Welcome To WBOM

Dedicated to providing service to each member’s business through networking, referrals, and promotion; and to providing professional development to the individual member through education, information, sharing and support.

Charrise McCrorey

May Luncheon
May 8th – 11:30am – 1:00 pm

Location: Bonefish Grill

Healing Burnout:
Recognize Warning Signs Before You Flame Out

Dana Samardzich is a life coach who works with professional women to help them take back their time so they can develop fulfilling lives for themselves.Dana was a professional salesperson with over ten years experience in the steel, construction, and funeral service industries. Although successful, she noticed that the effects of constant stress were taking its toll—she was tired and angry all the time and she knew that her long-term health would start to suffer if something didn’t give. Read More…

In Dana’s Session, she will teach the following

  1. Recognize the signs/symptoms of burnout
  2. How to take care of yourself if you are burned out
  3. How to help colleagues recognize and deal with burnout
Charrise McCrorey

June Luncheon
June 12th – 11:30am – 1:00 pm

Location: Bonefish Grill

1 Million Cups:
Caffeinating an Entrepreneurial Nation and how you can get involved

Aimee Carroll (bio) is the managing director for Mishawaka’s Coworking office space 101co3

Here are some of the things you will learn about

–  What is One Million Cups (1 MC)

– Why 1 MC is valuable to our community

– Why 1 MC is valuable to start-ups

– Some of the connections and amazing things that have happened as a result of presenting at 1 MC

– The culture of community and collaboration and how it benefits us all

WBOM has selected sister organizations to support through out the year. We are so honored to be a help to these organizations.

St Margaret’s House:​

St. Margaret’s House improves the lives of women and children by providing individual attention to their immediate needs, breaking the bonds of isolation and helping them acquire skills to better their lives. We believe that each woman is talented and gifted and deserves to be treated with dignity and respect.



YWCA is on a mission to eliminate racism, empower women, stand up for social justice, help families, and strengthen communities.



Women Business Owners of Michiana is:​

A non-profit organization providing a business environment for the meeting of all women in business.
Dedicated to encouraging entrepreneurism, business ownership and management by women.
A voice for women who own or operate businesses.

Women Business Owners of Michiana strives to:

Foster education, technical assistance, and learning opportunities oriented toward the needs of women business owners and professionals.
Increase the general visibility of women business owners and leaders.
Encourage referrals of potential customers to women-owned businesses and WBOM members’ businesses/organizations in the community.
Support organizations that serve under-resourced women in our community.