Tues-Thurs, July 17-19
Women's Innovation Network - WIN - Retreat in Geneva, IL

  

   
What: Innovation, Inclusion, Inspiration!
Come for a day trip, an overnight, or the full 3 days and 2 nights. Enjoy networking, leadership and business education, spa treatments, great food and dessert - including a free Geneva Chocolate Tour! - and activities such as shopping, afternoon tea, nature walks, or simply relaxing along the Fox River!

When: Tuesday, July 17 - Thursday, July 19, 2012.

Where: The Herrington Inn and Spa, Geneva, IL. The metra ride from Ogilvie Station in Chicago to Geneva is an hour and 15 minutes, and the Inn provides complimentary car service to guests for the 5 minute ride from the Geneva metra station to the Inn.


Full Retreat package: $25 Early Bird Pricing ($50 starting June1), includes 2 1/2 days of educational sessions and a Geneva Chocolate Tour (meals and hotel accommodations not included).



 
Click to see what a great time we had a the 2011 Summer Retreat!
$50
 

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Public transportation: easily accessible on Metra; find directions from your location at metrarail.com.


Tuesday, July 17

 
• 12:00 noon onward:
Check-in at Herrington. Free time for spa treatments or activities of your choice.

• 7:00 pm:
Welcome Dinner. Location: Atwater’s at the Herrington.

 


Wednesday, July 18

 

• 6:00 - 6:50 am: Sunrise Pilates.

• 8:00 - 9:30 am: 
Business Breakfast, featuring "5 Tips for Confident Networking", Valerie Beck

 

• 10:00 - 10:45 am: 
Education - "Integrity Marketing", Donna Smith Bellinger


 

• 11:00 am - 11:45 am:
“Greening Your Business”, Shari Ralish
 

• 12:00 noon:
Free time for lunch, spa, shopping, your choice
  

• 2:45 pm - 5:30 pm:
Geneva Chocolate Tour - FREE to Retreat Attendees
 
  

• 7:00 – 8:30 pm:
WIN Imagination Dinner. Location: Fiora’s 
 

• 9:30 pm:
Movie Night, with Art Project led by Maike van Wijk


Thursday, July 19

  

• 6:00 - 6:50 am: Sunrise Pilates.

• 8:00 - 10:00 am:
Business Breakfast - networking/mastermind topic: "Wheel of Life", led by Valerie Beck, with group participation 
 
 

• 10:00 - 10:45 am:
Education – "Finessing Financing ", Alison Clemens, Fernanda Hopkins
 
  

• 11:00 am - 11:45 am:
Education - "Top Technology Tips ", Erica Thomas
 
 

• 12:00 noon - 12:45 pm:
Education - "Onward and Upward: Using Attitude, Belief, and Commitment to Achieve Your Goals", Valerie Beck
 
  

• 1:00 pm:
Free time for lunch, spa, shopping, your choice.
• 3:00 pm:
Afternoon Tea and closing remarks.