Recent Events

Event Recap: Professional Spotlight – PR & Communications

The Professional Spotlight Series is a new, monthly initiative hosted by UWIB NYC to highlight different professional industries. This month we focused on the PR & Communications industry. In partnership with RF|Binder, we secured three incredible speakers to share their insights and experiences with our members. Everything from book recommendations to their thoughts on crisis management…

Event Recap: Spring Happy Hour Fundraiser Supporting Girls Inc.

Thank you to the women and men who came out to our Spring Happy Hour Fundraiser in support of Girls, Inc. Thanks to the generous donations of our guests and the percentage of drink sales provided by SideBar, we were able to raise $100 towards our fundraising efforts. You can click…

Women & Wealth by Christy Johnson, VP of Programming

On Wednesday, March 22nd, the ladies of UWIB NYC hosted Women & Wealth: Managing Your Finances & Impact Investing with our very special guests Aisha Elezi and Natalie Engelhardt from Morgan Stanley. This session targeted a wide array of audiences, from women who were curious on how to begin saving…

Event Recap: Celebration of the International Woman’s Day with SWERVE Fitness

To celebrate International Women’s Day, UWIB NYC partnered with SWERVE Fitness for a complimentary ride at their newest location in Midtown Manhattan. At 6,000 square feet, the studio is double the size of their Flatiron location and accommodates p to 60 bikes. Upon arrival, UWIB members checked in, then headed to the private…

Event Recap: Girl Boss Speed Networking with Hired

“Behind every successful woman is a tribe of other successful women who have her back.” This is something The United Women in Business Foundation believes to our core! On Wednesday, 2/8, UWIB NYC and Hired partnered up for a Girl Boss Speed Networking event.     This event wasn’t a…

Event Recap: Dream It, Believe It, Do It Vision Board Party

Now that the dust of the new year has settled and everyone is back in their usual routines, the UWIB NYC chapter hosted their second annual Dream It, Believe It, Do It Vision Board Party to help UWIB members visualize and manifest their personal and professional goals for 2017. Each…

Event Recap: NYC Winter Soiree

The UWIB NYC Board of Directors had a wonderful time celebrating the end of a success year with members, friends of members, and generous sponsors at the 3rd Annual Winter Soiree and Silent Auction. With over 80 guests in attendance, it was certainly a night to remember!   Hosted at…

Event Recap: Girls Inc. Family Day 5K

Braving a cloudy sky and early Saturday alarm, #TeamUWIB ran together in the Girls Inc. of NYC Family Day 5K on October 1. Not only was the morning fun and energetic, but it was also the first time UWIB has worked with the youth organization to support their mission of…

Event Recap: UWIB NYC Brunch

On Saturday, 9/24, a few UWIB members and our VP of Membership, Manisha Marberry, came together for our first #UWIBrunch of the season! In addition to chowing down on amazing food (everyone was digging the eggs benedict) and sipping on refreshing drinks, they spent time discussing all things office politics and…

Event Recap: Refine Method Fitness Class

Huge thanks to the Refine Method team for hosting us at their flagship studio for a night of fun and fitness! Since so many UWIB members couldn’t stop raving about how this was the best workout they have ever had, Refine Method organized an incredible membership deal: Refine Method is currently offering a New Client…