Our Events Calendar allows women entrepreneurs to connect and engage in regional, national and international events – to expand their network and spheres of influence within the entrepreneurial community at large. To have an event/conference uploaded onto the NAWBO® events calendar, please submit in writing to publications@NAWBO.org for consideration.
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UPCOMING NAWBO® PROGRAMS & EVENTS
NAWBO Presidents Assembly Webinar: Strategic Chapter Financial Management - Budgeting, Benchmarks and Fiduciary Responsibilities
September 18, 2014 at 12:00 (noon) ET
This month we’ll introduce our new program designed to help chapters thrive – the Five Star Healthy Chapter Award and our new membership campaign – Better Together. NAWBO Philadelphia Treasurer Sandra Clitter will discuss how to build a formal budget, what to look for when reviewing income statements and balance sheets and what differences you might see in a non-profit than in your own business. We’ll also discuss revenue sources and spending, including some benchmarks on what percentage of income should come from corporate partners, membership dues and special events. National Board Chair Darla Beggs will also be on this month’s webinar to share some exciting initiatives that NAWBO is working on.
All chapter leaders are encouraged to attend, Click here to register.
NAWBO Public Policy Primer Call on Tuesday, September 30 at Noon ET.
Our guest will be Judy Rising Reinke who serves as the Deputy Director General of the U.S. and Foreign Commercial Service at the U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration. Ms. Reinke is the chief operating officer of the U.S. Government’s premier export promotion agency managing its domestic and overseas trade offices and will be able to instruct and offer insight into international trade opportunities for your business.
Please see below Ms. Reinke’s bio.
Judy Rising Reinke assumed the position of Deputy Director General of the U.S. and Foreign Commercial Service (US&FCS) on June 3, 2013. In this role, Judy serves as the chief operating officer of the U.S. Government’s premier export promotion agency managing its domestic and overseas trade offices.
From August 2010 to June 2013, Judy served as the Minister Counselor for Commercial Affairs in New Delhi, India. In this capacity, she was the senior representative of the U.S. Department of Commerce responsible for the operations of the US&FCS in India, supervising the strategic program of seven trade promotion offices and four related agencies.
Prior to this position, Judy served as the Regional Director for Western Europe overseeing the operations of the US&FCS at U.S. Embassies and Consulates in 14 countries in Europe, as well as the US&FCS liaison office at the European Union. Previously, Judy served as the Senior Commercial Officer in Manila, Philippines (2005 to 2008) and in Bangkok, Thailand (2002-2005). She also served as Deputy Senior Commercial Officer in Jakarta, Indonesia from 1999-2002, responsible for overseeing the operations of the U.S. Commercial Center; Commercial Attaché in Bonn, Germany (1993-1998); and Commercial Officer with responsibility for export control matters in Bern, Switzerland (1990-1992). Judy began her career at the U.S. Department of Commerce in Washington, D.C. in the Bureau of Export Administration (1986-1990) and in the Import Administration (1983-1986).
Judy holds a Masters in Public Administration from the Woodrow Wilson School of Princeton University and a Bachelor of Arts from Smith College. Raised in Provo, Utah as the daughter of a U. S. Army Officer, Judy now lives in Fairfax, Virginia with her husband and daughter.
Please register here for the call at Noon ET on Tuesday, September 30 - Click here to register.