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Welcome Women Business Owners

WBO is recognized as the premier women's entrepreneurial organization in North Florida, increasing recognition of women business owners and their successes and encouraging ownership by women in business. Our Mission is to inspire women business owners to grow through networking, education, and support.

July Dinner Meeting

July 22, 2019
Networking begins at 5:30 p.m., Dinner and Program begin at 6:30 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.


Adam W. Herbert University Center at UNF
12000 Alumni Drive
Jacksonville, FL 32224

Dinner Menu
Starter Classic Caesar Salads
Protein Chicken Marsala, Brown Rice Pilaf, Green Bean Amandine
Vegetarian Chef's Ratatouille, Brown Rice Pilaf
Dessert New York Cheesecake or Red Velvet Cake
The registration deadline is Friday, July 19th, so register today!

Main Program Mindy Barker, Barker Associates 

Mindy Barker is CFO of Barker Associates, a financial strategist and a frequent guest speaker to up-and-coming entrepreneurs, experienced CEOs and CFOs, and nonprofit leaders.

In 2018, Mindy published her first book, Pitching to Win: Strategies for Success, to help entrepreneurs and established business leaders alike understand the process of raising capital. She is working on her second book, currently untitled, to be released in 2019.

As a financial strategist, Mindy works with her clients to develop positive cash flow and increase company value. Together they uncover areas to drive out waste in financial reporting, replacing it with dashboards to alert management to key organizational metrics to guide critical decisions.

Through Mindy's Money Tips on her website and email blasts, Mindy shares her knowledge with a wide range of constituents.

Mindy was the 2016 Small Business Leader of the Year for the Jacksonville Chamber - Health Council, and was recently recognized as an honoree for Partners in Philanthropy for the Jacksonville Business Journal and United Way.
  Spotlight Speaker Vernetta Borden, A Cook For You Services


Dues are now being billed for the upcoming Fiscal Year.  If you have any questions, contact our Treasurer, Shelly Linger.
Be sure to check your information in MemberClicks and verify your information for the directory.  Contact our Administrator, Maggi Slayton if you have any questions.
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