News & Events

2017 WWBIC Annual Luncheon

Each Fall, WWBIC showcases our clients and our work at the Annual Luncheon.  This 'friend' fundraiser has grown to become a fan favorite and is a high energy impactful support vehicle for small business in Wisconsin. View the full event below:

WWBIC 30th Anniversary Luncheon Thanks & Highlights

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Road To GES:  Milwaukee

The United States of America and Republic of India will jointly host the Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) in Hyderabad, India, November 28-30.

To inspire the culture of Entrepreneurship and share the aspirational nature of prosperity throughout the United States, India,and globally, the “Road to GES” series will partner to build and engage upon entrepreneur events from September through November and beyond.

Milwaukee has been selected as one of three U.S. cities to hold “Road to GES” events. The others are Pittsburgh and Houston. Road to GES: Milwaukee will be Monday, November 6th. Further details forthcoming. The 2017 GES will highlight the theme, “Women First, Prosperity for All” and aims to inspire entrepreneurs and investors from around the world towards new investment, partnership, and collaboration. For more information, please contact Kathryn Wellner,


Summer Reception at our State Capitol, Madison WI

Annually, WWBIC hosts a collective meeting for our statewide committee members to review WWBIC’s work supporting economic development in Wisconsin.  Guests meet WWBIC's team and enjoy food and beverages from several Wisconsin small business clients we serve. Supporting small business, supports your community.



2016 WWBIC Annual Luncheon

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And now...a movie debut that summarizes WWBIC's work through the voice of our clients. Grab some popcorn & enjoy!

2016 AWBC National Gathering of Women's Business Centers

WWBIC is thrilled to have hosted Women's Business Centers from around the country in Milwaukee this September for a collective gathering to Strengthen Our Impact. The week was filled with great presentations and a reception at the WWBIC Statewide Headquarters in Milwaukee.



WWBIC President Recognized for Outstanding Leadership

Congratulations to WWBIC President/CVO Wendy Baumann for receiving the 2014 Sacagawea Award!  We at WWBIC know how deserving Wendy is of this honor, and are happy to share some of Wendy's story with you in the video below.