Enterprising Women

Enterprising Women is a vibrant and dynamic national networking community providing comprehensive business support and specialist information to help women start-up and grow their businesses. The community comprises of over 8,000 entrepreneurial women members nation-wide and over 250 business organisations to further support members with their enterprise journey.

Enterprising Women was selected by the Department of Business, Innovation and Skills as one of only three UK best practice programmes for SME support.

The award-winning community offers excellent promotional and networking opportunities, complemented by a huge range of information-rich and business support resources. Enterprising Women provides women with opportunities to access and enjoy the following:

  • The Enterprising Women Mentors database
  • Bespoke business growth and sustainability programmes
  • Comprehensive business support resources and information
  • A full calendar of networking events and training workshops
  • Business profile promotion
  • Regular newsletters, enews and members’ updates
  • Become the EW Woman of the Week on the EW home page feature as well as many other PR opportunities
  • Enterprising Women and Lloyds TSB £10 million Loan Fund (East of England only)
  • Join in online discussions via EW’s blog, Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn group.

Enterprising Women has helped create over 350 new jobs and assisted thousands of women to improve their skills, performance and sustainability of their businesses.

Enterprising Women


St. John's Innovation Centre
Cowley Road

T: 0800 0121 365

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