Membership Process

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Application and Approval Process:

  • Submit your membership application – Click Here to Apply for Membership
  • You must be recommended and/or nominated by an active CWI member
  • If no member recommendation but interested in membership – an interview will be conducted for approval
  • Once application is received, you will be notified of approval/denial by the CWI Selection Team

Membership Approval is Based on Factors Relating To:

  • Maintaining a diverse membership base from a vast cross-section of businesses and industries
  • Active member endorsement and recommendation
  • Potential member must be a b2b woman owner, executive or professional
  • Longevity in current position and/or industry
  • Connections known within the community
  • Reputation of the individual joining CWI

Membership Levels

Professional Level Membership and Benefits:
• Entrée to monthly Leadership Luncheons at no additional charge
• Entrée to quarterly Panel Forums at no additional charge
• Entrée to Women Taking Charge Workshops at no additional charge
• Full page profile in the CWI Online Membership Directory
• Member profile page in Annual Member Directory distributed to all members, supporters, sponsors and partners of CWI
• Invitation to CWI Secret Facebook Group for conversations, engagement and request for resources among active CWI members
• Invitation to join CWI LinkedIn Group
• Access and engagement with hundreds of b2b women owners, executives and professionals
• Opportunity to be interviewed on Women Leading the Way Radio Show
• Opportunity for a Featured Member Interview at one Leadership Luncheon
• Opportunity to attend Connect5 meetings via special invitation
• Entrée to Members Only Happy Hours and Specialty Events
• Opportunity to become Featured Columnist for Women Taking Charge blog

Executive Level Membership and Benefits:
• Includes Professional Level Membership benefits
• Executive Roundtable Group placement.

Corporate Level Membership and Benefits:
• Includes entrée for up to 4 company women to any CWI events or programs
• Recognition at CWI events as supporter and corporate partner
• Company logo and link on CWI web site
• Opportunity for executive-level woman to be interviewed on Women Leading the Way Radio
• Opportunity to host a CWI specialty event, workshop, mixer or panel event at company location

Women-Led Premier Partner Benefits:
**Premier Partnerships are offered exclusively to women-led firms and organizations who embrace and support the CWI mission that “more women need to lead in business.”
• Company logo and link on CWI web site as Premier Partner
• Recognition at CWI events as supporter and Premier Partner
• Opportunity to attend CWI events
• Opportunity for CEO/President interview on Women Leading the Way Radio
• Opportunity to host a CWI specialty event, workshop, mixer or panel event at company location

Director Level Corporate Sponsor:
• Includes sponsor benefits outlined in sponsor agreement

Chairman Level Corporate Sponsor:
• Includes sponsor benefits outlined in sponsor agreement

For More Information, please contact:
Michelle Bergquist
CEO & Co-Founder
800.591.1673
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