APRIL 28, 2023

LEWIS GINTER BOTANICAL GARDENS
RICHMOND, VIRGINIA

The Winning With Women Conference is for entrepreneurs and business owners seeking to grow their business in a sustainable and resilient way. Meet key decision makers in the public and private sector, as well as make new connections within the business community. There will also be content targeting aspiring business-owners and students at the collegiate and high school levels.

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2023 Winning with Women & Minorites Business Award Nominations

Nominations are now open for the 2023 Winning With Women Small Business Awards! Each year we honor a handful of exceptional and impactful small businesses in the Greater Richmond region. The Women’s Business Center of Richmond is calling on the community to submit nominations for your favorite organizations! Whether in technology, retail, or service, we want to salute the good work of our local business owners.

2022 WINNING WITH WOMEN CONFERENCE RECAP

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2022 WINNING WITH WOMEN CONFERENCE KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

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Cheryl Polote-Williamson

Transformational Speaker, Nationally Acclaimed Multi Best-selling Author, Award Winning Executive Producer and Filmmaker

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Angel Rich

Founder and Chief Executive Officer
The Wealth Factory & #BlackTechMatters

WAM BUSINESS AWARDS WINNERS

We are pleased to announce the winners of the 2022 Women and Minority (WAM) Awards.

WOW Award - Best Woman or Minority-Owned Business

Winner
Aces Sports Lounge

Nominees
The Literary Enthusiast Creative Firm
Irisebygette Notary Services
Aces Sports Lounge
Lyps and Hair

The Value-Creator Award - Innovative Business Services

Winner
Mike King Biz

Nominees
The Network Incubator
Paint and Juice
Mike King Biz Network

Entrepreneur Resource Partner – “The Enabler Award”

Winner
Metropolitan Business League

Nominees
The Network Incubator
Manifest In You Consulting, LLC
The MBL

Supply Chain Excellence – “Corporate Leadership Award”

Winner
Dominion Energy

Nominees
Owens & Minor
Dominion Energy

SPONSORS | PARTNERS | SUPPORTERS

Owens & Minor
AARP Virginia
Mike King Biz
Association of Women's Business Centers
U.S. Small Business Administration logo
National Institute of Minority Economic Development
Virginia Union University
Black Local Business Search
City of Richmond
LISC Virginia
City of Petersburg
Visual Appeal
City of Emporia
St. Luke Legacy Center
Henrico EDA
Kismet Studio
The Chesterfield Chamber
Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT)
Biz Works
Honor Loan
Sphinx Industries
sba

The Women's Business Center of Richmond is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration.