Learn . . . Connect . . . Grow . . . Succeed
at the UGA SBDC in Athens 6th Annual Women’s Business Expo.

New Date: Thursday, October 5th

A regional favorite is back, just in time for National Women’s Small Business Month! Join us at the beautiful UGA Special Collections Library to connect with and learn from other successful business women. Expert speakers will discuss topics of interest to today’s small business entrepreneur and successful business women will teach and inspire with their personal and professional stories.

Thursday, October 5, 2017

The Special Collections Library
on the UGA Campus

How Much?
only $59 to attend and participate all day

Interested in getting your business name and services in front of a lot of women in business?

Consider becoming a vendor or donating a raffle prize. Click here or contact Stacy Johnson at 706-542-7436 with questions.

See Last Year's Event

Click here to see some of the businesses who attended last year. Thanks to BizLynks.TV for covering the event for us.

We are honored to have Java Joy serving a transformative “joy in a cup” experience the morning of the expo.

Speakers & Presenters

Karri Hobson-Pape
Vice President for Marketing and Communications
University of Georgia

Keynote Speaker

Dr. Nikki Tobias
Certified Life, Career, & Executive Coach
Grounded Vision Coaching & Consulting

Languages of Appreciation in the Workplace

Denise Ricks
Financial Advisor
Edward Jones

5 Money Questions for Women

Laura Katz
Area Director
UGA Small Business Development Center

Work/Life Balance: Utilizing S.M.A.R.T. Strategies


Eadaoin Waller & Kathleen Hart
Partner and Of Counsel (respectively)
Andersen, Tate & Carr, P.C.

Employment Law 101 for the Small Business

Vendors & Exhibitors

Below is a list of the vendors who will be present at the expo:

  • Global Escapes and Corporate Connections
  • Piedmont College
  • Decorating Den Interiors
  • Eva and Erma’s House Senior Care Homes
  • Le Essence Essential Oils
  • Damsel In Defense
  • Tammy’s $5 Paparazzi
  • Mary Kay Cosmetics
  • LuLaRoe
  • Edward Jones
  • Oak Management Group
  • Trifecta Advisors Realtors
  • HealthMarkets
  • India Hicks
  • Visuelle Photography
  • Cox Media

By attending this event, you will be taking advantage of professional development opportunities which help to improve your business success. Why is it so important for women to make time for professional development? Check out  4 Reasons Why Professional Development Is Important

You’ll also will have the chance to:

  • Network with other business women (so bring lots of business cards)
  • Visit vendor booths
  • Win door prizes
  • Dine on a delicious lunch

Seating is limited and registration is required. Any questions, please contact Stacy Johnson at 706-542-7436 or sjohnson@georgiasbdc.dream.press

Meet Our Sponsor

Cox Media in Athens