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Business Women Invited to Popular Networking Event, May 22

Union County, NJ – The Union County Women Mean Business annual skill building seminar and networking event has brought hundreds of women business owners, managers and entrepreneurs together since launching in 2012. This year’s event will be held on Wednesday, May 22 at the Clubhouse at Union County’s Galloping Hill Golf Course in Kenilworth, from 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Registration is required online at, and is open until Tuesday, May 21.

“The Freeholder Board is very proud to host this event each year, in support of women who make a difference in the economic life of our community and in our social fabric as well,” said Freeholder Chair Bette Jane Kowalski.

The keynote speaker this year is Linda Wellbrock, founder of Leading Women Entrepreneurs, and Secretary of the Climate Reality Action Fund.

The 2019 sponsors are JCT Solutions as Diamond Sponsor, along with KemperSports, Winning Strategies Washington, Suplee, Clooney & Company, Tropic Tinting and Southwest.

This year’s event partners Union County with the organization Period, which works nationally to collect and distribute menstrual products for women in need. Attendees who bring a box of tampons or pads for donation will receive an extra raffle ticket and have their donation matched by ShopRite of Clark.

ShopRite of Clark has generously donated 300 items, ensuring that every attendee contribution is matched.

A modest fee of $40 includes breakfast, lunch, networking time, breakout sessions lead by experts in brand building and personal development, giveaways, and chances to win prizes.

More details about Union County Women Mean Business are available online at

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