Who We Are
Looking to stay connected with like-minded business women?
The Kitchener Waterloo Business Women's Association is a community of career women representing a variety of business interests in Waterloo region.
Our members bring unique skills, talents and personalities to the group, making it an ideal place to learn, grow and make new connections!
Each member represents one business category (i.e. one hairdresser, one veterinarian, and so on).
The KWBWA is dedicated to building mutually beneficial relationships, offering opportunities for professional and personal growth, and to network.
Connect - A Classy Networking Affair: Congratulations, we did it.
Thanks to all of you for your role in helping make our event a fabulous success! It was a great event for networking with former members as well as many new faces! Thanks for attending!
- Thank you for inviting guests, bringing guests, visiting and connecting with guests.
- Thank you for setting up and taking down. helping decorate and any little job you did to help make our overall event a success.
- Thank you for covering the reception desk, helping with the prizes, sharing how to network.
- Thank you for being professional, energetic and welcoming for our Connect gala.
- To those who were able to provide prizes for the gift table, thank you for your generosity.
The wonderful thing about a group like ours, is that we give when we can and how we can, and that works out beautifully. With gratitude and appreciation for all of you!
And a HUGE thank you to you too Joanne for keeping us organized and running this event for us! You're awesome!
WELCOME to our newest members: Diane Krompart and Dr. Lesley Evans!
Come and see what the KWBWA has to offer you!
Congratulations Dr. Sharon Goodyear!After 25 years in the group we bid a very fond farewell to Dr. Sharon Goodyear, our resident chiropractor. Thank you for all your contributions both professionally and personally to our group. We wish you all the best on the next phase of your life. Happy Retirement!
2016 Christmas Party
We enjoyed a lovely gathering to celebrate the season and the wonderful friendships in this group.
Check out the photos on FACEBOOK!!
Thank you to the Honourable Bardish Chagger... our MP for Waterloo... Minister for Small Business and Tourism... AND the first female Government House Leader for speaking to us on November 10, 2016.
She was amazing and insightful on how this government is trying to change things in a tech world and bring the country together.
Thank you to Daiene Vernile
...for her empowering speech on women taking leadership roles in their lives on September 8, 2016.
The variety of women members, not only in the businesses represented, but the business and personality strengths of each one makes belonging to this organization both beneficial and fun.Carolyn Pegg
Hallman Business Forms
For over 30 years I have enjoyed the camaraderie of all of the women in the KWBWA. They are a dynamic, wonderful group of women.Elizabeth Uffelman-Wing
- July 20, 2017
Business Meeting (No Guests Please)
- July 27, 2017
Emily Rudow, Oneiric Hockey, "Persistence"
- August 3, 2017
Laura McShane, Workplace Stress and Mental Health Awareness
- August 10, 2017
No lunch, in lieu of holiday
NOTE for Regular Thursday Meetings:
Holiday Inn, Fairway Road, Kitchener (Map)
Pharmacist, Restaurant, Visual Artist, Osteopath, Optometrist, Shoe Store, Health Food, Plumber, Woodworking, Florist, Personal Trainer, Hair Dresser, Computer/ Sales/ IT, Gift Baskets, Party Store, Entertainment, Physiotherapy, Yoga/ Pilates, Cleaning, Bakery/ Cake design, Funeral Services, Reflexology, Electrolysis, Salon
*If you do not see your business category please contact Membership for more options!
We welcome any women who conduct business primarily within Waterloo Region, Ontario!