All monthly meetings are held on the last Friday of the month unless it is a social gathering or off-site meeting.
Meetings are free for members (unless it is social gathering/lunch etc.). Guests are charged RM20 for entry and refreshments and they may only attend meetings for a maximum of 2 times in a year.
If you need to ask about a meeting, please call the PIC (Person-In-Charge) or KAD (Key Area Director). Here are our 2017 dates.
20 January meeting
This time round, we’ll be having double happiness as we will have lunch followed by our first WBS monthly meeting, a sharing session by an entrepreneur who switched from a highly successful corporate career to start her own business in trading and now in manufacturing. Come and hear Surinder Kaur’s story & learn valuable business lessons from her journey. Let’s learn from her from how she juggles between her family, corporate and now running a business. Confirm your attendance with Yeap Ai Li (017 582 3699).
25 February event
WBS will be organising one of its annual Social Responsibility program, CNY Steamboat Lunch and Angpow for Seniors of House of Hope, where we’ll be making and serving steamboat lunch for 80 senior citizens at House of Hope. Angpows will be given to them as well. Venue: House of Hope, Rifle Range. Whatsapp Mei Ling (012 475 8875) for food contribution, donation or volunteer arrangement.
31 March meeting
Venue: ActionCOACH Penang @ Jora Reignmakers, B-3-1 Vantage, Tg Tokong. EDUCATION Pillar brings you ‘6 Steps To A Winning Business’ Seminar cum Workshop. Let’s start your business with a framework that will help you plan your business to run without you! Fees: Complimentary for WBS Members. RM20/pax for Guests. Please contact Jeanne Ooi at 012-429 8980 to register.
28 April meeting
2pm to 5pm at YMCA Penang. Free for WBS members, RM20 for guests/friends. First session by guest speaker Mr William Cheong – “How to generate sales through Facebook”. Second session: 4 WBS members will share about their businesses. Contact Gina 012-410 0225 (for WBS members)
13 May – special session
Education session featuring member and stylist Burnie Lok.
1 June Entrepreneurship visit
Factory Visit to Ghee Hiang. Collaboration between WBS & NAWEM. 10am – 1.30pm. We will visit 2 places: Ghee Hiang @ Beach St and Ghee Hiang @ Burmah Rd. Free for members, RM20 for guests. Lunch is not included and to be paid separately by those who are taking lunch at Teels Cafe, Ghee Hiang Burma Road. (Key Area Director in charge: Yeap Ai Li, 017 582 3699).
3 June – special session
Education session featuring member and company secretary Cheah Kiu Hong.
23 June meeting
“Online Productivity Tools for Women Business Owners” – A talk presented by Krista Goon & Pauline Ang to help women in business make full use of technology to speed up their business while saving time and money! 2pm to 5pm, YMCA Penang. Free for members. RM50 for non-members. (Key Area Director in charge: Gina Koay, 0 12-410 0225)
22 July 2017
WBS 11th Anniversary –. Kebaya Delights Luncheon (open to all women)
Come dressed in your best kebaya and win a Best Dressed Prize at the 11th anniversary luncheon of women entrepreneur organisation, WomenBizSENSE. This women-only luncheon is on 22 July 2017 (Sat), 11am to 3pm at Olive Tree Hotel. Themed Kebaya Delights, it also features a fashion and jewellery show as well as lucky draws. For tickets (RM130 each) or sponsorship opportunities, call Regine Lim (012 317 3225) or Tan Mei Ling (012 475 8875). Or pre-register here: https://goo.gl/forms/AdflUcAq6J2tLhDr2
25 August Entrepreneurship visit
Visit to Jonathan Yun Sculptural Jewelry, 2pm to 4pm. Free for members, RM20 for guests. (Key Area Director in charge: Yeap Ai Li, 017 582 3699)
29 September Meeting
Venue: ActionCOACH Penang @ Jora Reignmakers, B-3-1 Vantage, Tg Tokong. EDUCATION Pillar brings you ‘Who Ate My Time’ Seminar cum Workshop. Fees: Complimentary for WBS Members. RM20/pax for Guests (Key Area Director in charge: Jeanne Ooi,012-429 8980)
27 October 2017
WomenBizSENSE Annual General Meeting @ Dandy Modern Food, 2pm to 4pm. Complimentary lunch is served from 12noon to 2pm. (Person in charge: Cecilia Yew)
17 November – special session
Education session featuring member Sany Low, BSc (Hons) Biology & Chemistry with 10 years experience in the organic industry.
9 December 2017
House of Hope community event (Key Area Director in charge: Tan Mei Ling: 012 475 8875)
12 December 2017
Christmas Lunch for WBS members and friends @ Kraffmen Cafe. Fees RM50 for member/RM70 for guests (Person in charge: Tammy Yeoh: 010 389 5767)
Our Committee volunteers time, effort and energy to organize meetings/programmes/events for the benefit of all members. This ensures you get the best value from your membership – to help you publicise your business and raise awareness of our group. The more the public know us, the easier it is for us to connect you with better prospects and customers.
So support our events in any way you can – by sharing these events with your friends, sponsoring, helping out, taking part and showing up.
If you qualify to join us, apply by filling up the online membership form.