The scene for women business owners in Vermont is strengthening and the new decade is your chance to be a part of that momentum. Come together with other aspiring and current business owners to nourish your roots, share your passions, capture your strengths and prepare for a bright future in your business and your life. The time is right, the time is now.

Pre-Conference: Monday, May 18th from 1pm-5pm followed by Cocktail Hour and Dinner Panel

Full Day Conference: Tuesday, May 19th from 9am-5pm

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Join us for a 3-course buffet dinner including an interactive panel discussion with three dynamic women business owners. Hear about past and current experiences from seasoned business owners as well as young up-and-comers. This event will be emceed by Nina Keck, Senior Reporter at VPR.

Our panelists are Pat Heffernan (Founder of WBON and President & Co-Founder of Marketing Partners), Kelly Klein (Found & CEO of Groennfell Meadery) and Paige Carrarra (Owner of Blush Salon & Beauty Lounge).

Kimberly DuBrul is our emcee for Tuesday’s events. Kimberly is owner of Kimberly DuBrul Coaching.

More info to come on Kimberly!

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Coming soon!

Sarah Degray is the Founder of Cycling & REV-X Coach.

More info on Sarah to come!

Full Package – Member Early bird $275 / Member General Registration $299 / Non-Member $325

This gives you access to all the events of the conference throughout both days, including the half day workshops, Social and Dinner on Monday and the full day of presentations and workshops on Tuesday.

Monday Full Day – Member Early Bird $150 / Member General Registration $174 / Non-Member $200

This gives you access to the workshops on Monday plus the Social and Dinner that follow.

Tuesday Full Day – Member Early Bird $175 / Member General Registration $199 / Non-Member $225

This gives you access to the full day of presentations and workshops on Tuesday.

Monday Social and Dinner – Member Early Bird $95 / Member General Registration $119 / Non-Member $145

This is the ticket for you if you won’t be able to join us for the Monday workshops but still plan on spending the evening at Killington. This includes a ticket to the Social and Dinner, which will feature a Q&A style panel presentation with three Vermont industry leaders.

Monday Afternoon and Social – Member Early Bird $75 / Member General Registration $99 / Non-Member $125

This ticket includes the four-hour workshop training and a ticket to the Social, but excludes the Dinner that follows. This is a great option if you have other plans for dinner but want to take part in the training and networking on Monday.

Student Rate Tuesday Only – $75

This special discounted rate is extended to people of any age who are currently full-time students and gives you access to the full day on Tuesday. Students interested in attending Monday events will need to purchase those tickets separately and a discount will not be applied.

New Member Discount

If you are not already a member, consider joining WBON to receive 10% off a Full Package or Tuesday Full Day ticket. You will be provided a promo code in your Welcome Package. Learn more about becoming a member here. Discount code may be applied to Early Bird and General Registration tickets. Early Bird rate will only be honored during the Early Bird period.

For questions contact Christine Golden, WBON Operations Manager, at info@wbon.org.

Planning to attend both days of the conference?

Reserve your room for May 18th at the Killington Grand Hotel & Resort.

Room block expires April 24th.

Call 802-282-9955. Rates start at $148/night.

Plus enjoy 10% off Spa Services during your stay! Mention WBON when booking. Open to all conference attendees regardless of room booking.

A Warm Thank You to Our Sponsors

Conference Underwriter

Vermont Federal Credit Union

Vermont Federal Credit Union is a full service, not-for-profit financial institution serving over 40,000 Vermonters since 1953. Our members are part of a cooperative, meaning they share ownership in the credit union. At Vermont Federal, we build lasting relationships with our members, and we offer products and services that help local businesses to thrive. For more information please visit www.vermontfederal.org.

Luncheon Sponsor


Reconciled is an online bookkeeping and CEO advisory firm headquartered in Burlington, VT with team members in multiple states and customers all over the country. Entrepreneurs and startups outsource all of their accounting needs to Reconciled so they can focus on running their business with peace of mind.

Business Sponsors

Annual WBON Sponsors