Philadelphia Women’s Network Connection
We’re not just a business, we’re a community
Philadelphia Women’s Network Connection, LLC, a certified EDWOSB, WBE, and MBE organization, has been empowering women small business owners and solo entrepreneurs for over 5 years. We specialize in leadership and business development training, equity and inclusion training, and much more. We’re proud to serve federal, city, and state governments, B2B organizations, private sectors, and universities. We love strategizing with women business owners.
Message From our Founder Felicia Shanken
About the PWNC Foundation
PWNC Foundation, Inc., empowers women in underserved communities to become successful entrepreneurs. We help women who want to leave their corporate jobs become full time entrepreneurs by taking the steps necessary to run a successful business.
Our goal is to help these women start their own businesses and revitalize their communities by offering services and employment. Read more about our Transition Program on our Foundation page.
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Founder of Grow Together Snow Foundation
"Integral, Honest, Brilliant and Courageous! Felicia is an awesome servant leader. She continues to bring innovation to the women in her network. Each encounter feels fresh. If you are seeking a positive leader who is passionate about growth and development, Felicia is your absolute best choice!"
Anika B. Smith
Founder of Great Rewards Beauty Studio
"Working with Felicia Shanken (Mrs. Felicia to me) has been truly life-changing and eye-opening. She has been an answered prayer in more ways than one. Mrs. Felicia has a unique way of transforming a person who is business minded into someone with a business perspective. My outlook on business building, Entrepreneurship, wealth, and many other aspects of life has evolved tremendously through our coaching sessions. Mrs. Felicia is truly a wonderful teacher and educator. Her ability to help people step out of their comfort zones and reach unknown levels of potential is awe-inspiring. I am so honored to have the leadership of someone as beautiful, powerful, and professional as Mrs. Felicia Shanken."
Shante R. Roddy
Founder of She Boss Talk
"Felicia is my collaboration partner. I just love her and what her organization is doing to empower women. I highly recommend joining her community and collaborating with her."
Sales Communications Strategist Global Sales Leadership Expert Podcast Host
"Felicia has a vivacious spirit and an unwavering dedication to helping women in business to understand and achieve their full potential. She also possesses a keen business mind, understanding the value she brings to the table and knowing its worth. She uses this value to strengthen others, ensuring that "networking" isn't just a buzz-word. It is a sustainable business endeavor."
Social Media Strategist Social Media Consultant Social Media Trainer Social Media Marketer Social Media Speaker
"I’ve had the wonderful pleasure of working with Felicia and the PWNC on a few training events. Felicia is a professional who truly cares about her members and wants to see them excel and succeed in their businesses. She is constantly strategizing and planning events that bring value to her organization and her membership.
Founder of Virtualway-Professional-Services
"Felicia Spivey-Shanken, the Founder & CEO of the Philadelphia Women's Network Connection has a natural talent of gathering, leading and developing Women. Felicia is passionate about helping women to build businesses for themselves. Felicia hosts meetings that provide education and skills to enhance the knowledge she provides to her membership groups on a daily basis. Felicia's goal is that women can come together, learn from each other and develop profitable businesses. I highly recommend Felicia Spivey-Shanken as a leader and developer of Women in the U.S and abroad.