Latrobe Women in Business (LWIB) is a non-profit, informal network of professional women who work in or own a Gippsland business.

Our aim is to help local business women think, grow, act and prosper by creating opportunities to learn and to expand your business network at events and via social media.

Learn and network with Gippsland business women at events throughout the year

LWIB host a number of events throughout the year to provide an opportunity to exchange ideas, network, create business links and be part of a vibrant women’s leadership group.

Check the Events tab for upcoming events.

Discuss recent topics, events and issues on Social Media

Connect with members on Facebook, Instagram and  Linked In to discuss recent topics and events.

Sign up for updates via email

With a mailing list of over 400 leading professionals, membership is open to all women from across Gippsland. And because we want the network to be accessible to everyone who’s interested, membership will always be free.

Join our mailing list we’ll send you updates about upcoming events and other activities.

Sponsorship opportunities

LWIB also works with local business and welcomes input and support. For sponsorship opportunities please contact us.

LWIB Committee

Latrobe Women in Business Committee 2019

The LWIB Steering Committee consists of volunteer members who have extensive experience in working in both large corporations and small business across Gippsland and include (pictured above from L-R):

•    Anna Tyben, President (Latrobe Valley Buslines)

•    Celine Foenander, Committee Member (Latrobe Regional Hospital)

•    Wendy McEwan, Committee Member (Italicherry Design Studio)

•    Michelle Anderson, Secretary (Regional Development Victoria)

•    Briana Tomasinski, Vice President (DFP Recruitment)

•    Kim Brew, Committee Member (Alan Wilson Insurance Brokers)

•    Jane Leslie, Treasurer (Aerium)

•    Janine Hayes, Committee Member (Destination Gippsland)

We look forward to providing inspirational and valuable opportunities for you.