WBON: Business Climate in Context, Navigating External Issues

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BURLINGTON, VT: Women’s Business Owner’s Network (WBON) is pleased to
announce its 33rd Annual Fall Conference, The conference will be held at the
Hotel Vermont on Wednesday, November 8th from 12:30 PM- 6:00 PM.

This year’s theme is “The Business Climate in Context: Navigating
External Issues.” Many challenges that business owners faces are largely
external. Being informed about the greater business climate provides a
competitive advantage in regards to facing challenges that arise from the
business climate. This conference is designed to help you examine issues and
consider your responses to the challenges you encounter as a woman business

Keynote speaker and co-founder of Milk Money, Janice Shade, will be offering
insights, inspiration and a few good laughs about her experience as a woman
business owner. Following, there will be roundtable discussions led by a WBON
leader and a subject matter expert on the political, economic,
social/cultural, technological, legal and environmental aspects of the
external business environment at play. The conference will conclude with an
interview with Jovial King, Founder, CEO and Creative Director of Urban
Moonshine. Following the conference, there will be an after party held at
Juniper Bar where attendees will get the chance to network, share and
celebrate each other. Conference attendees that mention WBON at the
restaurant will receive an extra 10% off of meals.

Current conference underwriters and sponsors include Clute Wealth Management,
Downs Rachlin Martin PLLC NFP, Vermont Economic Development Authority (VEDA)
and Marketing Partners.

About WBON
Women Business Owners Network is a nonprofit organization established in 1984
to foster, celebrate and advance women’s business ownership in Vermont. For
more information about WBON and the conference, visit wbon.org or on Facebook
or Twitter at @wbonvt.

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 12:30pm