Join WEC Members and Guests for and welcome speaker Ellis Mass, Certified FocalPoint Business and Executive Coach. Still wondering about Networking In The "New Normal" (Whatever That Is)? Ellis will help you learn the three key principles of outstanding networking, and apply them to our rapidly-changing business environment.
Join our WEC Members and Guests as they welcomes Susan Summons, one of the TOP 100 Most Influential Sports Educators in America and 7 time Hall of Fame Honors! An experienced coach, teacher, recruiter, administrator, and community relations advocate on both the national and internal levels, Susan is one of the most recognized and respected women's basketball coaches and educators in the United States. The topic of her presentation is "Think The Impossible Do The Invisible" and she will be talking about how to discover your invisible through challenges, how to tap into your inner fire to do the impossible in [...]
Dear WEC Members and Guests, Help us welcome our Guest Speaker, Dr. Linda Parker, to our April Luncheon! Dr. Parker has more than 16 years of professional experience in human services, domestic violence services and higher education administration. Since 2020, she has been the President and CEO of Women in Distress, and prior to that, she was the Executive Director of Victim Services at the Peace River Center in Polk county. Prior to relocating to Florida from Iowa in 2016, Dr. Parker held Director and Vice President positions at William Penn University in West Des Moines.
Turn your Greatest Challenge into your Biggest Asset! "I’m not letting autism slow me down" says a fifth-grader who knows all too well the reality of living with autism. Join the WEC Members and guests as they welcome Carter Bonas of Coral Springs. Carter is a up-and-coming golfer who founded Spectrum Golf Apparel at the age of 10. He named his line of apparel “Spectrum Golf” because he is considered high functioning on the Autism Spectrum Scale. Carter created it because he feared no one would hire him because of his diagnosis. Those fears were real as Carter became the target of [...]
Back by popular demand: WEC invites you to Table Talk with the Queen of Reframe! Wear your best red outfit and celebrate LOVE! Why? Because, psychologically wearing red boosts your confidence, allows you to make bolder choices and instantly makes you more vibrant. Because red with its irresistible charms and secret meanings is the perfect color for the day of love. *Event will be held outside, in the pavilion. Deadline to RSVP is Friday, February 11th, at Noon!
Join WEC Members and Guests as we welcome PACE Broward to our January Luncheon! Listen to their inspiring stories! Be a witness to PACE making changes in the lives of girls ages 11 through 18 years! In its 28 years PACE Broward has served over 8,500 girls throughout the county. Don't miss this event! Please RSVP by January 13th at Noon! *Event will be held outside.
Join Members and Guests for our Annual WEC Holiday and Gift Exchange Party! If you would like to partake in the gift exchange, please bring a wrapped gift for $25 value. Wear your best holiday outfit and get a professional photo! NOTE: We kindly ask that during upcoming events (GEM, Cannon Circle), members bring new and gently used items that can be auctioned off during the December Holiday Party. All proceeds will be going to PACE Center for Girls. Items can be given to any of the WEC Board Members (prior to the luncheon). Thank you in advance.
Dear WEC Members and Guests, Help us welcome our Guest Speaker, Dr. Linda Parker, to our November Luncheon! Dr. Parker has more than 16 years of professional experience in human services, domestic violence services and higher education administration. Since 2020, she has been the President and CEO of Women in Distress, and prior to that, she was the Executive Director of Victim Services at the Peace River Center in Polk county. Prior to relocating to Florida from Iowa in 2016, Dr. Parker held Director and Vice President positions at William Penn University in West Des Moines. NOTE: We kindly ask that [...]
Ladies, football season is on and who says that if we can't make it to the game, we can't bring the game to us? Join us at the October WEC Luncheon, on October 19, 2021, to welcome Guest Speaker Akin Ayodele. He may be familiar to many people in Florida from his nine years as a starting linebacker in the NFL, including playing for the Miami Dolphins and the Jacksonville Jaguars, who drafted him in 2002. Known for his athleticism and work ethic, Akin also played for the Dallas Cowboys, and Buffalo Bills. An entrepreneur at heart, Akin was Managing Partner and [...]
Dear WEC Members and Guests, Help us welcome Robin Friedman, Executive Director at Big Dog Ranch Rescue. Robin graduated with a degree in Journalism from Penn State University. She worked in the corporate world for over thirty years, ultimately earning the title of Partner and Director of Client Services at a leading investment firm in Boston, Massachusetts. Looking to contribute to a greater cause, Robin works tirelessly to save as many dogs as possible, with a focus on the individual and corporate funding needed for daily operations and ranch development. Working for Big Dog Ranch has been the most rewarding endeavor to [...]