Women's Initiative

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Helping Professional Women Connect, Grow and Achieve

The NKY Chamber started the Women’s Initiative in 2008 and it continues to be the fastest growing area of the Chamber. The NKY Chamber Women’s Initiative is committed to helping area employers meet the rising professional development goals for their employees.

The Women’s Initiative, sponsored by PNC, is the leading organization for women of all career stages working toward business and professional success. It was created to inspire area businesswomen in Northern Kentucky and Greater Cincinnati to connect, grow and achieve.



CONNECT and build lasting relationships with other professional women

Monthly CONNECT Hour
Networking for women only the last Monday of every month

Women’s Initiative Annual Breakfast
Our largest event features a national keynote speaker that shares her story of professional achievement

Women’s Initiative Golf Outing and Golf Clinic

Great day of fun and networking with other professional women


GROW female leaders in your organization

Mentor/Mentee Program
Enables a pair to meet for a one-on-one relationship for career growth over the period of one year.  This is free to members.

On the Road Program Sponsored by This program was formed to help area employers meet the rising professional development goals for their employees, both men and women. On the Road is a multi-focused program that offers employers the ability to host quality topic related workshop opportunities at your business location for your employees.

You can choose from over 40 different topics taught by respected local training professionals and executives. Classes are affordable at only $25 per person per session. Just select a day and time and we do the rest!

Professional Series
Two events featuring various business related topics

Regional Summit

The region's premier conference for professional women in the Tri-state area.  This unique event is designed for women of all career stages encouraging them to Connect, Grow and Achieve.

Spirit of Achievement Award
Congratulations to the 2017 Women's Initiative Spirit of Achievement Award Winner Blanche Gaynor!

Nominations being accepted for 2018. 

Click here for an application.

ACHIEVE your business goals with engaged peer leadership Roundtables

Peer to Peer Roundtable Group of 8-10 women from different industries and career status meet once a month to support each other in a productive, confidential setting.  Cost is $50 per year.


Helping professional women Connect, Grow and Achieve

Outstanding Women of NKY
Celebrating it's 33rd year, this award recognizes women that show outstanding service in their professions and their community

Find out more about the ways in which you can highlight your business to professional women


Get Involved in the Women’s Initiative

For information on the programs, opportunities and education the NKY Chamber Women’s Initiative offers Chamber members, contact Gina Bath at 859.578.6384 or gbath@nkychamber.com

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