Join PWMC Tuesday, Nov. 10 at 11:30 a.m. for our sixth virtual workshop and meeting on Zoom. This is an interactive meeting with time for Q&A.  CLICK HERE TO REGISTER. You must register by Nov. 9 at 11:30 a.m. to attend. Up to 100 members and guests may attend this FREE event. This meeting is being sponsored by PWMC member Melissa Larson with CPG Printing & Graphics and owner of Mad Strategy.

ABOUT THE WORKSHOP:  Small Business Survival – COVID-19 has brought hardships, but has it brought unexpected blessings and opportunities, too? Hear how local business owners are managing in this unprecedented time and how you can pivot your own business to thrive. Also joining us is Karen Bussone from the Small Business Development Center at Illinois Wesleyan University who can give us a bigger picture of how McLean County area businesses are faring.


Denise Geske is an owner of Fox & Hounds, a full service salon and day spa offering a variety of hair services, natural nail services, massage therapy, skin care and full body waxing and sugaring. The salon has been operating since 1971.

Shannon Patterson is owner of Shannon’s Five Star Restaurant and soon-to-open Shannon’s Cafe Downtown. The restaurant is known for its “made from scratch comfort food”, honest portions and pricing. Shannon’s Five Star opened in November 2003.

NOTE: Our Holiday Celebration in December will be virtual meeting. Mark your calendar for December 8, 5:30-7 p.m. Details will be announced soon!