Events & Training


WBE Forum Luncheons

WBE Forum Luncheons are held each quarter in eight (8) major cities across our region including Cincinnati, Columbus, Dayton, Cleveland, Charleston/Morgantown, Toledo, Louisville, and Lexington. These luncheons provide an opportunity for ongoing WBE networking and engagement across the region, as well as an opportunity for corporate members to share information about doing business with their organizations.


Ohio River Valley’s Business Development Program (ORVBDP) is a comprehensive 7-month business development program designed for women business owners who are building sustainable and scalable companies. Modeled after the Kauffman FastTrac Growth Venture Program and hosted in partnership with corporations such as P&G, L Brands, and Marathon, to name a few, the course is guided by certified facilitators and includes subject matter experts. The highly selective Program is limited to 10 participants per class.