Atlanta Conference - Archive 2008

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Tuesday, November 18, 2008
8:00AM – 4:00PM
IKEA Atlanta
441 16th Street NW, Atlanta, GA

Seating is limited! or call (888) 937-5800

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Don’t miss our esteemed speaker lineup this year in Atlanta! You have the unique opportunity to personally meet and learn from the very best in the business:

Keynote Speakers

  • Ping Fu
    Cofounder/CEO, revolutionary software developer Geomagic, Inc; a former Chinese political prisoner, she immigrated to the US and became one of our most respected and successful entrepreneurs
  • Laura Ries
    Leading Marketing Consultant, Bestselling Author & Television Personality
    Silver Lining: Rethinking Your Marketing in a Down Economy
    What are the laws of marketing as they apply to the current economic climate? What should you be thinking about and doing differently to not only survive but thrive? Get answer to these and many more of your marketing questions from leading marketing and branding guru and best-selling author Laura Ries who will give you the not-yet-written rules for succeeding in today's fast-paced, changing business environment.

Keynote Speakers

Ping Fu

Laura Ries

Workshop Speakers

Jennifer Kahnweiler

Beth Polish

Jewel Daniels

Karla Brandau


WLE’s lineup of workshops target your most crucial business issues.

  • Listening Skills for Anxious Times
    Jennifer Kahnweiler
    , Workplace Guru & Author
  • A New Money Mindset -- Your Strategy for Change at Home and at Work
    Beth Polish, President, The Critical Junctures Group
  • Surviving the Wilderness, Weathering the Storm
    Jewel Daniels
    , President, Daniels Communications Group
  • Selling with Sound Bites  
    Karla Brandau, President, Karla Brandau & Associates

This year’s all-new program includes:

  • Speed Coaching. Receive personalized coaching from our WLE Growth Gurus for 5 minutes each throughout the day. Move from expert to expert and consult with leaders in the fields of marketing, business law, management, leadership and more.
  • The opportunity to connect with hundreds of successful CEO’s, Top Executives and Presidents – with our “Quick Connections” program designed to help you meet like-minded women
  • Guided opportunities for networking, collaboration and forging partnerships and alliances
  • Case studies so you can learn from exceptional women who built or lead multi-million dollar businesses
  • Stories of growth that will renew your sense of purpose and provide new ideas to propel your business success
  • Expert advice and workshops on topics like Internet Marketing, Growth Strategies, Management, Technology and much more from this year’s line up of new Growth Gurus - business experts who are leaders in their respective fields.

WLE was founded by two established women business owners who wanted to propel their businesses forward. They decided to create WLE and support the growth of all women in businesses.

Who Should Attend:

  • Women who want to grow their businesses
  • Women who want to expand their professional network
  • Women who want to learn from business experts and each other

Why You Should Attend:

  • WLE is the premier conference for you to connect with the right people through guided facilitation throughout the day
  • Our seminar program addresses the critical issues you need to master in order to run a successful enterprise
  • You’ll learn how other business owners faced challenges and thrived
  • WLE will give you a renewed sense of energy to tackle your business with a new perspective; WLE will get you “unstuck”
  • Every minute of WLE is orchestrated by women business owners for women business owners

Read What Women Business Owners Say About WLE

Here's why women business owners come back every year to WLE conferences.

Pricing Information

The Registration Fee for the Atlanta conference is $99.
(Please note: this includes breakfast and lunch.)

WLE Supporting Organizations receive a 10% discount on registration.

Seating is limited. Register now or call 888-937-5800.


This year's conference will be held at the IKEA Atlanta Store located at IKEA Atlanta 441, 16th Street NW, Atlanta, GA. View more details about the location.