December 21, 2016


GWEn Connects: Ladies Night Networking @ Honest Lawyer
Mar 31 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
GWEn Connects: Ladies Night Networking @ Honest Lawyer

Ladies! Do you have a B2B or woman-focused business? Want to meet new, like-minded business owners in Niagara? Join Us as we share some drinks, make some connections, and enjoy a ladies night of networking!

Free admission, there will be some nibblies and a cash bar featuring a special Signature GWEntini for the event!

End the week with a bang of business promotion and a cocktail… come with friends and plan to make it a true ladies night, sticking around for dinner and laughs after the event is over!

Let us know you’re coming! Check out the GWEn Facebook Event or contact the organizer for more info!

Pets & Essential Oils Workshop: Outdoor Protection for Dogs @ ThinkSpace
Apr 2 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Pets & Essential Oils Workshop: Outdoor Protection for Dogs @ ThinkSpace

SPRING is just around the corner… Which means outdoor annoyances for our dogs will begin too!

Reserve your seat to join our workshop and create your own at-home remedies to naturally protect your dog this spring season.

This two (2) hour workshop will teach you how essential oils can repel and protect you and your dogs from outdoor annoyances.

Each participant will create their own custom blend of Defence Drops and Outdoor Spray (equivalent to 1 month supply) to take home and start using right away.

REGISTER EARLY AND SAVE $5 per ticket prior to March 27 (10PM).


Company of Women: Is Your “Gut Health” helping or hurting your ability to work your business? @ Ramada Beacon Harbourfront
Apr 12 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Company of Women: Is Your "Gut Health" helping or hurting your ability to work your business? @ Ramada Beacon Harbourfront

Poor gut health can limit your ability to excel in business? Definitely not an ideal health situation to be dealing with while we’re manifesting in conscious and purpose driven businesses!
Join Cassandra as she discusses how IBS, leaky gut and food intolerances can lead to foggy brain, poor concentration and chronic low energy and just how much this affects your bottom line.  And, then learn what you can do about it!

Cassandra Hope is a Registered Holistic Nutritionist, and the co-founder of The IBS Academy, and has a special focus in stress-management and gastrointestinal health. Her passion for food, health and overcoming self-limiting patterns comes from a place of needing transformation to not just survive, but thrive.
As a young girl, she experienced Childhood PTSD, which contributed to chronic gastrointestinal problems, addictions and poor health for almost 30 years.

By going within and healing old wounds, adopting healthy nutrition and exercise habits as well as building a strong tool kit to avoid relapsing, she now has the wisdom, health and energy to manage a busy practice and thriving online Academy with her business partner, Dr Robyn Murphy ND.

Cassandra’s purpose in life is to educate and support others on their journey towards finding vitality, success and long-term health.  You can Connect with Cassandra on Facebook at The IBS Academy and

Company of Women: Journey Mapping @ Ramada Beacon Harbourfront
Apr 19 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am
Company of Women: Journey Mapping @ Ramada Beacon Harbourfront

“There is a powerful, driving force inside every human being that, once unleashed, can make any vision, dream or desire a reality… Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible,” Tony Robbins.


The Inside View’s Chief Experience Officer, Crystal D’Cunha, is passionate about the people industry! Her commitment to developing the careers of leaders, sales and service professionals around her has come from her deep belief that “People love to buy, but hate to be sold”. Crystal’s Innovative, resourceful, and highly engaging techniques have earned her the title of “CX Genius” by industry colleagues. As a member of the Canadian Sales Professional Association, the Customer Experience Professional Association, and most recently a Certified International John Maxwell Training Coach and Leadership Professional, Crystal continues to surround herself with a circle on influence that raises the bar in the world of Professional Sales and Customer Experience.

After walking on fire with Tony Robbins and her son Zorique, Crystal was inspired to share her PhD in Customer Experience and People skills with business’ across the world. At the Inside View Inc. Crystal’s in the business of helping business make money, and her methodology is simple, she Engages Spirited Results for business and there teams.

Crystal and her son Zorique continue to nurture the community in which they live by committing their time and effort to YWCA of Niagara,  and the Niagara Football association, together they live by the moto that living is giving.

#GWEnEducates Workshop: Are You LinkedIn? @ BrickWorks (Niagara-on-the-Lake)
Apr 24 @ 9:30 am – 1:30 pm
#GWEnEducates Workshop: Are You LinkedIn? @ BrickWorks (Niagara-on-the-Lake)

Unsure about LinkedIn?

Wish you were using it better to promote yourself, or your business?

This is the event for you!

PART 1: Making your profile and business shine

PART 2: Using LinkedIn to get sales featuring social media strategist Alicia Whalen (check out her LinkedIn Profile)

This 4-hour workshop will be completely interactive as you dive right in. You’ll need your laptop or tablet, as we’ll be reviewing and adjusting your LinkedIn Profile LIVE, as well as creating the best business presence possible for you on the LinkedIn Platform.

We won’t be leaving you hanging though… Part 2 will welcome presenter Alicia Whalen who’ll walk you through creating an effective marketing strategy with LinkedIn to convert contacts to clients!

Refreshments including a working lunch will be served, keeping your energy high and the creativity sparked!

#GWEnGetsSocial (FREE Drop-in) @ Edible Options
Apr 26 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Second Annual Mother’s Day Market @ Merritton Community Centre
May 6 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Mom Entrepreneurs Niagara is pleased to announce our Second Annual Mother’s Day Vendor Fair. Celebrate mom and shop till you drop!

Contact for vendor applications.

Platinum Sponsor:
BioLinc, Brock University, Goodman School of Business

Gold Sponsors:
Twin Flames Design
Mom Becomes Her

Vendor List:
SweetLegs St. Catharines with Kira
Michelle’s Scentsational Scentsy – Independent Scentsy Consultant
Thirty-One Gifts Sheena’s 31
Arbonne with Brooke Mitchell
At Second Glance
Oma’s Cauldron
Memories of Elegance
Scent House
Truly You – Memory Lockets & More
Simply Elegant Designs by Jen
Hot off the Hook by Rhonda
Tammy’s Clara Clark Bedding Canada
TLR Publishing
Stella & Dot with Vanessa Groeneveld
Pampered Chef with Shauna Rowe

#GWEnCoffeeConnects: Community + Leadership @ Balzac's Port Dalhousie (upstairs)
May 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Lunch & Learn: Hack Your Workflow @ Coppola's Ristorante
May 15 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Lunch & Learn: Hack Your Workflow @ Coppola's Ristorante

Feeling unproductive? Stuck repeating tasks needlessly? Making it up as you go along?

This is the event for you!

Get a handle on how to handle your workflow, maximize your time and productivity for an EPIC year!

Join us for GWEn’s Lunch & Learn where we hack your workflow and help you become a more productive, streamlined you!

We welcome presenter Eva Derrick-Filer of Eva Derrick Photography, as she shares how she uses workflow systems in her professional event photography business to streamline her activities, creating a consistent and stellar experience for each and every client. We’re going to jam pack this lunch & learn opportunity with as much info as you can handle!

Bring your notebook, some business cards, prepare to enjoy a meal of your choice from Coppola’s Ristorante excellent menu.

#GWEnGetsSocial (FREE Drop-in) @ Edible Options
May 24 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm