Our story

We are a dynamic non-profit organization committed to advancing all women in leadership positions.

We are relevant, curious and creative; we adapt to change.

We are ambitious, success-oriented women committed to growing our respective organizations and to supporting each other.

We cultivate connections and conversations across diverse populations.

We propel women leaders to achieve personal and professional success and deliver positive impact within their businesses and communities.

We deliver actionable insights and results that transform women leaders and their organizations.

Join today and become part of our community. We propel high-potential women forward with the right tools, resources, mentoring and connections.

We are a dynamic non-profit organization committed to advancing all women in leadership positions.

We are relevant, curious and creative; we adapt to change.

We are ambitious, success-oriented women committed to growing our respective organizations and to supporting each other.

We cultivate connections and conversations across diverse populations.

We propel women leaders to achieve personal and professional success and deliver positive impact within their businesses and communities.

We deliver actionable insights and results that transform women leaders and their organizations.

Join today and become part of our community. We propel high-potential women forward with the right tools, resources, mentoring and connections.

 What’s Happening

The programs and events at The Women’s Edge are focused on helping participants develop professionally and personally. We offer a variety of schedules and formats, giving you the freedom to participate in whatever way works best. Our programs and events bring together leaders across industries to develop skills, grow networks, advance careers, and collaborate towards a more equitable future for all. With our variety of offerings and engagement options, everyone can get involved.

The Commonwealth Institute is Now The Women's Edge

Welcome to “The Women’s Edge,” reflecting a strategic plan to expand the scope of its programs, membership base and geographic footprint.

Top 100 Women-Led Businesses in Massachusetts

In partnership with The Boston Globe Magazine our Annual awards program highlights women business leaders who make a significant impact on the state’s economy.

Announcing the 2022 Extraordinary Women Advancing Healthcare Honorees

Recognizing ten outstanding individuals for their career achievements, demonstrating collaboration, mentorship, innovation, and fostering diversity in their organizations

Leadership Live!

Our Leadership Live event engages attendees in a conversation with a high-profile leader or local personality with the purpose of discussing lessons learned, secrets to success and so much more.

2022 Women's Leadership Impact Study: Survey Open!

The goal of the Women’s Leadership Impact Study is to provide systemic, sustained progress for women into leadership in companies in Massachusetts, Florida, and beyond.

Faces of The Women's Edge

Hear from some of the leaders at The Women’s Edge in on our Youtube Channel!

Are you looking to learn, grow and be part of a community of other successful women?

Our Community

What makes us different from other leadership organizations?

For over 25 years, The Women’s Edge has propelled women forward with the right tools, resources, mentoring, and connections to achieve success.

 

Business Partners

Partners have the opportunity to get involved in a variety of different ways, including event hosting, panel participation, event underwriting and more.

“There aren’t many places that you can go where the only agenda is for you to be successful.”

CEO forum member

“The Women's Edge supports systematic, sustained progress for women into leadership roles throughout the business community.”

Elizabeth Hailer, CEO

“The Women's Edge supports systematic, sustained progress for women into leadership roles throughout the business community.”

Elizabeth Hailer, CEO