THE BWE EXPERIENCE!!

GET Glam! GET Pampered! GET Empowered!

 BWe Beauty Makeovers

Relaxing Massages

Amazing Fashion Show

Soothing Spa Treatments

Exclusive Pop-Up Shops by Reality Stars

Engaging Seminars & Workshops

Celebrity Meet & Greet

Top National Musical Performances

Natural Hair Trends

Culinary Tastings

Shop To Your Heart’s Content


Book Your Girls Trip for BWe Weekend in Chicago
At our Official Host Hotel

Hotel Chicago Downtown, An Autograph Collection

#SheMatters Empowerment Sessions & Workshops

BWe tailors multiple conversations for the African American woman, her family, her career and her lifestyle annually.  Both local and national speakers in each BWe market have an opportunity to join the conversation and provide their expertise on a group of topics during the weekend to include

– Healthy Lifestyle
– Relationships
– Business
– Beauty
– Wealth & Finance
– Arts & Entertainment
– Technology

Do you have what it takes to join our expert lineup of speakers, educators and influencers during BWe weekend?

Submit your speaker proposal, speaker bio, press kit, video links and more before the deadline date of Friday, March 1, 2019 at 5:00 PM CST to be considered as a speaker for BWe Chicago.

ABOUT THE BLACK WOMEN’S EXPO

The nation’s longest-running exposition of its kind for African American consumers!

The Black Women’s Expo (BWe), originating in Chicago, offers unparalleled opportunities for brands seeking to engage with the African American consumer in multiple markets.  BWe is where Black Women can be found, in record numbers, annually for the BWe Experience, where she finds the latest trends, amazing new products and services, where she gets informed, empowered and enlightened!

Black women will not only have the BWe Experience in Chicago, but in Atlanta and Dallas in 2019 with our 3-City Tour!   Now in our 25th year, The Black Women’s Expo presents an array of dynamic speakers and celebrities in seminar sessions, top musical artists on our main stage…and a lively marketplace for corporations and small business exhibitors to engage with the powerful and growing African American consumer!

With our 3-City Tour, The Black Women’s Expo engages millions of consumers through our unprecedented media campaigns, (radio, television, print, digital, social media) with media partnerships in each market.

Empowering.

Over 40 seminars & workshops presented by local & national speakers, A-list celebrities, and thought-leaders from around the country!

Entertaining.

The hottest musical acts, fashion & hair shows, comedy, dance and much more daily on the BWe Main Stage.

Engaging

On the BWe Exhibit Floor where corporations, small business vendors, educational and medical institutions showcase the latest trends, products & services that you need.

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The first former speaker we recognize is @oprah who spoke at the Expo several years ago. What a great way to kickoff the 25 day countdown to the Expo. We have had and will continue to have excellent speakers. You don’t want to miss this year’s Anniversary Expo. #shematters #shematters25 #theblackwomensexpo #blackwomensexpo #oprah #oprahwinfrey #speakers #previousspeakers #day25 #25daycountdowntotheExpo
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We are 25 days away from the 25th @theblackwomensexpo_ and we are super excited. As we begin the countdown we will be featuring 25 outstanding women that have been speakers at the Expo and the phenomenal women behind the Expo. Come back today and everyday to see who we are featuring. By the way have you purchased your tickets yet? Half price tickets can be purchased at our corporate sponsor @walgreens #shematters #shematters25 #blackwomen #chicago #chicagoevents #theblackwomensexpo #blackwomensexpo #walgreens #tickets #countdown #day25
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Are you a chef, caterer, restaurant owner or do you have culinary or food related product or service? Then you want to be featured in our Culinary Corner. Contact us at www.theblackwomensexpo.com for more information. #shematters #shematters25 #chef #caterer #restaurantowner #restauranteur #chicago #chicagochefs #chicagocaterers #topchicagorestaurants #chicagofood #chicagofoodie
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You can purchase your ticket from the comfort of your home at www.theblackwomensexpo.com. If you happen to be out and about stop by @walgreens for your half price tickets. However you choose, just make sure you get your ticket! See you soon! #shematters #shematters25 #walgreens #theblackwomensexpo #blackwomensexpo #chicago #chicagoevents #ticketsonsalenow
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We continue to celebrate Women’s History Month. See what we have been creating April 12-14, 2019 as we celebrate 25 years of Empowering & Engaging Talented, Ambitious & Accomplished Black Women! We hope to see you there. #shematters #shematters25 #theblackwomensexpo #blackwomensexpo #womenshistorymonth #empoweringwomen #engagingwomen #talentedwomen #ambitiouswomen #accomplishedwomen #blackwomen
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This flyer was from a seminar at our 2011 expo with the @thebossnetwork what seminars will we be offering this year? Stay tuned for more details. You want to get your tickets today. There will be more greatness this year. #shematters #shematters25 #thebossnetwork #theblackwomensexpo #blackwomensexpo #blackwomen #seminar #workshop #panel #chicago #chicagoevents
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We are excited for our corporate sponsor @jewelosco to be on hand with We Love Local! Make sure you stop by and see what they have to offer at this year’s @theblackwomensexpo_ #shematters #shematters25 #jewelosco #welovelocal #blackwomen #theblackwomensexpo #blackwomensexpo #chicago #chicagoevents
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We are excited to be celebrating 25 years! Are you ready to celebrate with us? Purchase your tickets today. Tickets are available on our website www.theblackwomensexpo.com or half price tickets are available at @walgreens #shematters #shematters25 #blackwomen #blackwomensexpo #chicago #chicagoevents #celebration #theblackwomensexpo

Strong.   Savvy.   Significant.

The African American Woman is that and more.

SHE MATTERS!

EXPO Components

Exhibitor’s Marketplace

Where corporations and small business vendors showcase their products & services over 3 days to the African American consumer.

Seminars & Workshops

Relevant, thought-provoking, informational sessions presented that address issues in the community with local and national experts.

Main Stage

National musical artists, favorite local acts, fashion & hair shows, dance, theatre & much more offered daily.

Celebrities & Notables

Engage with local and national celebrities, actors/actresses, musical artists, speakers & lecturers, prominent community leaders and other notables.

Teen Summit

Forums addressing today’s African American youth.

SPONSORS

Corporations that know the value of marketing to the powerful Black Consumer receive comprehensive brand exposure through our unprecedented multimedia campaign and their onsite engagement.