Orlando Opportunities

April 16, 2019 @ 8:00 am – 12:15 pm
GuideWell Innovation Center in Lake Nona Medical City
6555 Sanger Road
FL 32827
Diane Sears

Florida led the nation in the past decade in the growth of women-owned businesses. How can your company continue creating jobs and generating more revenue? Join us for this fun and informative half-day event.

What: Regional event for the Women’s Business Development Council of Florida (WBDC-FL), Florida Regional Partner of the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC).

When: 8 a.m. to 12:15p.m. – April 16th, 2019

Location: GuideWell Innovation Center in Lake Nona Medical City, 6555 Sanger Road, Orlando, FL 32827

Cost: FREE

Register: Please use the link below or Email Diane Sears, dianesears@womensbusiness.info or call 407-625-7197 or 305-971-9446

Why attend:

  • Supplier opportunities: Attend informal meet-and-greet roundtables with corporations and government agencies that are looking for diverse suppliers. Organizations include Walt Disney World, CHEP, Orange County Public Schools, Duke Energy, Florida Department of Transportation, Florida Blue and others.
  • New contacts: Meet other women business owners and learn how certification has helped them grow their companies.
  • Thought leadership: Hear from leading voices about trends that are affecting businesses like yours.

Event Schedule:

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

8 a.m.                Registration opens with breakfast buffet and networking

8:30 a.m.          Welcome and introductions

8:40 a.m.          Presentation: Marketing Your Company as Woman-Owned

9 a.m.                Presentation: Panel on Opportunities in Supplier Diversity

9:45 a.m.          Break

10 a.m.              Meet-and-greet roundtables

11:15 a.m.        Break

11:30 a.m.        Presentation: Federal Opportunities for Women-Owned Businesses

Noon                 Event wrap-up

12:15 p.m.       Program ends


  • CHEP
  • Duke Energy
  • Orlando Health


  • CHEP
  • Duke Energy
  • Florida Blue
  • Florida’s Turnpike Enterprise / Florida Department of Transportation
  • Orange County Public Schools
  • Orlando Health
  • Walt Disney World


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