Next ABWA Meeting Aug. 12

The Northern Palm Beach Chapter of the American Business Women’s Association will meet on Wednesday, Aug. 12 at 6 p.m. To RSVP, or for more information, contact Loretta Remy at (561) 317-3227 or

The meeting typically takes place at the Embassy Suites Hotel on PGA Blvd. in Palm Beach Gardens. Networking from 6 to 6:30 p.m. The cost is typically $25 through Sunday, Aug. 9 and $30 after Sunday and at the door. If the meeting occurs at the hotel, utilize this link to pay: or pay at the door. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the meeting may take place via Zoom. If so, upon registration, login details will be shared, and there will be no cost to participate.

The August speaker is Tina K. VaLant of Extraordinary Photography on the topic of “The Power of the Portrait.” VaLant is a speaker, photographer, columnist, author and advocate. Her motto is “serve, share and shine.” Today, more than ever, your image matters. What, how and where you post images can either help or hinder your success. Join in this action-packed, humorous presentation and learn how you can create a profile picture that opens doors to new contacts, clicks, business, opportunities and friends.

The mission of the American Business Women’s Association is to bring together businesswomen of diverse occupations and to provide opportunities for them to help themselves and others grow personally and professionally through leadership, education, networking support and national recognition. For more information, visit