October 2020 | The Federal Budget

October 2020 | The Federal Budget

CWB Budget recap With the year that has been, last night’s Budget announcement was heavily focused on jobs. The announcement also included the Government’s Second Women’s Economic Security Package, with recognition that women have made up the majority of those who...
June 2019 | Chamberlains Knock Out Networking

June 2019 | Chamberlains Knock Out Networking

Our Chamberlains Knock Out Networking at the Glasshouse at Pialligo Estate on 26 June 2019 was a great night enjoyed by all attendees.   We heard from Misty Henkel about the upcoming attempt to break the WORLD NETWORKING RECORD.   The welcome address was given by the...
Meet…Karen Porter | Solace Creations

Meet…Karen Porter | Solace Creations

Peta Swarbrick chats to Canberra business owner, Karen (Kaz) Porter of Solace Creations about her award-winning journey… Unlike other window companies, we are a retailer.  We have a design studio and work with the client to match their purchase with their...
CWB celebrates Christmas…

CWB celebrates Christmas…

Words by Jessica Schumann Well, we’re now officially on the countdown to Christmas as we say farewell to November and usher in the long, hazy days of Summer. And what better way to celebrate than with our fabulous Canberra Women in Business Christmas Meet & Mingle...
CWB showcases local artist Claire Paton

CWB showcases local artist Claire Paton

Words by Gemma Thomson Claire’s sound can be described as a mix of ballads and rock songs with a voice that carries the soul of her lyrics, mesmerises listeners and brings life to her words. She has collaborated with local artists Peter Kiemann and Cappo, both...
Meet Gemma… CWB Events Coordinator

Meet Gemma… CWB Events Coordinator

It was only a couple of months ago that the Canberra Women in Business network welcomed in its new committee for 2017/18 led by the effervescent President, Peta Swarbrick from One Agency.    But rather than introduce you to each of us in one hoorah, we’re...
5 Fascinating Facts about…Jennifer Wittwer

5 Fascinating Facts about…Jennifer Wittwer

Earlier this month, we shared an article on our Facebook page from Wellbeing Magazine about The Imposter Syndrome — something many of us, at one point or another, have experienced in business, industry or even in motherhood.  This post also caught the eye of Jennifer...
JULY Member of the Month

JULY Member of the Month

Sonia Downie JDRF Australia A snapshot of what you do I  have worked with JDRF Australian for 19 months as the Development Coordinator for ACT & Regional NSW. My daughter was diagnosed with T1D at the age of 9, she has had Type 1 diabetes for 11 years now. I have...
JUNE Member of the Month

JUNE Member of the Month

  Trilogy Funding I am a mortgage broker that gives tailored home and investment loan advice that is easy to understand, and is based on a clear understanding of your current situation and future goals. I hold your hand throughout the entire process, whether this...
MAY Member of the Month

MAY Member of the Month

Rapid Context is a research consulting firm built on the premise that academic rigour and rapid delivery can enjoy each others company. We are passionate about robust and defensible research and about translating that evidence into policy and change. We use...
April 2017 Driven to Succeed Event wrap up

April 2017 Driven to Succeed Event wrap up

Attendees enjoyed light snacks and a chance to mingle, with an inspiring talk by Elise Apolloni. Elise Apolloni is a community pharmacist and a managing partner of Capital Chemist Wanniassa. Elise was the winner of the CWB Outstanding Community Award in 2016. A strong...
APRIL Member of the Month

APRIL Member of the Month

Name Katerina Czaplinski Your Business KC Property Management Business Snapshot KC Property Management is a boutique Property Management agency that services Canberra and Surrounds and we are committed to providing an exceptional and unique service to all clients. Why...
March 2017 Breakfast with Moxxi event wrap up

March 2017 Breakfast with Moxxi event wrap up

The Canberra Women in Business Breakfast event with Lauren Heys of Moxxi was a lovely morning breakfast, held at The Deck, Regatta Point. Lauren is an action taking powerhouse with a passion for the female brain. With a penchant for extreme sports and adventure,...
February 2017 Launch & Networking event wrap up

February 2017 Launch & Networking event wrap up

On the 21st of February we held our 2017 Launch event in the Canberra Rex Hotel courtyard – a lovely intimate event with around 30 attendees on a warm (but windy!) late summers evening. Maryanne Gore gave a wonderful talk on her business journey, including some...
December 2016 Christmas Party wrap up

December 2016 Christmas Party wrap up

Our Christmas Party event was held in December 2016 We raised over $700 for our charity partner, the Tara Costigan Foundation That Facebook ID is unauthorized for use, please go to Settings and add it.
November 2016 Event wrap up

November 2016 Event wrap up

Inspiration at The Duxton An evening of networking, canapes, drinks and an inspirational talk from Danielle Dal Cortivo of ‘Raize the Roof’.  Danielle generously shared her story which started with a dream of helping children in Australia and Botswana, the...