Second Wednesday of Every Month*

(Not including school holidays)*

The Old Pavilion

Danbury Sports and Social Centre

Dawson Field





The Old Pavilion, Danbury

Event Dates

2nd Wednesday of every month (missing school holidays) - 11th September (celebrating our 5th birthday!), 9th October, 13th November, 11th December and in 2020 - 8th January, 12th, February,  11th March, 1st April, 13th May, 10th June and 8th July.

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.)

Have you joined the powerful Insiders yet?

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.

11th September - Your brand is more than just your logo masterclass & productive networking.

Lara has over 20 years experience working within the design industry. For the last decade running her own design business Reflect Design.

When not working on establishing and visualising brands for businesses, she works closely with already established brands to ensure the marketing materials the business produces, communicates with their audiences is creatively, effectively and consistently.

We will discuss and discover what a brand actual is and means for SMEs, and NO it's not your logo!!. Receive tips for building your own and when it's time to start thinking of working with a designer!


19th October - Looking good online: how to win over potential clients with Anne Thomas masterclass and networking event 

Anne is a premium brand photographer who’s style of photography focusses on natural organic story telling to enable businesses to create more success and growth, attract more clients, make more money, whilst also saving them time and stress.  She provides bespoke, personalised and on-brand imagery, visuals and graphics to meet on and offline requirements of businesses and entrepreneurs.

This Masterclass will be an opportunity to explore the following areas of your business and brand, and all attendees will receive 5 COMPLEMENTARY stock images to get you started!

  • The importance of your story
  • Personal branding mistakes you should avoid
  • How to strengthen your brand on social media
  • Why personal branding photography is a must for businesses
  • How to make your personal brand photographs really stand out
  • Top tips to look for when choosing a brand photographer
  • Preparing for your brand shoot

13th November - Richard Pickering - Are you feeling fit for business? masterclass and networking event 

Self awareness and knowledge of your colleagues and team members is an important part of good leadership. Richard will give you a brief,interactive introduction to the personality profiling tool MBTI.  He will also look at some questions you ought to be asking yourselves as you consider if you really are ‘fit for business’


Richard is a personal and executive coach and a facilitator of leadership training and development.  He is an MBTI practitioner in steps 1 and 2 and an NLP Master practitioner.  He is also an endurance running coach and writes training programmes and gives development advice to athletes who are either; taking on a new running challenge, perhaps for the first time or experienced athletes wanting to improve their performance. He coaches athletes in psychological aspects of running and other things that surround that. 


During a long career in John Lewis, Richard worked as a leadership facilitator and internal coach at the head office in Victoria before leaving in 2017 to pursue this type of work himself.  He lives in Stanway, Colchester with his partner and 6 year old daughter.

11th December - Nick Lobby - our forgotten super hero powers masterclass and networking event 


Nick’s message is for you if you’re drowning in an ocean of communication noise and your career depends on you being heard.


Nick suggests you can (and you must) take this even further.  In today’s overwhelming communication environment, you can’t afford to settle for being heard - you must ensure that you get through! 

  • Get through to your audience in an ocean of digital noise
  • The problem with connection and how to build real relationships
  • Discovering the value of empathy in a polarised world 
  • Transactions v’s Interactions – where humans belong


Some fascinating findings from my continuing research into the human communication evolution and how to use our human super powers to combat the rise of the ‘zombies’.

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 Chelmsford 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.


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2019 sponsorship reduced fee - £295 - Discounts for Insiders and Golden Ticket Holders - (£195)

2020 sponsorship fee - £495 - Discount for Insiders and Golden Ticket Holders - (£395)

Sponsor 2019 AND 2020 for just £595!

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