Who We Are

Local Chapters of Business Women is a networking group currently serving women in Fort Myers, Cape Coral, Estero, Bonita Springs, Naples, Punta Gorda, Port Charlotte, North Port, Englewood, Venice, Sarasota, and the surrounding cities, who want to develop personally and professionally. We are dedicated to assisting women advance their business skills through networking, personal development, and the sharing of resources. We encourage participation at events specifically designed for effective business networking for women. We continue to grow and lead the way as one of the most respected and valuable organization for women in business today. By becoming a member of Local Chapters of Business Women you will be part of a large organization that offers you empowerment and support for you and your business.

Welcome New Members

941-575-5207

7474 Utilities Road Punta Gorda FL 33982

Glo Orbe

941-764-6577

24949 Sandhill Blvd Punta Gorda FL 33983

Andrea Samuel

941-575-5345

7474 Utilities Road Punta Gorda FL 33982

Tammy Wilkie

941-764-6577

24949 Sandhill Blvd Punta Gorda FL 33983

Chaslyn Chandler

941-270-1349

24007 Madaca Lane #207 Port Charlotte FL 33954

Grit Upchurch

203 434 2787

5381 Eliseo St. Sarasota, FL 34238

Yolande LeCoz

941-812-1755

15805 Waterline Road Bradenton FL 34212

Melissa Sinkler

941-629-1171

4336 Tamiami Trail Port Charlotte FL 33980

Kelley Baxter

941-800-7429

1905 Settlement Road Venice FL 34285

Dorothea Killian

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How to Build Great Relationships

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