Welcome to SCWBEC, a resource for women owned businesses and professionals. SCWBEC is a not-for-profit 501 (C) 3 with more than 1,000 members. SCWBEC is supported through fundraising events and sponsorships. Members receive a monthly newsletter and have many opportunities to promote their business through sponsorships, networking and membership meetings. Our Mission is to provide women with tools to compete effectively for contracts with government and local municipalities (towns, villages, hospitals and educational institutions) and other corporations and to engage in other profitable business activities. Read more.
February 2016 Monthly Meeting
February 11, 2016
at: Adelphi Hauppauge Center, 55 Kennedy Drive, Hauppauge, NY 11788
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM (Networking, SCWBEC Business, Breakfast Sponsor)
9:00 AM- 10:00 AM Presentation: How Successful People Think
Meeting Presenter: Christina Loggia, Business Advisor SBDC Farmingdale State College
Every successful person started out as a great thinker. So, what’s so great about thinking great? All actions begin with a thought, and that thought can lead to action, which leads to an outcome. The more you get your thinking right, the more chances you have to be successful in your endeavors. This workshop will get your thinking process going in the right direction so you can become more successful in your business and in your life.
Note: Although there is no charge for attending a meeting, please RSVP so we know we can expect you.
Breakfast Sponsor: Bernard Macias, AARP
Bernard Macias has been managing advertising accounts for over twenty years. He has led campaign work for big brands like AT&T, H&R Block, UPS, Puerto RicoTourism and worked at big ad agencies like Wunderman, Young & Rubican, McCann-Erikson. His audience expertise is General Market, Multicultural, U.S. Hispanic/Latino and Latin America. Most recently, he was the Account Director at d'exposito & Partners, managing AARP's Multicultural Markets and Engagement account, for National Hispanic/Latino campaign initiatives. His work and interest on AARP's advocacy, volunteerism and hyper-local grass roots community work, led him to his new recent post as AARP's Associate State Director for Long Island, serving Nassau and Suffolk counties.
10:15 AM- 11:00 AM Workshop: AARP Life Reimagined
Workshop Presenter: Bernard Macias, Associate State Director - AARP Long Island
DREAM. PLAN. ACHIEVE. REPEAT. AARP in partnership with SCWBEC, cordially invites you to attend a free AARP Life Reimagined Checkup. Sometimes life takes you in a different direction than you thought you'd go, whether its career or personal. But, it's never too late to make a change, and Life Reimagined can guide you. Now is the time for you to dust off a few dreams and aspirations. At a free Life Reimained Checkup you can: reflect on your goals and aspirations; harness your underlying personal strengths and get tools plus inspiration to take the next step. Join Bernard Macias, Associate State Director for AARP Long Island, as your Life Reimagined presenter and guide.
The Suffolk County Women's Business Enterprise Coalition offers Linda Jasper/Sally Ann Slacke Memorial Awards to an eligible woman business owner whose business qualifies. This award is made possible from a portion of the monies raised through SCWBEC events such as the Annual Business Expo and its sponsors. Awards are made twice a year. To apply, please read the following instructions carefully. The application must be completed in full and sent with all the requested supporting documentation.