We are now open for our Biz Ed and Community Classes and opening our Retail Showroom in accordance to the guidance we have been given from State and Local Government. All precautions are being taken to keep you safe. When registering for classes, you will see the class guidelines for safety. For our Retail Shopping Events, all of our Biz Leaders will wear masks and keep their booths sanitized. We have a disinfecting station for the Center and we disinfect daily.
Our Mission is to provide a platform that facilitates business growth for entrepreneurs through connections, encouragement, empowerment, and inspiration while utilizing our programming, trainings, community resources, and retail showroom opportunities.
Our Focus is to help women empower themselves and thrive in all areas of their lives: Personal, Business, and Spiritual. We welcome all business owners, men and women alike, and the community to take advantage of the facility and the different programs that we offer.
As a Business owner, you can make The Market your West Wichita store front every Saturday!
The Market is the perfect place to get products or services noticed and sold. Launch new businesses, ideas and prototypes At the Market!
Our shoppers will be supporting local when they shop our very eclectic Retail Showroom! They will be greeted with warm and friendly business owners ready to meet their needs. Shop for products, services or for a non-profit to support!
Educational programs are hosted at our facility throughout the week. Business owners and the Community alike can take advantage of these classes and put what they have learned to practical use right away.
The Market is INTENTIONAL in helping to build a strong community in the Wichita area with business leaders, owners, non-profits and with the public!
Enter as Friends, Leave as Family!
Our Signature Event and the foundational program that the market was built upon. Held the fourth Saturday of the month.
This small business community builder event features a closed door meeting with participating business owners. Each business leader sets up a Table Top Booth to showcase and sell their products and/or services.
This program includes:
Opens to the public after the closed meeting. The Market hosts a fun, eclectic shopping experience with a fashion show, food, prize giveaways and more! This event is FREE for the public to attend.
Retail Shopping Events. Open to the Public on Saturdays. These events are FREE for the public to attend!
For all business owners, non-profits, artists and authors who have a product to sell or a service to promote. Use the retail showroom as your storefront! The perfect place to launch a new business, book, product or prototype!
Booth Spaces and Table Top Spaces are available.
Our Popular Business Community Builder Event. This B2B event is held the second Friday evening of every month and is closed to the public. Come after work and mingle with likeminded business leaders, exchange contact information and expand your circle of influence!
Light hors d'oeuvres provided and cash bar.
Our Personal Development classes will help you reach your goals! Business owners and managers are always looking to obtain more qualified and motivated personnel for their companies. Learn what professional HR personnel are looking for in a well polished individual. You may even be encouraged to go into a small business for yourself!
These classes can include the following from qualified instructors: Modeling, Ettiquette, Writing, Painting, Art & Crafts, Photography and More! Our Personal Development classes will help you reach your goals!
In the simplest terms, Business Development can be summarized as the ideas, initiatives and activities aimed towards making a business better. This includes increasing revenues, growth in terms of business expansion, increasing profitability by building strategic partnerships, and making strategic business decisions.
Our Business Development classes and seminars are taught by top professionals who are actively working their own businesses using practical applications. The topics are specifically aimed to help you develop your business from the back office to the front lines!
Leadership Development is the teaching of leadership qualities, including communication, ability to motivate others, and management, to an individual who may or may not use the learned skills in a leadership position.
Everyone is a leader in some shape or form! Learn how to hone in and develop your leadership skills!
Spiritual growth is the process of becoming more mature in one's relationship with Jesus Christ. If you are looking to make some new friends and build relationships with others, consider joining one of our Bible Study classes that are offered on a regular basis.
Situational Awareness & Safety Classes will educate individuals on a variety of safety practices at work, at school, and in daily life. Safety courses include Financial Safety, CPR training, Work and Home Environment Safety, and Self-defense.
These classes are offered by certified instructors.
Health is the absence of illness, injury or disease. Wellness is much more than the absence of illness; it is health-promoting behaviors to achieve your full potential.
Our classes will help you make better choices and develop better behaviors concerning your health. At the Market you will find educational and exercise classes to help you improve the well being of your body and mind!
If you have a question about our programming, or would like to see if we are a match for your specific needs, send us a message, or give us a call. We're always happy to connect with new customers and small business leaders!
Plaza West Shopping Center | 601 N West St, St 246, Wichita, KS 67203