The next breakfast meeting of the Essex Chapter of the New Jersey Association of Women Business Owners (NJAWBO) will be held on Tuesday, September 7, 2010, between 8:00 and 9:30 A.M., at The Original Pancake House, 817 Bloomfield Avenue, in West Caldwell. NJAWBO Essex provides a forum for networking, professional development, and education for women business owners. The attendees will each be given time to give their 30-second elevator speech, telling the group who they are and what they do.

The cost is $17 for members and $22 for nonmembers with reservations ($5 more for those without reservations). For reservations, please register online at or contact the NJAWBO Essex Hotline at 973-746-4404 by September 5. For more information, contact Ellen Harris at

The New Jersey Association of Women Business Owners, Inc. (NJAWBO) is a not-for-profit organization whose mission is to provide tools for women business owners to compete in any marketplace enabling them to operate a financially successful business. NJAWBO is the largest statewide women business owners' organization in the United States. Its primary objective is to support and encourage business ownership by women. Networking, partnering, leadership, education, and political advocacy are the hallmarks of the NJAWBO experience.