STURBRIDGE, MA…Woman in Business, Inc., a 501c(3) that supports women by fostering networking, sharing information and experiences, and providing educational opportunities, will be hosting a Business Expo showcasing local businesses on Wednesday, May 11 at Old Sturbridge Village, from 5-8pm.
The Business Expo offers a social but productive venue for local businesses to promote their company, network with other business representatives, exchange information and share employment opportunities with potential job seekers.
Over 20 local businesses will be represented at the Business Expo including: Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc.; Bay Path Regional Vocational Technical High School; Bay Path University; Center of Hope Foundation; Brenda M. Bianculli, CPA; Chamber of Central Mass South; Christopher Heights of Webster; Empowerment-Hypnosis; Harrington HealthCare System; Heels Therapeutic Bodywork; Lettuce n Beans; Live A Flourishing Life; Old Sturbridge Village; Simple Indulgence Day Spa; Southbridge Savings Bank; Spiewak Consultants; The BizPal Company, LLC; Timeless Treasures Corner Sturbridge/Fiskedale Senior Center; Webster 1st Federal Credit Union; Viridian Energy; and Your Hometown Shopper (as of 4/8/16).
The event, hosted by Woman In Business and sponsored by Webster 1st Federal Credit Union, Southbridge Savings Bank, Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc., Spiewak Consultants, and Your Hometown Shopper, is expected to attract 200-300 business professionals and locals seeking employment and looking for new business resources.
In addition to information exhibits from local area businesses, the evening will feature:
Admission is free; however, those who make a donation of $5 or more will be entered into a raffle to win $100 worth of scratch tickets.
Woman in Business, Inc. (WIB) represents primarily women in the workforce in the south central MA area, women (and men) are welcome to join the organization, regardless of their employment status or residence. WIB holds monthly luncheon programs, workshops, seminars, and other learning and networking opportunities throughout the year. For additional information visit www.wibsturbridge.org.
*A few tables are still available for companies and individuals interested in participating in or sponsoring this new networking opportunity and showcasing their business. To register online go to at www.wibsturbridge.org or email email@example.com. The cost to rent a table is $75 for WIB Members and $100 for Non-Members. *Vendors are allowed to sell products, (alcohol is excluded); food vendors must obtain and display appropriate permits.