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Small Business Focus: AWE Women in Business Summit

This column is sponsored by BizLaunch, a division of Arlington Economic Development.

The AWE Women in Business Summit is back again in 2022, and BizLaunch is excited to support the program once again as the keynote sponsor.

The Summit is hosted by the Arlington Chamber of Commerce at Marymount University on February 4. This impactful half-day conference features panel discussions and presentations from experienced female leaders from across the region.

“Female entrepreneurs are starting businesses at record numbers, not only in Arlington but also across the country. We’re thrilled to be able to help women achieve their entrepreneurial dreams through this dynamic conference,” says Tara Palacios, Director of BizLaunch.

Designed for women entrepreneurs, executives and professionals of all levels, all genders and gender identities are welcome at the AWE Women in Business Summit.  The Summit will provide education, inspiration and connections to foster success, helping attendees achieve their personal and professional goals.

Exclusive for ARLnow readers, the Arlington Chamber of Commerce is offering $20 off the prospective member registration. To take advantage of this special offer, use promo code AWENOW at checkout. To view the full agenda and speaker bios for the event, visit the Arlington Chamber’s website.

For more information about BizLaunch, visit www.bizlaunch.org. We look forward to seeing you on February 4, at the AWE Women in Business Summit.

Photos courtesy of Tara Palacios taken from the 2020 AWE Summit before COVID-19 restrictions and when the AWE and the Arlington Chamber of Commerce merger was announced.

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