Ladies Who Launch Conference

August 7, 2019, Bolingbrook, IL

Embracing Entrepreneurship with Confidence

Ladies Who Launch is a one-day conference for women in the pre-launch through start-up and just beyond stages of entrepreneurship. Three engaging main sessions, and a topic-specific breakout session, provide attendees the opportunity to learn how to launch, grow, or build their business:


  • Learn useful tools and strategies that focus on women's unique business challenges.
  • Empower women to engage in entrepreneurship with renewed confidence.
  • Create connections with other women as founders, funders, or team members.
  • Discover business resources that focus on helping women-owned businesses.
  • Become profitable, successful, and establish effective teams.
  • Refine their strategic approach to business and marketing.

Main Session

Demystify "Having it All" and setting priorities, address the agile approach needed as a start-up and the shift to becoming a full-time entrepreneur.

Breakout Sessions

Choose a session led by subject matter experts: financial, accounting, innovation, legal/operations, marketing, networking, and strategy.


Come early to meet potential business partners in a Marketplace forum. Network with other women entrepreneurs. Complimentary headshots are available with a reservation.

Keynote and Featured Speakers

This conference will empower women to engage and unite, put themselves first to succeed in business and life, and keep it real by coming together to conquer adversity and challenges through humor.

Participants will work to look inside themselves and walk away with a plan going forward. Be prepared to be challenged as the next generation of strong and fearless women entrepreneurs.

Rebecca Fyffe

The Nature of Business

Beth Shapiro

Women – Our Lives, Our Challenges

Karen Bartuch, Tammy Higgins, and Brandon Hendrix

How Funny is Your Business?

Thank You to Our Sponsors

Interested in learning more about Ladies Who Launch sponsorship opportunities? Contact SCORE Fox Valley for details.

Register Now

Join the Inaugural SCORE Fox Valley Ladies Who Launch conference. Get tickets today and embrace entrepreneurship with confidence!

Contact Us