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About the Women's Small Business Association (WSBA)

The Women's Small Business Association was founded in 2007 by Susan Miller, the owner of several successful businesses. Ms. Miller has always been an advocate for women, with a strong desire to help women in small business. Her primary goal with the WSBA is to connect women locally and nationally, for the purpose of enabling women to help other women in business.

WSBA mission: To be a valuable online business resource and community for business women, by helping and stimulating small and start up businesses. The goal of the WSBA is to foster women's economic independence by helping them develop skills needed for entrepreneurial success through networking, support, and education.

WSBA developed in Pittsburgh, Pa. and it is currently expanding nationally. Each state will have chapters, which will represent counties. Each chapter will organize interactive networking events for face to face marketing. These events may be one or many of the following types of events.

  • The Network Lunch TM.
  • The After Work Network TM.
  • The Network Breakfast TM.
Cost: $5 for non-members.  Find a chapter near you!




WSBA Networking Event Formats

The Network Luncheon
Open to business women only. These afternoon networking events provide attendees the opportunity to exchange business information and also self-promote with a 60 second commercial presentation. All area business women are invited to attend. Non-members are welcomed!




The After Work Network
Open to business men and women. These casual networking events are centrally located to the membership and other area professionals. The After Work Network offers a relaxing and productive atmosphere in which to mingle and exchange business information. Non-members are welcome to attend!







The Network Breakfast
Open to business men and women. These speed networking events will offer a structured and effective networking format that will encourage attendees to give referrals and leads. 



The WSBA holds signature events throughout the year. These events are open to anyone who wishes to attend.

These events provide educational and inspirational speakers, a productive networking environment and promotional opportunities for WSBA members and professionals.

- The Pittsburgh Entrepreneur Conference
- WSBA Holiday Business Expo
- Coming soon! Small Business Funding Conference

The Pittsburgh Entrepreneur Conference is a day-long, intensive event designed to encourage the growth of small and start-up business. The Conference also hosts the WSBA Best of Pittsburgh Awards, highlighting successful women in business and the community. WSBA volunteers are also recognized for their efforts.
www.WSBAconference.com #WSBAconference

Each year the WSBA partners with a local non-profit organization for the annual WSBA Business Holiday Expo. This event offers group members and others a chance to contribute to an organization that shares the WSBA message of support and community building. Attendees are invited to network in a learning environment featuring informational presentations.
www.WSBAholidayexpo.com #WSBAholidayexpo






There are 2 types of annual membership:

  • General Membership
  • Premier Membership

Membership benefits - Join us!

General Membership
  • $5 meeting fee is waived for all WSBA networking events.
  • Members will be able to list their company name, mailing address, and phone number in the business directory.
  • Online event RSVP capabilities
Premier Membership

  • $5 meeting fee is waived for all WSBA networking events.
  • Members will be able to list their company name, company logo, mailing address, phone number, email address with links, web address with links, and all social links in the business directory.
  • Online event RSVP capabilities
  • Opportunities to speak at 3 WSBA Networking Events per year.
  • Complimentary ad in the WSBA Online Newsletter
  • FREE ad in the WSBA Networking News, which is distributed at all WSBA Networking Events.
  • Company highlight on this site.



Interactive Benefits
 Details coming soon!






 Save the date!


 www.WSBAholidayExpo.com

Sponsorship opportunities are available!

More information is available on our event page.


Sponsored by 


WesBanco 412 761 1234


Supporting Sponsor



The National Association of the
Women’s Interactive Network


Upcoming events

25 Nov 2014 1:00 PM (EST) • Patron Mexican Grill 11675 Perry Hwy, Wexford, PA
26 Nov 2014 5:30 PM (EST) • Allegheny Wine Mixer Inc, 5326 Butler St, Pittsburgh, PA

Interested parties can send an email to WSBAfounder@gmail.com


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