Welcome to WBO

The Women Business Owners of Southeastern Michigan is a group of capable, dynamic, friendly and enthusiastic female entrepreneurs who want to do business with you!  If you’re a woman who owns a business, is interested in owning one, is a supplier or vendor who can help the small business owner, and you would like to network with other small business owners—WBO is for you!

May 8, 2018

The Secret to Becoming a Trusted Source for Journalists

Imagine a journalist calling YOU for a quote for an upcoming article.

They know you are an expert and believe your contribution will make their article even more valuable. In fact, almost any time they write an article relevant to your area of expertise, they reach out to you.

Sound like a fantasy? Want to make it your reality?

On May 8th, long time journalist, Camille Pagán is going to share the secret for becoming a favorite source for reporters – and how easy it is to achieve that status. This is NOT a boring PPT session. Camille is going to spell out how to position yourself brilliantly, common mistakes to avoid – and answer your specific questions too!

Camille Pagán is a journalist and editor whose work has appeared in/on dozens of publications and websites, including Better Homes and Gardens, Forbes, Men’s Health, OThe Oprah MagazineParade,Time, and WebMD. She has been on staff for several national publications, most recently serving as the health editor for Real Simple magazine.

Camille is also the bestselling author of four novels: Woman Last Seen in Her ThirtiesForever is the Worst Long Time, Life and Other Near-Death Experiences, and The Art of Forgetting.

The Secret to Becoming a Trusted Source for Journalists
When: May 8th
Where: Weber’s Inn

    3050 Jackson Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48103


    Social/Arrive: 6:45 – 7:00 PM
    Camille’s program 7:00 – 8:00
    Social: 8:00 – 8:15 PM

Bring your sweet tooth too. Weber’s pastry chef is making up some special treats for us that night!

Your Investment:

Why Join WBO?

WBO offers a membership that is reasonably priced with mega benefits:

  • Most monthly meetings include a light dinner along with a educational session or networking event to support your small business. Guests are welcome. Cost $15 for members, $25 for guests.
  • An online business profile that works 24/7 to help your business get noticed, improves your SEO and credibility
  • A community of like-minded entrepreneurs with knowledge who will help your business grow
  • Our Member Directory where you can find Discounts and Offers  members are offering to the group.
  • The ability to post your events on our Calendar and our FaceBook pages And more

Our members are committed to supporting each other’s businesses and to creating a referral network throughout SE Michigan that benefits everyone.  Get to know us and help us all build mutually beneficial relationships to grow our businesses.