All business professionals are invited to attend the Women's Networking Alliance's 13th Annual Fall Mixer and Small Business Summit!​

Our event will be virtual this year! Join us for two half-days of learning and inspiration for your small business. 2020 has been a difficult year for just about everyone. Our line up of speakers has been selected to help you adapt to the times and grow. Let's rebuild together!
The first 100 registrants will get an event swag box!

Thursday, October 22

Friday, October 23

9:00 AM – 12:00 PM PDT


This event will be recorded and all registrants will get a copy of the recording.

  • Thursday:

    • 9:00 Welcome

    • 9:15 Dr. Katina C. Fuller-Scott - Mastering the Pivots: How to Successfully Navigate Change in Increasingly Demanding Times

    • 10:15 Break

    • 10:30 Caterina Rando - How To Gain Insta-Clients with Speaking Live or via Zoom

    • 11:30 Open networking

  • Friday

    • 9:00 Welcome

    • 9:15 Melissa Sanchez - Reinventing Your Business to Emerge Better than Before

    • 9:45 Break

    • 10:00 Networking Activity

    • 10:30 Mary Cravets - More Clients, Less Marketing: How to Create More Leads and Income by Doing Less

    • 11:30 Raffle and Close

Our Speakers


Dr. Katina C. Fuller-Scott

Mastering the Pivots: How to Successfully Navigate Change in Increasingly Demanding Times

More than ever, strengthening leadership & organizational skills in change management, social-emotional competence, WellBEing, adaptability, problem-solving, resiliency, & communication is essential for the viability and sustainability of personal sanity, careers, and businesses. Develop skills and strategies to effectively understand change, lead change, and navigate work-related stress and trauma that can lead to burnout, turnover, frustration, and anxiety in ever-changing communities.

Dr. Fuller-Scott educates, coaches, and consults with emerging & existing leaders, professionals, and organizations on how to BE the best of who they are in the work they do, to achieve their greatest impact and move communities forward.  Leveraging 20+ years of leadership and experience, Dr. Fuller-Scott founded BE What Matters™, a social impact company that transforms lives and spaces through professional speaking, leadership coaching, strategy consulting, training & development; and on a larger scale, through its growing community that empowers and connects purpose-driven people from all sectors, called “Social Transformers”, through curated content, education, events, advocacy, and volunteerism.

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Caterina Rando

How To Gain Insta-Clients with Speaking Live or via Zoom

It is time to raise the roof on your revenue. COVID does give us an incredible opportunity to upgrade our mindset about how business is done. Zoom gives us the power to serve clients all over. Add ease to your influence building and upgrade your client attraction with speaking and workshops. 

Caterina is a best-selling author, sought-after speaker, and women’s business mentor extraordinaire who passionately serves women on a mission. Her over twenty-five years of educating and empowering audiences and groups makes her truly masterful at providing a ton of value. She shows women how to be loud and proud about the value you bring in order to serve more people and make businesses thrive. Her books include: Learn to Think Differently, from Watkins Publishing, released in over thirteen countries and several languages, A Women’s Guide To Starting a Giving Circle and her latest book, the ABCs of Public Speaking which quickly hit #1 in four Amazon best-seller categories.


Melissa Sanchez

Reinventing Your Business to Emerge Better than Before

Reinventing Your Business-8 steps to shift your strategies especially during uncertain times

Melissa is a collaborative, results-oriented, and solution-focused coach. She engages her clients through a systematic and deliberative process that connects their inner passion and purpose to outer goals and strategies. By facilitating the enhancement of work performance, self-learning, and growth, she ensures her clients meet their goals and THRIVE!  


Mary Cravets

More Clients, Less Marketing: How to Create More Leads and Income by Doing Less

Client generation is the lifeblood of your business… but with so many marketing options, business owners often end up overwhelmed and paralyzed, or scattered and feeling ineffective, exhausted and discouraged.

Ready for some good news? By doing LESS, your marketing can be MORE effective. Embrace the practice of simplifying, and you will get more clients AND keep your sanity intact!

In this highly interactive class, you'll discover the simplest, most effective way to generate a steady stream of high-end clients without giving up your nights and weekends. The system you’ll learn has a proven track record of helping entrepreneurs quickly generate more clients and increase their income by 50-100%.

Mary is a Client Generation Expert and International Speaker, who helps entrepreneurs significantly grow their businesses without working nights and weekends. Using her methods, the majority of her clients quickly increase their income by 50-100%.

Clients include the former CFO of Microsoft North America, thought-leaders in the coaching industry, and rising stars in a variety of other professions, including doctors, lawyers, consultants, graphic designers, and CPAs.

Mary is also an avid roller coaster enthusiast and a kayaking volunteer for a wildlife protection program in Morro Bay.

Thank You to Our Sponsors
Your Declutter Coach

Your Declutter Coach

JP Graphics

JP Graphics

Artful Journeys, LLC

Artful Journeys, LLC

Mike & Niki's Honey Company

Mike & Niki's Honey Company

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In Health Clinic

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YWCA works every day to eliminate racism and empower women. Through advocacy and local programming, we create real change for women, families and communities.

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