Special Events

Mastering the Money Maze

Need Money? Join us for a very special event featuring serial entrepreneur, business strategist, and bestselling author Diane Weklar, plus a panel of lending experts. "Mastering the Money Maze" will reveal what today's lenders and investors are looking for, what types of funding programs are available, how to develop strategies to create winning funding proposals, and much more!

Diane Weklar, Bestselling Author of “Mastering the Money Maze” and Founder of the Weklar Business Institute
Sylvia Gutierrez, Economic Development Specialist, U.S. Small Business Administration
Gene Rosecrans, Vice Chairman, Board Member and Chairman of the Loan Committee, Inland Empire Small Business FDC
Carla Ulloa, Associate Community Loan Officer, CDC Small Business Finance
Brandon Sellers, AMPAC Tri-State CDC
When you attend the event, you will also receive a copy of the bestselling title, “Mastering the Money Maze”

Mastering the Money Maze will help businesses:

  • Select the best financing option for you
  • Demystify the process of working successfully with lenders and investors
  • Highlight your competitive advantages
  • Position yourself as the ideal company for any financing source
  • Maximize your credit ratings and understand the collateral process
  • Craft a winning presentation for lenders and investors

You will learn the secrets to win business financing and hear directly from lenders July 30th at 2 p.m.

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Corona Women's Business Partnership

Cracking the Confidence Code: How to Step Into Exceptional Confidence, Influence, and Impact!

Confidence can keep us from playing our biggest game in business and life!  And for many women (and some men!), a lack of confidence in a specific area can hold us back from business success or from getting what we want. Patti "cracks the confidence code," and shares what you can do to enjoy exceptional confidence - all the time!

Patti Cotton's clients call her "The Breakthrough Expert."  She is personal and executive coach to successful decision-makers who own their own business or a particular area of responsibility, and who are ready to play a bigger game. 
Patti enjoys more than 25 years of international leadership experience with high-profile organizations, in the areas of diplomatic relations, public affairs and marketing, business development, and philanthropy.  She is ICF-certified, and also teaches other coaches in advanced methods for change.  

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Inland Prosperity Conference

Inland Prosperity Conference

The Inland Empire and Coachella Valley Women’s Business Centers are pleased to announce the third Inland Prosperity Conference on Saturday, February, 28th 2015.

The event mission is to bring regional focus to the plethora of opportunities available in every economy – visible to those in the right mindset. This event will serve as a reminder that to prosper takes action – this conference will present many prospects for learning and advancement – prospects for taking action.

More information coming soon...

Last Year's Schedule

Time Title Speaker
8:40 am The Power of Positivity on Your Path to Prosperity Michelle Skiljan
9:00 am Secrets of a Best Seller Book Launch Amanda Johnson
10:15 am The Top 5 Ways to Attract Corporate Sponsors Linda Hollander
12:00 pm Just a Noticeable Difference: The Key to Building a Wildly Successful Business Susan Solovic
1:15 pm Overcoming the Sales Blocks that Keep you in Scarcity Ursula Mentjes
2:30 pm Going for It! Taking the Leap to Achieve Your Dreams Michelle Patterson, Linda Smith, and Sandy Slade
4:00 pm Crowd Funding – How we successfully raised money with a Crowd Funding Campaign Letitia Wright