February 2018

Women’s Business Forum is proud to acknowledge our Lone Star College Scholarship recipient Angela Rapp.  She joined us at our February luncheon.  Pictured (L – R) is Nicole Robinson-Gautheir, Executive Director of the Lone Star College Foundation, Angela Rapp, Scholarship recipient, Lori Klein-Quinn, WBF President-Elect, and Andrea Garrity, WBF President.

December 2017

Holiday Luncheon

September 2017

Women of Excellence Gala – We enjoyed celebrating with and honoring our 2017 Woman of Excellence Annetti Muti at the Gala on Saturday, Sept. 16th.
Congratulations Annette!

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May 2017



During our May luncheon we celebrated our Lone Star College Scholarship recipient, Lea Cervantes! Pictured here with Lea is our current WBF President Andrea Garrity and the Executive Director of Lone Star College Foundation, Nicole Robinson-Gauthier.








2017 Woman of Excellence

Congratulations to our 2017 Woman of Excellence, Annette Muti! We look forward to celebrating and honoring you at the 2017 Women of Excellence Awards Gala on September 16, 2017, hosted by the Federation of Houston Professional Women.

2016 Holiday Luncheon

2016 Women of Excellence

Women’s Business Forum members enjoyed a great night out at the 2016 FHPW Women of Excellence Awards Gala on Saturday, September 17th.
We were pleased to honor our 2016 Woman of Excellence, Linda Hampton!
Congratulations Linda!

The Federation of Houston Professional Women’s Annual Awards Gala raises funds for scholarships for women attending college in Texas.

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2016 Women of Excellence

Linda Hampton 2016 Woman of Excellence for the Women's Business Forum

The Women’s Business Forum is pleased to announce our 2016 Woman of Excellence, Linda Hampton! WBF honored Linda at the 2016 FHPW Women of Excellence Gala on Saturday, September 17th at the Norris Center.
Congratulations Linda!



2016 Board Installation

The 2016-2017 Board of directors was installed in the April regular meeting. Judge Cindy Bennet-Smith installed the new board members.




Past Events

2015 Woman of Excellence Barbara Thomason
Women of Excellence 2015 – The Women’s Business Forum congratulates our 2015 Woman of Excellence, Barbara Thomason! We had a great time honoring her at the 2015 FHPW Women of Excellence Gala.


WBF Donation Girl Scouts
2015 Hearts in Heels Event – Proceeds from the 2015 event benefited the Girl Scouts of San Jacinto Council, continuing to fund and endowment the WBF started in prior years












The Women's Business Forum proudly supports the Girl Scouts of America and other charities in the Houston community.

For information regarding membership in the Women's Business Forum, please call or email Connie Smith, 832-563-8206.

Download this Application form if interested in becoming a member of WBF.

The Women's Business Forum is a 501(c)6 organization. For additional information download Form 990.

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