Second Thursday of Every Month*

(Not including school holidays)*

The Harvard Inn​

High Street





Event Dates

2nd Thursday of every month (missing school holidays) - 10th January, 14th February, 14th March, 4th April, 9th May, 13th  June,  11th July, 12th September (celebrating our 5th birthday!), 10th October, 14th November and 12th December.

You can pay as you go or pay once to the end of 2019 a special Golden Ticket starting from just £85! Early bird tickets available and if you bring 2 friends then you attend for free. Learn more about a Golden Ticket here

Exhibit at any of our events for just £35 and that includes 1 ticket.  Would you like to sponsor this event? £100 includes a 10 minutes speaking slot, exhibitors stand, 1 ticket and business literature on every place setting and promoted across our The BWN marketing. (Golden Ticket price £75.)

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Exhibit at any of our events for just £35.  Golden Ticket price £13.50

Would you like to sponsor this event? £100 includes a 10 minutes speaking slot, exhibitors stand, 1 ticket and business literature on every place setting and online marketing prior and after the event across our social media and digital marketing too. Golden Ticket price £75.

9th May - Sarah Travers - why you cannot afford to put off financial planning masterclass & productive networking.

Sarah is an Independent Financial Adviser with over 15 years’ experience. She is a pension specialist and also an accredited member of The Society of Later Life Advisers.  She is passionate about getting women to engage with financial planning to empower them to achieve financial security.

In this interactive Masterclass Sarah Travers from Ajax Wealth Management will explore why ignoring financial planning is damaging our financial health and what steps we can all take to gain greater financial security, however wealthy we are.

* Learn how to make your money work harder and smarter for you

* Understand common mistakes and myths 

* Top tips on simple steps we can all take

* Understand the cost of delay

* What is the pension pay gap?

* How does tax relief work?

* What is compound interest?

* The importance of regular reviews

* Guidance versus advice

Bring your questions and leave with the knowledge to help you on your way to financial success.

Join us and ask anything you like in this interactive session aimed at helping you look after your money. Plenty of time to freely network too.

13th June - Leeza Morley from Business Clan - The right social media masterclass and networking event

Join Leeza at …. where she will be talking about the best social media platforms for your business, how to optimise those channels and top tips on how to get the most out of Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. 

Leeza is a Digital Marketing Manager and, as well as a background in marketing in the entertainment sector, she has been working with SMEs for the past 5 years advising them on their digital marketing strategies and how to optimise their social media channels.

11th July - Mandie Holgate - 3 O’s Killing your success - Overwhelmed, Overworked and Overloaded masterclass and networking event

  • You love your work and you love your business, but do you feel?
  • Like everyone wants something from you
  • You can never complete the email mountain
  • You never clear your to do list.
  • Feel like the risk of burn out or illness is never far away.
  • Or you can’t remember the last time you finished work on time.
  • Forbes* reported that 76% of respondents said workplace stress "had a negative impact on their personal relationships” and “66% have lost sleep due to work-related stress”.
  • Manage and motivate a team.
  • Need to achieve more personally or professionally.
  • Feel like your business is not growing.
  • Never feel a sense of true achievement.
  • Or feel like you are only one crisis/project away from losing it.

This workshop/seminar/masterclass could be ideal for you. In a session where you’re in control the content, ask anything and get tailormade solutions from international coach and author Mandie Holgate.


Find yourself free to attend at the last minute?

It’s fine to just turn up on the day. Bring 2 guests to an event and attend that event for FREE!
Would you like to learn more about why our network works for business, confidence, motivation and success? Read more about the structure of events and what to expect here.

Please note when booking our events that by purchasing a ticket and walking through our doors you are aware that we do take photos and short videos to enable us to further promote you and raise your brand awareness. If you wish to not be included could you advise us prior to the event and we will ensure you are not filmed or photographed.

​Billericay Coordinator – ​Jenny Sjollema


Jenny Sjollema is owner of PängelsAs co-ordinator of the South Essex Business Womans Network Jenny is as passionate about your business as you are!

Jenny likes to guarantee everyone to the BWN a warm welcome so look out for her face

Jenny Sjollema, Pängels.



You can have your logo and contact info and link included on every page of this site for £200 through to the end of 2018!  2019 is £395 (Golden Ticket price £275) 

We were named as one of the top 15 resources in the UK for female entrepreneurs by 99 Designs in 2016. And our one of Small Business Saturday Top 100 businesses for 2017 (As featured in The Guardian)

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