. Please check calendar to confirm. (n/a usually in Nov, Dec due to holidays.) Location/Day subject to change – please check email, Facebook, or request info at firstname.lastname@example.org
Business Showcase – members can showcase their businesses upon special request. One member per month is given this great opportunity to allow other members to get a closer look at their place of business! Guests are invited to attend. Please check the Events page for dates. Talk to group leader if you are interested in hosting a Business Showcase at your location. Hospitality and light hors d’oeuvres provided by the business owner if desired.