Summit & Salute is right around the corner! The event is full of growth and development opportunities, including meetings, networking events, experiential learning sessions, keynote speakers, and celebrations. In Houston, help us celebrate the progress of women’s business development and travel there in style while supporting women entrepreneurs!
We have gathered some of our favorite Women Owned products to help ensure your travel to Houston is as stress-free and enjoyable as possible. Find more Women Owned products in the Women Owned Business Directory.
Have a compartment for everything (including your shoes!) with minkeeBlue bags. Travel in style with a tote that has a compartment for your business cards, schedule, laptops, snacks, phone, shoes and even a lunch box. Their totes even have through pockets for luggage and a cross strap. Slip it over your Birlon Sacs luggage and away you go! While flying, it is important to have all your necessities easily accessible. Use slim and small Flightline Travel totes designed to hold all of your travel essentials at your fingertips, eliminating the need to access under-the-seat or overhead storage.
Keep all your clothes organized while you travel and support the environment! The Green Garmento 4-in-1 reusable garment bag will transform to your need throughout travel. Carry your clean hanging clothes at the beginning of your trip, and as you need a place for dirty clothes, the garment bag transforms into a laundry bag that can be zipped up into a duffle. When you get home, drop off the bag at your cleaners and pick up clean clothes in the garment bag without using any plastic cleaner or laundry bags.
Don’t stand at the baggage claim carousel checking every bag to find yours. Attach a Pomchies pom ID to all your luggage to make it easy to spot!
Once onsite in Houston, Texas, women entrepreneurs, corporate representatives, diversity and inclusion experts, and other supporters will partake in three days of networking and learning, all centered around finding and nurturing business opportunities for women-owned businesses.
Before you arrive, you will want to have your documents and schedule in one place. Keep your schedule and notes handy in Smead pad folios and folders. They have folders for every need so you’ll always know where everything is. inkWell Press provides planners, organizers, and agendas to help you beat the overwhelmed feeling and focus on planning and success. From weekly and daily planners, to notepads and meal and fitness planners, you will find all the tools to keep you organized and stress-free.
Be ready for any impromptu meetings or note taking! Travel with multiple Debbie Lynn pens to take notes in high quality ink with a durable point and write in comfort.
Dress for Success
Don’t forget the shoes! Find trendy and comfortable shoes for the occasion at De Blossom Shoes. Rollasole is a must-pack for the business woman on the go. These flats roll up and fit in your bag for those needed shoe changes when you are on your feet traveling or networking.
Feel Your Best
Stay healthy while you travel with the FIT2Order FIT band, Zen Yoga Strap, or Fit Kit. The small lightweight equipment is easy to pack and will keep you on your exercise schedule even while travelling. Nod Products allows you to listen to music, count your steps, or have your inbox close at hand while you cycle, walk, run or hydrate on breaks with their Fitness Waistband or Fitness Water Bottle with convenient holders for your phone, headphones, and other necessities like keys and cash or cards.
Stay energized with Katy’s Goodness My Ohmega Country Fruit bars with two grams of protein and fiber. The grab and go wrappers travel easily and can be thrown into any bag for a healthy snack. Stay hydrated with a healthy dose of fruits and vegetables with LemonKind juices or Green Mustache smoothies. Find more tips to Prioritize Nutrition with Women Owned with this guide.
Check out our Women Owned Guide to Better Sleep to make sure you are nice and rested for each day.
Don’t forget to keep your skin hydrated as well. Always travel with a tube of William Roam Lotion. They even have a full travel set. Traveling can make your skin dry, especially your hands; stay hydrated with this lotion. Handshakes are the beginning and end of business meetings, so you want to put your best hand forward. Find more Women Owned skincare products in our guide for Refreshing Your Skincare Routine with Women Owned.