Who We Are

Local Chapters of Business Women is a networking group currently serving women in Fort Myers, Cape Coral, Estero, Bonita Springs, Lehigh Acres, Naples, Marco Island, Punta Gorda, Port Charlotte, North Port, Venice, Sarasota, and the surrounding counties, who want to develop personally and professionally. We are dedicated to assisting women advance their business skills through networking, personal development workshops and sharing our resources. We encourage participation at events specifically designed for effective business networking for women. Through these events, education forums and workshops, you will develop the skills to reach higher goals and meet the people who can help you achieve them.



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 . Support and empower new and established women in business through effective Networking in Lee, Collier, Charlotte , Sarasota County, and Southwester Florida. I encourage all new guest to become a part of Local Chapters of Business Women.



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. You will find that becoming a member of Local Chapters of Business Women is the first of many benefits to be gained.



To provide women with a provincial organization that will:

  • 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