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Doyenne is changing the face of entrepreneurship in the Madison-area and beyond. Women are powerful players in our economy and unleashing their entrepreneurial potential will change the world. Doyenne brings strong, motivated people together to advance women’s entrepreneurship through four key strategies:

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Entrepreneurship can be an isolating experience. You don’t need to go it alone! Entrepreneurs need a community of people who are listening to them and advocating for them. Whether your business is an idea on the back of a napkin, preparing  to launch, growing, or changing direction, you’ll benefit from a Doyenne membership. Join Now.

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As the saying goes, “It takes a village…” To truly change the face of entrepreneurship, Doyenne needs talented women and men from all professional backgrounds. If you are passionate about helping  women entrepreneurs develop their potential, build their ventures, and contribute to our community,  become an Ambassador today.

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Thu 30

Spring 2017 Mentor Match

March 30 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Apr 12

April 2017 Connect

April 12 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Apr 25
May 10

May 2017 Connect

May 10 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Recent News

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Featured Entrepreneur: Mary Romolino

Mar 26 2017 // APRIL 2017 Doyenne Group (DG): What is the name of your business? Mary: Acme Nerd Games, LLC DG: What is your role/title within the business? Mary: Owner DG: What is the goal/mission of your business? Mary: Create…

Doyenne’s New Programming

Mar 12 2017 // Wisconsin State Journal business reporter Judy Newman interviews Amy Gannon and Heather Wentler about new Doyenne programming, including Founder Series, Showcase and our new Mentor Match dates. Read the article  

March 2017 Note from Doyenne Group Executive Director

Mar 03 2017 // In the February Letter from the Executive Director I wrote that I’m going to be spending the next few months discussing separating yourself from your business’s social media pages to build a stronger brand. This…