Author Archives: Irving Women's Network

About Irving Women's Network

Irving Women's Network (IWN) offers excellent networking opportunities for business women, community leaders, and volunteers in Irving and surrounding areas. Our purpose is to promote business interaction among women in the DFW area, to enlighten and encourage them in their business endeavors, and to educate them in the nuances of networking.

IWN Board: Nice timely meeting today with a great speaker – I enjoyed his talk and the modulation of his voice. Good job Linda.  See how fast the round table goes if the tables stand up and  preparation? (Ok, who … Continue reading

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to Infinity and Beyond!

Wow, gals! Our last meeting was so awesome! The food was over the top, yes, I’m a foodie. In addition to that, our speaker, Mary Amoedo, got us all thinking a lot more about what it takes to move our … Continue reading

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July Coffee Connection Recap

Why do women enjoy the camaraderie afforded at the intimate IWN Coffee Connections? Because it’s a great time to take a break, relax, visit and begin to get to know each other. That hour or so, on the second Friday … Continue reading

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IWN’s The Main Place

Five IISD big wigs came for a presentation and tour of The Main Place on a hot Tuesday afternoon, July 5.  Present were School Superintendent, Dr Dana Bedden; brand new Assistant Superintendent, Dr Melody Paschall; Director for Elementary Teaching & … Continue reading


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WHY Does She Act Like That?!

Kim Schuld, The Life Journey Coach, will present a talk, Wired That Way, at IWN’s June luncheon.  Kim is a life coach, fitness coach and motivational speaker who will show us how to evaluate our life journey and challenge us … Continue reading

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Dr. Elba Garcia – a great example!

How does IWN member, Dr Elba Garcia, keep up with everything in our community?  Not only does she have a thriving dental practice, she’s the elected Dallas County Commissioner – so her community is not just Irving – it’s the entire … Continue reading

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Irving City Councilmen help The Main Place

Irving City Councilman Roy Santoscoy and his wife, Cindy, donated a much needed sewing machine to The Main Place. Anyone who sews and has the desire to help Irving Women’s Network help the homeless teens contact Sharon Johnston @ 214-202-0225. We … Continue reading

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What Kind of Women Belong to IWN?

IWN member Linda Lummus, owner of Consulting Services International, just placed an order for 600 shopping bags (an assortment of three different sizes) to be delivered to The Main Place.  The teens who are referred for new clothing by IISD and Winfree Academy counselors … Continue reading

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The Value of Networking

Last Thursday, along with Margie Stipes, Sandy Franco, Deya Molina and Jan Killen, I helped serve lunch for the IWN Teacher Appreciation Luncheon at Stipes Elementary.  Sloan Johnston, Elba Garcia and a few unidentified others had dropped off food earlier. As a … Continue reading

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IWN’s 2010 Scrapbooking Party

It’s time to prepare IWN’s 2010 Scrapbook.  The scrapbook contains pictures, newspaper articles, flyers, etc. to document IWN’s achievements and milestones last year, and we need your help in putting it all together. WHERE: The Main Place, 129 S. Main, Irving … Continue reading

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