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Early Bird Special for National Women’s Business Conference

NAWBO is offering a discount on its Women’s Business Conference, to be held from September 18th through September 20th in Columbus, Ohio. The conference provides inspiration as well as education with robust break-out sessions and nationally-known keynote speakers. Those from Buffalo-Niagara who’ve attended believe it’s a no-brainer for women entrepreneurs....

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Leadership Training A Huge Advantage

Each year, NAWBO offers Leadership Training on the east and west coasts as well as during the first day of the Women’s Business Conference. This year, President Lisa Coppola and President-Elect Marcia Brogan attended the east coast training day in Washington, DC. In addition to highlighting Buffalo-Niagara’s membership successes, NAWBO’s...

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Founding Member Interviewed by WIVB-Channel 4 in Regards to Clinton’s Presidential Candidacy

Katharine A. Smith, founding member and past president of NAWBO Buffalo-Niagara recently was interviewed by WIVB-Channel 4 on the ground-breaking precedent of Hillary Clinton’s presidential candidacy. Women’s rights activists suggest real change could be coming Smith is the owner of White Rabbit Design, a branding and graphic design company that...

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: NAWBO Buffalo Niagara is the Fastest Growing Chapter in the United States, The Agenda of Growth Continues

(Buffalo, New York) Buffalo is yet again emerging as a winner. This time, it is the local chapter of the National Association of the Women Business Owners, NAWBO Buffalo-Niagara, which has become the fastest growing NAWBO chapter in the United States out of 54 national chapters. In the 2015-2016 year,...

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NAWBO Buffalo Niagara Member Patricia Herberger Received Friends of the Chamber Award

Congratulations to Patricia Herberger, SPHR, SHRM-SCP for receiving the “Friends of the Chamber Award” from the Amherst Chamber of Commerce.  This award recognizes the dedication of individuals who have contributed to the Chamber’s success.   For the past twelve years, Patricia Herberger has been the President of Herberger Consulting Group and...

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Being In It Leads To Winning It

Congrats! to Jaime Ruggiero, President of Jobena Bar & Restaurant Essentials, for being awarded a $1000 NAWBO scholarship to defray the cost of her successful completion of Leadership Niagara. Jaime had dedicated herself to the chapter, and so it was the Board’s great honor to vote on this award. Remember that the 2017...

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NAWBO Members Featured At SBA Awards Luncheon

May 11th was a sunny, beautiful day outside as well as inside the Buffalo Niagara Convention Center where NAWBO President-Elect Lisa Coppola and member Dana Zuber. At a gathering of more than 150 business men and women, the United States Small Business Association, together with area banks and civic organizations,...

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: President-Elect Lisa Coppola honored by NAWBO Buffalo-Niagara at the SBA Luncheon

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE. May 6, 2016. Buffalo, New York. On May 11th, Attorney Lisa Coppola, owner of Lisa Coppola LLC, will be celebrated at the upcoming Small Business Matchmaker, Awards Luncheon and Expo.  The Buffalo-Niagara chapter of NAWBO (the National Association of Women Business Owners) selected Ms. Coppola for her vision...

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