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Luncheon Meetings

Twice each month, on the first and third Thursdays, you can join us at 400 Beach Seafood and Tap House for our General Membership Meetings. Enjoy a wide variety of interesting speakers and meet BPW members while enjoying a delicious lunch.

Member Socials

Almost every month, our membership committee will organize an opportunity for members and guests to get together socially. Events are held at different venues throughout the area. Join us!

Message from the President

I am honored to have the faith of the membership to have been elected last year to the position of President-Elect, knowing that I would take the reigns as President in April 2016. We have had a good start as we have already passed our budget for 2016-2017 and I am looking forward to the strategic planning meeting, on May 14 where we will set our goals for the year. ....More

News & Events

Annual Forum Delves Into Concept of Effective Government During 2016 National Business Women’s WeekTM

An all-female panel will discuss what makes democracy work the same night of the third presidential debate. ST. PETERSBURG, FL (September 21, 2016) – Election years tend to spur questions about effective government. What does it take to make democracy work? How can citizens impact government policies, programs and representation? How do the three branches […]

Strategies for Success is BACK!

Strategies for Success., a professional development workshop series based on BPW’s long running Individual Development curriculum is back by popular demand. This year we’ll have 4 monthly sessions held on the second Saturday of each month at Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital Outpatient Care Center.  This workshop series is for you if you are… Employed or […]

FROM MY HOUSE TO THE WHITE HOUSE: Navigating the Crossroads of American Democracy

Join us on Wednesday, Oct. 19 at The Studio@620 for a thought-provoking panel discussion moderated by local news veteran Rob Lorei: “From My House to The White House: Navigating the Crossroads of American Democracy.” Confirmed panelists are: Deborah Clark, Pinellas County Elections Supervisor; Nikki Gaskin-Capehart, Director of Urban Affairs for the City of St. Petersburg; […]

Farewell Tricia!

Please join us this Friday, September 9th at 8:00 pm to wish our fellow BPW sister Tricia Curry goodbye. Please contact Jerri at jerri.bpw.president@gmail.com  for more information. Please bring your own beverage.

Pinellas County, Florida, Commissioner Charlie Justice

Commissioner Justice, the Chairman of the Pinellas County Board of County Commissioners will speak to the Business and Professional Women of St. Petersburg – Pinellas organization on Thursday, September 15th. Commissioner Justice is a long-time supporter of the BPW and most recently joined them for Unhappy Hour in April and presented the organization with a proclamation […]

2016 Equality Day Tea was a success!

Saturday, August 27, 2016 from 2:00 – 4:30 p.m. at Sweet Tea Celebrations, celebrating Equality Day, BPW St. Pete-Pinellas had an old-fashioned tea party. We had refreshing home-brewed teas, hot or cold (or bring your wine of choice) and a wide selection of pastries and finger sandwiches, as well as good old-fashioned girl talk on a […]

BPW/ST. Petersburg-Pinellas Scholarships – DEADLINE EXTENDED TO OCTOBER 1st!

Are you or a woman you know going to school or continuing or starting a certification program?  The Connie Passmore Scholarship makes awards directly to women, age 21 or over, who live, work or go to school in the Tampa Bay area, who demonstrate achievement, need and well-defined educational goals and who are attending an […]

Honoring Marie Stempinski

Honoring Marie Stempinski On July 20th, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. Business Professional Women St. Pete-Pinellas commemorated the life of our BPW sister Marie Stempinski. A dedicated brick lies at the Plaza of Honor at the Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg. The cost of the brick is $250 which includes six lines of print honoring Marie.    […]

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