NAWBO Iowa Programs

    NAWBO Iowa encourages women entrepreneurs to connect and engage in local, state, national and even international events – to expand their network and spheres of influence within the entrepreneurial community at large. See our programs list to discover your next opportunity! If you are interested in joining our programs team please complete this online form: NAWBO Iowa Opportunities >> 

    Interested in learning more about being a potential speaker for one of our educational sessions?  Come back to this site to submit an application if your topic aligns with NAWBO’s mission, creates value, and addresses today’s hottest issues affecting women business owners.  Preferred speaking topics and application details, along with the official speaker’s application will be posted here by August 1, 2018 and you will have the opportunity to submit an official speaker’s application which will be due by September 15, 2018 for consideration for our January – June, 2019 speaking engagements.

    If you have already applied in the past, you will also have the opportunity to fill out the new speaker’s application (as the past speaker applications are no longer valid) and submit it during those same dates.    


    NAWBO Iowa Celebration of Excellence 2018 - NOV 8

    November 08, 2018
    11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
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    Glen Oaks Country Club
    1401 Glen Oaks Drive
    West Des Moines, IA 50266
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    NAWBO Iowa Celebration of Excellence 2018

    Please join us for the annual NAWBO Iowa awards celebration of women business ownership! This year we will celebrate three honorees who will receive the following awards:

    Barbara Crowley, Brokers Clearing House Ltd
    NAWBO Iowa Hall of Fame Legacy Award

    Kimberly Baeth, Golden Openings Inc
    NAWBO Iowa Woman Business Owner of the Year Award

    Karen Taylor, Taylored Benefits Inc
    NAWBO Iowa Advocate of the Year Award

    Our 2018 Celebration of Excellence will be held at 11:30 AM on November 8, 2018, at Glen Oaks Country Club in West Des Moines.

    Download Flyer with Sponsorship Details >>
    All corporate sponsorship questions can be directed to Lena Gryn, NAWBO IOWA Awards Event Chair at 515-505-9267. 

    Mark your calendar, and register early!


    $75.00 NAWBO Iowa Celebration of Excellence - Member Ticket

    $75.00 NAWBO Iowa Celebration of Excellence - Guest TIcket