April 2018 WIN Meeting

The WIN members will be meeting this month at the National Comedy Center in downtown Jamestown. Please join us for a tour of this new and exciting facility. Our meeting and luncheon will follow.

“The National Comedy Center is the first non-profit cultural institution and national-scale visitor experience dedicated to comedy. Engaging visitors with the story of the art form and its artists, and featuring more than 50 immersive and interactive exhibits, the National Comedy Center will host its ribbon cutting weekend in August of 2018 in Lucille Ball’s hometown of Jamestown, NY.”

 

March 2018 WIN Meeting

Post-Journal writer Elizabeth Cipolla will be the guest speaker at this month’s meeting. The program will focus on A Look at Women in Business. Elizabeth states: “It’s no secret that the world needs more women who are shamelessly confident in their ability to serve as role models and change agents.” Please join us for an inspiring and informative presentation

Thursday, March 8, 2018
11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Katharine Jackson Carnahan Building – Room 123
Jamestown Community College
525 Falconer St., Jamestown, NY

Enjoy a delicious lunch while building your network with other women business owners. Hear what’s new in their businesses, share what is new and exciting in yours!

(If you cannot attend in person use our new Zoom Remote Meeting feature.)

Guest Speaker Announcement

Post-Journal writer Elizabeth Cipolla will be the guest speaker at the next monthly meeting of the Small Business Development Center’s women’s networking group.

The program will focus on A Look at Women in Business. Elizabeth states: “It’s no secret that the world needs more women who are shamelessly confident in their ability to serve as role models and change agents.”

More information will follow soon on our March 8th program. If you aren’t currently on our regular mailing list please click below to join or call the SBDC office at 338-1024.

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February 2018 WIN Meeting

 

Our guest speaker this month will be Megan Arnone, Marketing and Communications Coordinator for Chautauqua County Visitor’s Bureau.
She is also a yoga instructor and a pet sitter and a millennial. Megan markets all of these businesses on social media.

Her topic will be “Marketing by and Marketing to Millennials Using Social Media”

Thursday, February 8, 2018
11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Katharine Jackson Carnahan Building – Room 123
525 Falconer St, Jamestown, NY

January 2018 WIN Meeting

Please join us this month as Janine Anderson, Gleason Tax Advisory presents
“Record Keeping Habits of Profitable Businesses”.
She will share her tips and knowledge on best practices to keep
your business running smoothly – and profitably.

If you cannot attend in person use our
new Zoom Remote Meeting feature. See more information below.

Thursday, January 11, 2018
11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Katharine Jackson Carnahan Building – Room 123
Jamestown Community College
525 Falconer St, Jamestown, NY

December 2017 WIN Meeting


Please join us this month for a panel discussion –
“Why Volunteering is Good For Your Business”.
WIN members on the panel will be Bobbie Thompson, Melissa Uber and Michelle Jones. Each will share a short spotlight of their volunteering contributions and how that has proved to be beneficial to their business. There will be time for additional discussion and Q&A.
Thursday, December 14, 2017
11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Roger Tory Peterson Institute
311 Curtis St., Jamestown, NY

ZOOM is coming!!!

We understand that business comes first and you aren’t always able to make it to a monthly WIN Meeting. Beginning in January 2018, we will offer our members the opportunity to join meetings electronically though Zoom Video/Web Conferencing. You can visit them at: https://zoom.us/ to sign up.

Webcams and microphones aren’t necessarily required, but we’d sure like to see and hear from you!

 

 

October 2017 WIN Meeting

Jenny Burroughs, Technology Training Coordinator for Continuing Education, will be our guest speaker for this month’s meeting. She will be sharing her expertise in her presentation: “Expanding Your Online Presence”.

No matter how much we know – there is always more to learn. Fall credit-free course offerings are also available and cover a wide array of topics. Please join us as we increase our knowledge together!

Thursday, October 12, 2017
11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Roger Tory Peterson Institute
311 Curtis St., Jamestown, NY

September 2017 WIN Meeting

Catherine Johnner, owner of Escape Rooms Jamestown will be our host for this month’s meeting. We will be meeting at the business (located above Quick Solutions & Crown Street Coffee Roasting).

An Escape Room is a live action, adult team based game where players discover clues, solve puzzles and perform tasks in order to accomplish a specific goal in a limited amount of time. After members enjoy lunch we will be participating in “Escaping from Consequences”.

For more information go to Escape Rooms Jamestown (and yes you will be able to leave and return to work!)

Thursday, September 14, 2017
11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Escape Rooms Jamestown
20 W. Third St. 2nd Floor Suite 9
Jamestown, NY

August 2017 WIN Meeting

August 10, 2017
Chautauqua Mall
Lakewood, NY

Cynde Johnson, Managing Director at Chautauqua Mall will be our host for this month’s meeting.  We will be meeting in the Sakura Buffet party room. (behind the hostess station off of the exterior main entrance of the restaurant or from inside the mall, it is located all the way at the front of the restaurant)

Cynde will share new and exciting developments at the mall.  After the member meeting we will be going to the Christopher and Banks store. They will provide water and cookies as the staff presents a business overview  and discussion of marketing techniques.  Also we will have a live demonstration of “Casual To Career – Fall Fashion Preview” including a dozen ways on how to tie a fashion scarf.