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We are a network of more than 100 Greater Portland, Maine women dedicated to supporting women’s professional growth and leadership skills by offering networking events and inspiring programs. We believe that being connected to a strong, supportive network of women will give you access to the resources, inspiration, and support you need to elevate your business, stay energized in your career, and reach your maximum personal and professional potential.

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We are excited about our 2017–2018 program! We anticipate continuing to grow and expand the community of women in the Greater Portland area who gather together to share in the power of networking, developing new connections, and stretching ourselves professionally.

We offer the following events on a monthly basis:

Event Calendar

Boost Your Business Breakfast

Each BYBB features an inspiring speaker from our membership who provides tips and information to support your personal and professional development and growth. Boost Your Business Breakfasts typically take place on the first Friday of the month at the Portland Country Club in Falmouth, Maine. (Registration closes at 9:00 AM the Thursday prior to this Friday event. No walk-ins are admitted.)

Member – $17.00

Non-member – $21.00

February 2, "No Like a Pro: Use Boundaries to Say Yes to Success"

March 2, "Awake at Work: Consciously Creating a Vibrant Culture"

April 6, "Creating Powerful Video Content for Social Media"

May 4, "Retire Your Inner Critic"

Monthly Luncheon Meeting

We welcome an outside guest speaker who shares her story and the lessons she's learned that will encourage and inspire you in both your life and your business. Luncheon meetings typically takes place on the second Tuesday of the month at the Portland Country Club in Falmouth, Maine. (Registration closes at 4:00 PM the Friday prior to this Tuesday event.  No walk-ins are admitted.)

Member – $25.00

Non-member – $30.00

January 9, "Managing Conflict"        

February 13, "The Journey of Rebranding Camden National Bank"

March 13, "Having Those Difficult Conversations"

April 10, "The Immigrant Experience in Maine"

May 8, "Immersion Into Our True Source of Power & Wisdom"

Open Networking

Open Networking is just that - open! Join us to connect with other women from all industries and backgrounds. This event is highly attended and unlike other sales-y networking events you’ve gone to in the past. Open Networking typically takes place on the third Thursday of the month at the Westin Hotel in Portland, Maine. (Registration is online 24 hours in advance.)

Member – Free

Non-Member – $10.00

January 18

February 15

March 15

April 19

May 17      

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The MWN Portland Chapter is grateful to our individual and business sponsors. Their support allows us to be able to offer terrific events and keep the cost reasonable for attendees. Thank you, sponsors!

YOU, too, can be a Sponsor!

Benefits of Sponsorship:

  1. The opportunity to give a presentation of up to 10 minutes about your business at the event you are sponsoring.

  2. Your logo, a two-sentence description of your business/organization, and a link to your website will be displayed on the MWN Portland Chapter Events page and in all communications promoting the event including email blasts and social media posts.

  3. The chance to display your marketing materials at the event, including a banner.

  4. Complimentary meal at the event you’re sponsoring.

For further information about sponsorship, please contact mackenzie@cornerstoneplanning.com.

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If you have any questions about our organization or need additional information, please feel free to contact our Board President at mackenzie@cornerstoneplanning.com.

We hope to see you at our next event!

Best wishes,

Mackenzie Arsenault

Maine Women’s Network

Portland Chapter Chair


Meet our chapter's leadership team

Mackenzie Arsenault


State Board Member

Financial Planner

Cornerstone Financial Planning

Samantha R. Anderson, CPA


State Board Member

Senior Accountant

Albin, Randall & Bennett, CPAs

Shelly Davgun, MPH

Program Chair

Maine Medical Center-Maine Heart Center

Cardiology Program Manager

Abbie McGilvery

Marketing Chair

Social Media Strategist & Coach

From The Nest

Susan J. Pye

State Board Member

Financial Advisor 

The Danforth Group of Wells Fargo

Lynda Adams

Board Member

Marketing Director

Essential Living Maine

Lauren Greenslade

Board Member

Assistant Vice President

Mortgage Processing Manager

Camden National Bank

Gigi Guyton

Board Member

Regional Manager

Microenterprise Specialist 

New Ventures Maine


Joanne Lester

Board Member

Technical and Customer Service Manager

City of Portland, Maine


Caitlin Crowe

Membership Chair, Board Member

Vice President, Relationship Manager


Caroline L. Morrison

Board Member

Sound & Color Therapist

Ayurvedic Practitioner

Soul Arts Wellness Studio

Sophia Rosendo

Board Member

Associate Broker

Tranzon Auction Properties

Kris McCrea, PCC

Past Chair


McCrea Coaching

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