WOMEN'S BUSINESS COUNCIL (WBC)


The Women’s Business Council is the advocate for women-owned businesses with the Huntsville/Madison County Chamber.

The purpose of the Council shall be to advocate for and promote Women-Owned Small Businesses (WOSBs) in the Huntsville/Madison County area and to promote Chamber services beneficial to WOSBs.

The Council accomplishes this every year by hosting events that highlight WOSBs, addressing issues facing the small business community, and encouraging networking among women in business. Events hosted by the WBC are open to the public.

 

2022 Members



The Council consists of a maximum of 18 women who own or control 51 percent or more of their business. To become a WBC member and influence the event schedule offered by the WBC, nominate yourself or another WOSB owner in the community here.

To participate, visit “Upcoming Events”, sign up for the Chamber’s weekly “Mash-Up”, and visit the WBC’s Facebook page.



 

QUESTIONS? CONTACT:

Ashley Engles-Ross
Vice President, Small Business
Chamber Liaison for the WBC
256-535-2043

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Public Events




February 17, 2022

WBC Forum: A Portrait of Success with Lee Marshall
Virtual

Lee is the 2021 winner of both "Woman-Owned Business of the Year" and "Nonprofit of the Year" at the Chamber's Small Business Awards. Lee will discuss what strategies and culture she develops in her organization, Kids to Love.

March 30, 2022
Women Who Lead: Women-Owned Business Day Celebration/Proclamation

May 4, 2022
Looking Forward event
Looking at the growth that has continued in north Alabama despite the pandemic

August 18, 2022
Wine Down with Women Who Lead

November TBD 2022
WBC Presents: A Portrait of Success at Chamber, 11:30 a.m.–1 p.m.
Featuring 2022 Small Business Award Winners from the Huntsville/Madison County Chamber

December TBD 2022
Holiday Open House at Chamber

 

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PAST EVENT PHOTOS



International Women's Day, March 9, 2021

Photos by Alice Lessmann

International Women's Day 3.8.2021


Women Who Lead: Moving the Needle, Jan. 22, 2020

Women Who Lead: Moving the Needle


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