Black Business Expo

November 9th

10:00am - 5:00pm




Register Now and join thousands of successful African American female business owners & entrepreneurs


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The Women In Charge Black Business Expo is designed to highlight small businesses and organizations that are owned and established by African American women within our community. During this event, you will be enlightened and inspired as an entrepreneur to make moves like never before.


Join like-minded individuals and amazing exhibitors from all over Southern California as we experience workshops, keynote speakers, and a top of the art fashion show, Melanin Unleashed, which is a fierce show combined with Afrocentric attire from stylist LaTresa Harris and bold lingerie pieces from Maries Boutique. There will also be a Q&A panel comprised of multi-million dollar entrepreneurs and feature presentations from self-made billionaires and investors.


It is free to the public but all guests must register online to get your name on the guest list. No walk-ins will be allowed into the venue and no door admission price will be available.


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Become A PWNA Member For ALL ACCESS VIP PASSES & To Get Recognized During Our New Members Highlight Ceremony

Boss Lady Breakfast
Boss Lady Breakfast

Professional Women's Networking Association will be hosting a breakfast before the Expo doors open. Mingle with our exhibitors, sponsors, speakers, and other guest over coffee and a catered meal. We will also be honoring some local entrepreneurs who have been doing an exceptional job within their community. Save Your Spot Before it's too late.

Dynamic Speakers
Dynamic Speakers

We will have dynamic speakers at the Women in Charge Expo. They will encourage, enlighten, and push you to new heights with their powerful words. See who will be speaking at this years event.

Exhibitors Outlet
Exhibitors Outlet

Support over 1,000 Black Female owned businesses within our community by shopping at our exhibitors outlet. Business owners can also find new innovative products and services that will help take their business to the next level. Register Today (it's free to attend)

Intimate Q&A Session
Intimate Q&A Session
Fashion Show
Fashion Show

Melanin Unleashed is a bold and sexy fashion show that is a main attraction at the Women In Charge Black Business Expo. This show features custom Afrocentric fashion pieces paired alongside sexy lingerie garments that are modeled by fierce African American models who know how to work every angle of our runway. Learn more about this attraction

Educational Workshops
Educational Workshops

Get educated and motivated on topics designed for women (and men) in business. Sit up under influential masterminds during our 45 minute sessions. Space is limited so arrive early! Find out which workshops we are offering and register online to skip the lines.

Kids Pavilion
Kids Pavilion

Professional African American Youth Society is hosting the Women in Charge Youth Pavilion. Bring your child out to have a great time at the Creative Mindz Pavilion. There will be exhibits displayed featuring young entrepreneurs, live performances from some of their favorite Youtube stars, face painting, storytime, games, a puppet show, jumper, and so much more. Buy wrist bands and game passes today.

Innovators Showcase
Innovators Showcase

Meet black innovators right here within our very own community. Check out our roster today

After Hours Happy Hour
After Hours Happy Hour

The fun is not over just yet! Enjoy an hour of free beer (or tea) right before our After Hours Business Mixer begins. Upgrade to a Level Up ticket and skip the lines.


  • Network with thousands of black female-owned businesses, investors, start-ups, & entrepreneurs

  • Attend speed networking sessions to quickly make new business leads/contacts

  • Grow your business & knowledge by attending small workshops and seminars

  • Interact with industry experts & top dogs within your industry

  • Learn about new products & services that can help make your business run more smoothly

  • Gain a large amount of targeted sales leads

  • Get your business noticed by others within your community and incorporate new ideas

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