The mission of the American Business Women's Association (ABWA) is to bring together women of diverse occupations and to provide opportunities for them to help themselves and others grow personally and professionally through leadership, education, networking support and national recognition.

2016 Woman of the Year
Nominations Needed

Below is the application for Woman of the Year with eligibility criteria. We have so many deserving members, please take a moment and nominate someone, even yourself! Packages are due by November 16, 2015.

WOY Application Form

Congratulations to Peggy Brockman, Top 10 Business Woman

Congratulations to ABWA-ECC member Peggy Brockman, who has been selected as this year's recipients of the 2016 Top Ten Business Women of ABWA honor!

Emerald Coast Chapter Wins Best Practices Award For 2014

Pictured (Back Row: L-R): Gail Waller, Jackie Pilcher, Tammy McDaniel, Sallye Belton, Laura Luttrell and Amy McBride. (Front Row: L-R): Peggy Brockman, Mary Florence and Tammy Magee.

Next Meeting

December 1, 2015

Sons of Italy (808 South Drive, FWB - Located Behind Choctaw Plaza off Racetrack Road)
Meeting 5:30 p.m.

Join us for our last meeting of the year with a FUN evening of celebrating the holidays.

There will also be a White Elephant sale, so bring those items you'd like to include in this fundraiser. You don't want to miss the Dec Dinner!

Our Dec table sponsor is Tracy McCreary of Southern Star Printing and Barbara Britt our Leadership Trainer and Motivator.

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Woman of the Year Boat Poker Run Scholarships

Congratulations to 
Sallye Belton, the 
2015 ABWA Emerald 
Coast Chapter Woman 
of the Year. More >>

The 2015 ABWA Billy Bowlegs Boating Poker 
Run will be held on
May 16, 2015. More >>

Congratulations to our Take
 Stock in Children Winner, 
Lauren Sinclair.  More >>

DeAnna Loftis as 2015 Business Associate of the Year
Congratulations to DeAnna Loftis, our 2015 ABWA-ECC Business Associate of the Year!  DeAnna works for Harris Business Machines, which has generously given so much to our ABWA chapter and the community!  More >>


American Business Women's Association
Emerald Coast Chapter #1579

P.O. Box 731 
Fort Walton Beach, FL  32549

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