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.



202224may11:30 am1:00 pmLCBW Naples Chapter – NEW LOCATION - South Street GrillWomen Doing Business at Lunch11:30 am - 1:00 pm South Street Grill Naples, 1410 Pine Ridge Rd Ste 4, Naples, FL 34108Event Type :Luncheon Event

202226may11:30 am1:00 pmLCBW Sarasota Chapter Luncheon - Olive Garden Italian Restaurant Women Doing Business at Lunch11:30 am - 1:00 pm Olive Garden Italian Restaurant, 4900 S Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34231Event Type :Luncheon Event


202202jun11:30 am1:00 pmLCBW Port Charlotte Chapter - The Grille at 1951 Women Doing Business at Lunch11:30 am - 1:00 pm The Grille at 1951, 1951 Tamiami Trail, Port Charlotte, FL 33948Event Type :Luncheon Event

202207jun11:30 am1:00 pmLCBW Fort Myers Chapter – Deep Lagoon Women Doing Business at Lunch11:30 am - 1:00 pm Deep Lagoon Seafood and Oyster House, 14040 McGregor Blvd, Fort Myers, FL 33919Event Type :Luncheon Event

202208jun11:30 am1:00 pmLCBW Venice Chapter Grand Opening - Hotel Venezia Women Doing Business at Lunch11:30 am - 1:00 pm Hotel Venezia, 425 U.S. 41 Bypass NEvent Type :Luncheon Event

202209jun11:30 am1:00 pmLCBW Lakewood Ranch/Bradenton Chapter - Carrabba's Italian Grill Women Doing Business at Lunch11:30 am - 1:00 pm Carrabba’s Italian Grill Bradenton, 5425 University Pkwy, University Park, FL 34201Event Type :Luncheon Event


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