What is the Network for Professional Women?
It is a professional organization based in Columbus, GA, that provides opportunities for women to network with other businesswomen, develop their professional skills, build new friendships, and stay in touch with what is going on in the professional arena. We host general membership meetings once per month which feature a keynote speaker. We also do community service and award scholarships.
Who can join the Network for Professional Women?
Our membership includes women from a multitude of industries, and at all stages of their careers, from stay-at-home moms to senior executives to retirees.
How much does membership cost?
A regular membership is $240/year and includes all of the 11 membership lunches valued at $220! Click here to join the Network for Professional Women!
When are meetings/Where/How often?
We have general membership meetings once per month, generally held on the 4th Friday of the month at Columbus Country Club. There are other events at different times throughout the year as well. The website has the meeting dates listed.
11:45- Buffet opens
12:00- Meeting begins- Guest introductions, Member Announcements, etc.
12:25 Member Spotlight
12:30- Guest Speaker
What if I am not a member but would like to attend an event? Is there a charge?
It only costs $20 to attend a meeting as a guest. Please visit our events page to see our calendar of events and to register!
Who are our members?
Our membership includes dynamic women who are from diverse backgrounds at every stage in their careers, from stay-at-home moms to senior executives to retirees to students. Click here for more information and join us today!
Once I am a member, how do I stay informed?
Each month, you will receive an e-newsletter with updates regarding meetings, special events, and other announcements. Information, updates, and notices are also given at our monthly general membership meetings. We encourage you to check our website often and also stay connected through our Facebook page.
How do I become more involved in Network for Professional Women?
We strongly encourage all of our members to make as many general membership meetings as possible. We also host social events and extra opportunities for networking. Considering being an officer so that you can have an impact on the organization!
How do I take advantage of networking with other Network for Professional Women members?
At our monthly general membership meetings, the networking time begins 30 minutes prior to that. In addition to this, Network for Professional Women will hold special events throughout the year. Most members also agree that committee work and getting involved is the best way to connect and build relationships.
How is Network for Professional Women organized?
Network for Professional Women has a volunteer Board of Officers who meet monthly and guide the organization toward its goals.
Who makes up the Network for Professional Women Board of Officers?
The Network for Professional Women Board of Directors is a group of nine who serve in a variety of roles, including President, Vice President, Treasurer, Secretary, Marketing, Membership, Scholarships, Special Events, and Community Partnerships.