Comox Valley Women’s Business Network
The Comox Valley Women’s Business Network was established in 1991 and is still going strong!
We are a high energy group of local business and professional women who meet once a month between September and June to network and develop business opportunities. We offer guest speakers on business and women-related topics and provide opportunities for our members to market their businesses. We have a growing membership with a wonderful and varied skill set, an assortment of talents, and valuable wisdom which allows for the sharing of referrals and expertise.
This group includes entrepreneurs, business owners and professionals from retail, manufacturing, health and wellness, construction, retail and not-for-profit organizations – just to name a few.
Businesswomen who would like to build relationships should get networking with the Comox Valley Women’s Business Network!
Join Our Group
- Develop the ability to meet other business owners to share ideas and resources
- Meet potential clients/customers and pass referrals
- Increase the visibility of their business
- Learn important business information and skills
- Keep up to date with the trends, demands and events happening in the Comox Valley.
Monthly Dinner Meetings are held from 5:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on the second Wednesday of each month (September through June) in the lower banquet room at the Blackfin Pub in Comox.
The evening’s events include a keynote presentation, 50/50 draw, a delicious buffet dinner, networking tips, door prizes and a member spotlight presentation.
The cost is $40 for members and $45 for non-members. Online pre-registration is always required by 7:00 p.m., the Sunday prior to each meeting date.
Prospective members may attend up to two meetings before committing to joining the organization.
RecipientsB.O.O.S.T. = Building Opportunities for Organizations using our Strengths and Talents. In 2011 we introduced this program to our local community, to provide the opportunity for our members to support one registered non-profit organization each year. Being that we are such a diverse group, we felt that not only could we monetarily...
The Comox Valley Women’s Business Network is a locally-based non-profit organization focused on assisting businesswomen to: Meet new people, connect easily with one another, refer business to one another where appropriate, Develop and leverage strong business relationships, Increase profile and profitability, Educate and contribute to the success of other businesswomen, Advocate and volunteer to support local charities (B.O.O.S.T).
At our June 13, 2018 meeting Linda Graceffo (right) presented Maureen Glowasky of Grace Cosmetics with our first ever honourary CVWBN ‘Lifetime Membership Award.’ Maureen has been a member since the organization was created more than 25 years ago.
She is an inspiration to all of us and is well-deserving of this recognition. Congratulations, Maureen!