Women’s Business Center – Southwest
The Women’s Business Development Council (WBDC) is host to three U.S. Small Business Administration – Office of Women’s Business Ownership (OWBO) Women’s Business Centers (WBCs). The WBC program was founded to foster the growth of women-owned businesses by providing access to education, training, mentoring, business development and financing opportunities to women throughout the United States and its territories.
Based in Stamford, this Center offers a variety of programs and services for the southwest and coastal Connecticut communities. Programs for aspiring, emerging and established entrepreneurs are conducted in Fairfield, Greenwich, Norwalk, Stamford and Westport.
184 Bedford Street, Suite 201
Stamford, CT 06901
Key Program Staff
JoAnn Gulbin – Project Director
Megan Wormser – Client Services Manager
Claudia DiDona – Project Support Specialist
Carol Cheswick – Business Advisor
Samantha Cross – Business Advisor, Finance
Anne DiFrancesco – Business Advisor, Marketing
Terri Piekara – Business Advisor, Social Media
Beth Scarborough – Business Advisor, Finance/Operations
Current Programs & Services
GPS: a Guide to Plan for Success – Signature business plan development course
Express Trak: From Concept to Launch
Let’s Talk Series
Lunch & Learn: Instagram
Are you ready to launch or scale your business?
To learn more about the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), click here. Together with partners around the nation, the SBA offers programming geared to aspiring, emerging and established business owners.
Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made upon request, with at least two weeks notice. Please contact WBDC at 203-353-1750 for arrangements. WBDC is an equal opportunity provider.