Our theme for December, “Using Publicity To Get Your Message Heard” will be the driving conversation throughout our SpeakerChats, Virtual Roundtable, blog content and social media posts this month. We invite you to get in on the conversation, connect and contribute with your sister WSA members today!


Our LIVE SpeakerChats are scheduled on EVERY TUESDAY @ 4pm PT

Our MEMBER CALLS are scheduled on the 2nd & 4th Wednesday of every month at 9am & 6pm PT

We hope these set times make it easier for as many of you around the world to join us.

All registration links can be found in your WSA Event Calendar in your Members Area



Have You Attended Your WSA Associate Member Welcome Call?

To kick off your membership, we’d like to invite you to attend your Associate Member Welcome Call. On this interactive call, we will:

  • Share the story behind WSA, the deeper meaning behind what we do and how it’s relevant to you
  • Explain how you can maximize your membership so that WSA can help you GROW your visibility, EXPAND your booking prospects and INCREASE your bottom line AND plug you into a global organization of women in 120 countries on 6 continents
  • Give you a chance to connect and collaborate with your sister WSA members
  • Get your questions answered by WSA Founders Liora Mendeloff & Gail Watson

(NOTE: If you’re an existing Associate Member and have not yet attended Your Welcome Call, we invite you to join us too!)

Visit your WSA Events Calendar in Your Members Area To Reserve Your Spot For Your Associate Member Welcome Call Or Click Below on one of the call dates:

Wednesday, Dec 11th @ 6:00pm PT / 9:00pm ET

Wednesday, Dec 18th @ 9:00am PT / 12:00pm ET



Please Visit your WSA Events Calendar In Your Members Area To Reserve Your Spot On:

Your Premier Member Networking & Collaboration Call
Wednesday, Dec 11th, 2013
9:00am PT / 12:00pm ET (30 min)

On this highly interactive 30-minute networking call, you will have the opportunity to connect and collaborate with your sister WSA Founding Premier Members.

Your Premier Member Virtual Roundtable
Wednesday, Dec 18th, 2013
6:00pm PT / 9:00pm ET (1 hour)

Topic: Leveraging Publicity To Get Your Message Heard

Meet Our Conversation Starter:

Lisa ManyonLisa Manyon
The Business Marketing Architect
Ashland, Oregon

Lisa Manyon is The Business Marketing Architect and President of Lisa specializes in POWERFULLY communicating your marketing message to increase results. The creator of The New Marketing Model for Success, Lisa is changing the way we market today with her relationship based approach to marketing with integrity and her “Challenge. Solution. Invitation.™” formula as seen in Inc Magazine. Lisa helps entrepreneurs reach their individual goals and transform dreams into manageable action steps with tangible results. Lisa is a regular guest expert on Experience Pros radio, her philosophies are featured alongside visionaries Richard Branson, Jessica Jackley, Arianna Huffington and B Corporations like Ben and Jerry’s in the #1 bestselling books Wonder Women: How Western Women Will Save The World and Engage: Your Step by Step Guide to Creating a Workplace That You, Your Co-workers and Your Customers LOVE!  She offers free marketing resources on her award winning blog and is available for speaking engagements.

What’s a Virtual Roundtable?

A Virtual Roundtable is exclusive for WSA Founding Premier Members. This is your place to connect with other WSA members and dialogue around the hottest topics as defined by YOU, our Founding Premier Members. During this highly interactive call, you will engage in conversation around our selected topic and get a chance to glean wisdom and insights from our “Conversation Starter” and one another. We believe that each participant has something of value to contribute and ask you to show up ready to give and receive in an atmosphere of support and inspiration.


WSA Live Meet-Up are primarily member-driven events in your local area. Premier Members are invited to host a meet-up in their local area, which WSA will support promoting. All WSA Members are invited to attend any meet-up for free as part of their membership.

Live Meet-ups will resume in January

Questions? Send email to

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Every Tuesday @ 4pm PT / 7pm ET

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Check Your WSA Event Calendar in your Members Area for more information on weekly topics and guests.

DEC 3rd:
TOPIC: Ready, Set, Publicity: How to Leverage Your Speaking for More Media Coverage
GUEST: Shannon Cherry @ShannonCherry
HOST: Tracey Ehman @partnerinbiz
CO-HOST: Mary Joyce @resoucesqueen

TOPIC: Brand of You: Personal Branding
GUEST: Julie Cotinneau @JCottin
HOST: Melanie Benson Strick @melcoach
CO-HOST: Mary Joyce @resourcesqueen

TOPIC: Low Cost Local Publicity Stunts
GUEST: Michelle Tennant @MichelleTennant
HOST: Melanie Benson Strick @melcoach
CO-HOST: Tracey Ehman @partnerinbiz