2020 Parade of Stars Award Winners

The awards gala is an opportunity for the Women's Business Council - Southwest to recognize Women Business Enterprise (WBE) and Corporate (Sustaining) Members that have gone above and beyond to support women-owned businesses and promote supplier diversity initiatives.

2019 WBCS Annual Report

As we move in to our 25th anniversary year, we are excited to celebrate a successful 2019! Highlights of this year include a notable 28% growth in Sustaining (Corporate) Members and over $11 million in total WBE gross revenue.

WBCS Hosts Open House for their Las Colinas Offices

On November 12, the Women's Business Council - Southwest hosted an open house for members and non-members alike to meet the WBCS staff and tour the office headquarters. Attendees learned about 2019 organizational insights and performance from WBCS President, Debbie Hurst. The 2020 Board of Directors were also introduced.

Submit your 2020 Gala Nominations Today

Do you know a WBE who is involved with WBCS, committed to working with other women-owned businesses, or a leader in their industry? Have you worked with a Corporate (Sustaining) Member who is dedicated to expanding opportunities for WBEs and sharing procurement opportunities? Nominate them for a Gala award!

Are You Ready for Harvesting Partnerships?

Harvesting Partnerships is tomorrow! We’re so excited to see everyone come out for our annual half-day conference for women business owners. The event officially starts at 11AM, but you can show up around 10:30 to get through registration and have the chance for some extra networking.

Austin Insights Recap

Last week, the Women's Business Council - Southwest hosted its annual Austin Insights event with the new addition of a financial education workshop presented by Bank of America. The workshop provided information on how business owners can use payment as a tool to build working capital