Latina BizCon ™

In-Person and Virtual Annual Conference

Latina BizCon ™

Latina BizCon™ provides resources to Latina & Small Business owners to grow their firms. This in-person & virtual experience offers attendees up-to-date business insights presented by industry experts and fellow entrepreneurs. It includes a hands-on workshop to complete a business certification application and practical business training sessions. In addition, renowned speakers will offer attendees inspiration and practical solutions for personal and business growth. Attendees will also have the opportunity to connect with supplier diversity representatives from corporate partners and public/government entities. Latina BizCon™ will prepare entrepreneurs to take the next bold move to advance their business and will equip them with the blueprint to succeed!

Attendees will acquire:

Meaningful connections with other affiliate members of the association to level up your growth in your business and career.

  • Updates on local resources for small business owners
  • Resources to  become SB/WBE certified
  • Long-lasting relationships with other affiliate members to elevate your brand
  • Meet with NLBWA-IE Board of Directors and Leadership Team
  • Networking opportunities with industry experts 
  • Marketing Opportunities

Participants will gain:

NLBWA-IE partners with the supplier diversity liaisons of the Department of General Services, Metropolitan Water District, and Public Utilities Commission who come to the conference to help attendees become Certified Small Business & Women-Owned businesses:

  • Gain access to capital and procurement dollars
  • Give procurement officers access to new or diverse supplier diversity sources.
  • Identify the right government programs available to you.
  • Create strategic partnerships with industry experts, corporate representatives, and fellow business owners.
  • Sustain and prepare a business for expansion and substantial growth