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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

SAVE THE DATE – Working Women’s Forum

SAVE THE DATE for Working Women’s Forum SAVE THE DATE! The Working Women’s Forum will be held on Wednesday October 19 in the evening at the Studio@620, St. Petersburg. If you are interested in participating in the planning of the Working Women’s Forum the next meeting of the committee will be Monday, August 15 at 5:30 […]

Jenn Russell – Teaching Diversity to Our Youth People

GUEST SPEAKER for August 4. Jenn joined the Community Tampa Bay team in March 2014 with 15 years of experience in non-profit leadership, fundraising and program development. Prior to Community Tampa Bay, she served as Executive Director of My New Red Shoes, a homeless services organization in the San Francisco Bay Area. In San Francisco, she […]

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.    […]

Dora Komninos – Advocacy on Domestic Violence

GUEST SPEAKER for July 21. Dora Komninos – Running for Pinellas County Judge, Group 8. She has been active on the Pinellas County Domestic Violence Task Force. She also sits on the Fatality Review team of the Task Force, and is a member of the Barney Masterson Inn of Court and Pinellas County Chapter of […]

Ashley Brundage – Inclusion for Business

GUEST SPEAKER for July 7. A highly regarded Inclusion Consultant for PNC Bank, Ashley was hired into her current position as a male to female transgender person, when she self identified during the interview. As a well known speaker about her transition, workplace equality, and diversity & inclusion, she has been interviewed and featured on […]

New (Old) Spin on Equality Day Tea

If you haven’t already saved the date for our Equality Day Tea, stop reading right now and put it on your calendar!  We are excited to go back to an old-fashioned tea party, to be held on Saturday, August 27, 2016 from 2:00 – 4:30 p.m. at Sweet Tea Celebrations, located at 5325 Gulfport Blvd., […]

Katie Krimitsos – How To Own Yourself As Leader

GUEST SPEAKER June 16: Katie Krimitsos is the Founder of Biz Women Rock, a community and education provider for business women around the globe who want to grow their companies. Her podcast Biz Women Rock provides personal business interviews, pertinent topics and actionable information that help her community thrive in their businesses. And her online courses […]

BPW FL – 2016 “Let’s Get Away From It All” Cruise

BPW FL – 2016 “Let’s Get Away From It All” Cruise Carnival Paradise November 17-21, 2016 We invite you and your family and friends on a 4 night cruise departing from Tampa to Cozumel. $125 deposit due May 25th, 2016 to reserve your cabin. Final payment due by September 12, 2016 If you want to […]

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