Women Empower Expo has a mission to empower, educate and equip female entrepreneurs with the knowledge, tools and community to create and grow successful businesses.
The Women Empower Expo takes place in select cities across North America gathering thousands of female entrepreneurs, business leaders, creatives, and professionals who are passionate about making a positive difference in their career, life and community. At each of our events we focus on collaborating with local entrepreneurs, leaders, businesses and organizations to help create a thriving ecosystem to support female entrepreneurs year round. Our one-day events feature educational tracks and unique experiences for entrepreneurs and change leaders at the different stages of the business lifecycle with a focus on the following:
2500+ Women. 50+ Speakers. 1 Empowering Day.
FORT LAUDERDALE 2016
WASHINGTON D.C. 2017
FORT LAUDERDALE 2017
MEET OUR FOUNDER
MEET OUR FOUNDER
Alexa Carlin is a nationally renowned public speaker, Founder & CEO of the Women Empower Expo (WEX), and Creator of BeAPublicSpeaker.com. Alexa Founded the Women Empower Expo in 2016 after noticing a need for a national event to connect like-minded women who are passionate about making a difference in the world.
Alexa has been featured on the cover of Meetings & Conventions Magazine being named 1 of 15 “Young Millennial Go-Getters To Watch” and named one of the “Most Powerful Women In Fort Lauderdale” by Gold Coast’s Fort Lauderdale Daily.
Alexa’s drive to make a difference was inspired after a near-death experience that happened during her senior year at the University of Florida in 2013 leaving her with a 1% chance of living. This experience inspired Alexa to share her story vulnerably to audiences all over the world through public speaking. Her authentic message of resilience and empowerment has led her to grow an engaged following of over 70,000 people on social media.
Alexa has been featured on the Oprah Winfrey Network, Cheddar TV, ABC, FOX, CBS and in The Huffington Post, Glamour Magazine, Mashable, Gold Coast Magazine, and The Sun-Sentinel among others. Alexa’s mission with the Women Empower Expo is to create events in select cities in North America (to start) to foster a community of women who collaborate versus compete and feel empowered to create a positive change in the world.