The WCEC PowerUP™program is designed specifically for established, profitable businesses who are primed for growth and committed to succeed. In a unique, peer advisory format you will learn and share with a diverse group of non-competing women business owners:

  • Customize your own growth plan based on specific needs of your business and company
  • Assess ideas, strategies and solutions directly related to your business challenges
  • Build and execute the plan that is practical, experiential and specific to your business
  • Focused accountability to achieve your goals by working with an accountability partner
  • Peer advisory support and feedback from your PowerUP group of non-competing businesses
  • Learn to work on your business to obtain the financial results and rewards you desire
  • Grow your business to $1MM and beyond

This is a 12- month program lead by seasoned women entrepreneur facilitators with one (3) hour meeting each month with groups of 10-14 per group. Your investment of $1200 provides you with the opportunity to evolve your business toward ultimate success with significant growth in revenue and profitability.

Meet our Facilitators

Sandra Holtzman

Sandra Holtzman - Serial Entrepreneur, Chief Marketing Strategist at Marketing Cures and Award- Winning Copywriter
Sandra’s is passionate about sharing her knowledge to help entrepreneurs succeed and grow their businesses. Program participant J. Wesley states “ my accumulation of business savvy, resources and newly formed networking associates have provided extraordinary value for myself, my company and most importantly, my clients. I strongly recommend that you contact the WCEC to learn more about their mission and programs.”

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Franne McNeal

Franne McNeal - President, Significant Business Results, LLC, award-winning Minority Business Advocate & Small Business Influencer.
Franne is affiliated with premiere entrepreneurial programs: Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Business Initiatives, Tory Burch Foundation Women's Business Initiatives, Tow-Knight Center for Entrepreneurial Journalism, and Kauffman FastTrac. A recent program participant states “as a business coach, Franne is brilliant. She is able to expertly foster growth, new ways of thinking and new strategies for your business just by asking perfectly timed questions.”

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How to Apply

Submit an application using the link provided below. Once your application has been submitted, we will reach out within 2 business days to setup an interview.

How do I complete registration and pay?

When your interview is completed and if you are identified as a good candidate for the class, we will send you a link for payment with your acceptance email.

What are past participants saying about PowerUP™?

(formerly called Quantum Progressions)

"I had the pleasure of taking numerous classes with Sandra Holtzman. She inspires discussions based on real life business situations and suggests ways to overcome obstacles. She uses expertise from her corporate consulting and entrepreneurial background to share knowledge from her personal business experiences. She helped me gain a new perspective in my business. Sandy is a very successful entrepreneur, trainer, and facilitator, and I look forward to participating in her next program." - . Robin Berg Tabakin, Technoforce, LLC

“Sandy is an unusual teacher. She combines the serious information of business with a sense of humor and an important urgency that converted me from overlooking some aspects of my business to embracing proven behavior. My business expanded 104% in the first six months after graduating from her program. I’m walking the walk thanks to Sandy’s in-depth explanations and genuine encouragement” - Laurel Bernstein, Laurel Bernstein and Associates

WCEC: Women's Center for Entrepreneurship Corp.
  • 311 Main Street
    Chatham, NJ 07928
  • phone: 973.507.9700
  • email: info@wcecnj.org

Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. The SBA's funding is not an endorsement of any products, opinions, or services. All SBA funded programs are extended to the public on a nondiscriminatory basis. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities and limited English proficiency will be made, if requested at least two weeks in advance by contacting Women's Center for Entrepreneurship Corp. at 973-507-9700.