• “Strategic Business Planning” Workshop

    As a woman business owner, did you know there are specific opportunities and strategies that you can utilize to make your business as successful as possible? Join us for this special morning workshop where our panel of local experts will share what you can do now, both legally and financially, to protect your business down the road!

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  • Feeling Entrepreneurial Angst? Join our 2014 Executive Masterminds Group!

    Feeling the pressures of being a solo entrepreneur? In need of a trusted group of advisors who can share their ideas, expertise and experience? If so, our Executive Masterminds group is for you! We are now accepting applications for our next session…

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  • Board Service Opportunities – Consider Sharing Your Talents with Us!

    We’re looking for a few good women to provide valuable leadership and counsel to our organization in the coming year. Please consider joining our team as we take NAWBO Richmond to the next level!

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  • April Membership Social!

    Make plans to join up for a fun, festive and FREE evening at Crossroads Art Center on Thursday, April 24th as we say thank you to our members for all that you do to make NAWBO Richmond so terrific! Grab some friends and clients and bring them out to see what NAWBO Richmond is all about!

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  • Corporate Partner Spotlight: Commonwealth Personnel Consultants

    Our corporate partner spotlight is shining on Commonwealth Personnel Consultants, one of the first female owned & operated recruiting firms in RVA. Its owner & president, Pat Haynes, is a longtime NAWBO Richmond supporter & definitely someone you should get to know!

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Women own nearly half of all privately held firms in the United States.  This is a sector that is rapidly growing within the business community.  Female owned and operated businesses generate trillions in sales, while spending billions on employment, benefits and salaries for the millions of individuals they employ nationwide.  The National Association of Women [...]


Since 1982 the Richmond Chapter of NAWBO has been a strong voice for Central Virginia’s female business owners. Winner of the national “Healthy Chapter Award,” NAWBO Richmond is composed of dynamic, diverse, and powerful community entrepreneurs and corporate sponsors that encourage and enhance successes through programs designed to: Generate business opportunities Build strategic alliances Influence [...]


Becoming a NAWBO Richmond Corporate Partner Want to build your brand among the fastest-growing segment of the business community?  Nationwide there are over 10.1 million women entrepreneurs and this sector grows with each year.  NAWBO Richmond encourages the support of regional corporations and local businesses and organizations to form strategic alliances through partnerships. Partnership with [...]