WBN’s 2014/2015 Line-Up

September 3 2014 – Richard Robbins – Deliver the Unexpected: And 6 Other New Truths for Business Success

From his small town roots as an award-winning real estate sales professional at the age of 24, to world-renowned speaker, author and elite business coach, Richard Robbins is Co-founder and CEO of Richard Robbins International Inc., a leading sales and business coaching organization that has transformed the businesses and lives of thousands of real estate sales professionals and leaders at all levels, worldwide. read more..

October 1 2014 – Theresa Easler – Connect to the Core

Whether guiding business leaders to reach new heights, coaching individuals to increase results by bettering their presentation skills, or working with companies to grow their sales and create new systems and processes, Teresa works with joyful determination to ensure her clients leave their time together challenged, and in an enhanced position to increase revenues.  read more..

November 5 2014 – Peterborough’s Empowering Women – Maryam Monsef, Peggy Shaughnessy, and Kerri Davies

A night with our very own Maryam Monsef, Peggy Shaughnessy and Kerri Davies. read more..

December 3 2014 – Holiday Gala

Our Holiday Event is a time to celebrate the holidays in style and raise a glass of cheer with the great members of the WBN.  It is a time to relax, be with friends and colleagues, and reflect on your accomplishments of 2014.  It is also our way to give back to our Peterborough community through our support of the YWCA Crossroads Shelter.We are fortunate to be hosting the event at the Venue. read more..

January 7 2015 – Nina Spencer

Nina Spencer is a popular Toronto-based international corporate motivational speaker, workshop facilitator, speaker’s coach and best selling author. Dubbed by the National Post as, “One of Canada’s leading motivational speakers”, she is in-demand with audiences from a diversity of associations, professions and industries, in both the public and private sectors. Read More

February 4 2015 – Frank Soriano

Frank s a seasoned Toronto-based keynote speaker, workshop facilitator and leadership development consultant. Holding a Combined Honors. B.A. from York University, Frank’s early professional days as a rehabilitation counselor well informed his middle and senior years in progressive leadership and management positions within the health, wellness and safety-focused areas of the Ontario Public Sector. Frank spent the last ten years of his organizational life working as an Internal Consultant focusing on leadership development, the delivery of Human Resource products and designing/developing customized interventions for work teams. Check him out at  http://youtu.be/kqTaLmYFQec

March 4 2015 – Trade Show!

After great success in 2012, we are happy to be hosting another WBN Trade Show at the Venue.   This night will provide members and businesses an opportunity to showcase their business, learn from other members experiences through member success stories and offer an enhanced networking opportunity as we mingle with cocktails and plenty of food.  Once details are finalized, more information will be posted.  Please stay tuned.

April 1 2015 – Local Resources for your Business

Do you know all of the resources and services there is in our community to help business grow and develop?  Tonight we will feature a number of local agencies and organizations that will present on how they can help you succeed in your business.  Whether it is funding resources, business support, or partnership development, members and guests will definitely leave with more information and knowledge about what Peterborough has to offer.

May 6 2015 – Claudia Harvey – Creating a Business from the Ground Up

Success in partnering with Kevin O’Leary, one of Canada’s notorious Dragons from the CBC’s Dragons’ Den and over 20 years of business experience in corporate and entrepreneurial settings, Claudia Harvey is sought after as a Keynote speaker for Corporate functions, Association meetings and Conferences. Read More

June 3 2015 – End of Year Event – Details to Follow