What NYWIB offers
Growing businesses one woman at a time
Our mission is to help women grow their businesses one at a time by providing skills, tools, and resources critical for success. When you join New York Women in Business (NYWIB), you join a strong network of women-owned businesses. An alliance of professional organizations, we help small business owners gain access to mentoring, networking, education and valuable business resources. Our supportive community is a place to test ideas among peers and learn from experts and other successful women.
Our community includes startups, independent contractors and solo entrepreneurs in the New York Tri-State area. NYWIB spans the spectrum of business types including retail, e-commerce, food, hospitality, fashion, financial services, marketing, wellness, beauty, arts, entertainment and community service organizations.
Gain broader exposure, share ideas and build dependable business networks
- Access to thought leaders
Powering your success
Develop new and relevant business skills. Our robust programming is being updated constantly to serve your needs. NYWIB offers:
- Workshops, webinars and conferences
- Free, expert mentoring through SCORE NYC and our alliance members
- Frequent live and virtual networking opportunities
- Products and services providers
Resources to fuel your business growth
Women-owned businesses drive the New York economy. They create opportunities and better living conditions for the entire community. Yet, women find it harder than men to tap the information, funding and networks needed to get a business off the ground or grow it.
The NYWIB alliance understands the challenges women face.That’s why we’ve come together to meet the needs of women entrepreneurs like you.
NYWIB was founded in 2016 by and is part of SCORE NYC, a partner resource of the Small Business Administration. SCORE is funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. Today, NYWIB is an alliance of eight professional organizations focused on elevating women professionals and entrepreneurs. We share expertise, connections and talent to boost your success.
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These businesses are independently owned by women and have been in business for at least a year. Their appearance here reflects NYWIB support for the community but neither endorsement or promotion, implied or otherwise.
Visit our Directory to find listings, descriptions, and locations of businesses offering products and services you may need. However, you will need to Create A Profile and join the NYWIB community to contact them directly.
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The NYWIB alliance
NYWIB pools resources and expertise from eight different organizations. We share education from thought leaders, organize events, and promote opportunities for its community to learn and grow. All alliance partners have a common goal: to support the personal and economic success of women.
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