Local Chapters of Business Women (LCBW) is an organization for and comprised of business and professional women. We serve women who want to develop personally and professionally.

We are dedicated to assisting women advance their business skills through networking, educational opportunities and sharing resources. We encourage participation at our events that are specifically designed for women in business. Through these events, you will develop skills to advance your goals and meet the people who can help you achieve them.

Our organization has chapters in Fort Myers, Cape Coral, Bonita Springs, Naples, Punta Gorda, Port Charlotte, North Port, Sarasota, and Lakewood Ranch.



202304apr11:30 am1:00 pmLCBW Fort Myers Chapter – Deep Lagoon Seafood and Oyster House Women Doing Business at Lunch

202306apr11:30 am1:00 pmLCBW Port Charlotte Chapter - The Grille at 1951 Women Doing Business at Lunch

202311apr11:30 am1:00 pmLCBW Bonita Springs/ Estero Chapter - Carrabba's Italian Grill Women Doing Business at Lunch

202313apr11:30 am1:00 pmLCBW Bradenton Chapter/Lakewood Ranch - Carrabba's Italian Grill Women Doing Business at Lunch


Our mission is to empower and inspire women to succeed in their business endeavors by providing support, education and opportunities to connect with other women in business. We are dedicated to assisting women advance their business skills as well as supporting and empowering new and established women in business through effective networking in Lee, Collier, Charlotte, Sarasota, and Manatee Counties.


  • Support and promote women business owners
  • Provide information and educational opportunities for women business owners
  • Increase community awareness regarding women active in business across the province
  • Become the recognized voice for women business owners in Florida
  • Support Women’s and Children’s Charities


We are recognized as the leading Florida association and resource for women in business through our ability to create, inspire and cultivate opportunities for personal and professional growth, development and success in a supportive environment. We continue to grow and lead the way as one of the most respected and valuable resources for women in business today. Check out our many benefits to be gained.

350+Events per year