Another Entrepreneurship Project of the  Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University


Frequently Asked Questions

Who should I contact to schedule an appointment?

Please contact Alexandra Waterbury by e-mail or call her at 315-443-8634 for details.


Where are you located? Is there parking?

The WISE Women’s Business Center is located within a building called The Tech Garden at 235 Harrison St. in downtown Syracuse, NY. There are many options for parking, including pay-as-you-go metered street parking and various hourly rate garages in the area.


What is the cost to use the services at the WISE Women’s Business Center?

The majority of the monthly training classes offered at the WISE Women’s Business Center are free of charge, including the Building Blocks to Starting a Business, Meet the Entrepreneur, and Accounting Insights sessions. Some growth-related sessions, such as Sales Training, Women of Faith, WISE Symposium, and Money Smart are offered at a nominal fee. For details about classes and costs, visit the detailed Events Calendar.


Is there a membership fee to join the WISE Women’s Business Center?

No. There is no annual fee to become part of the WISE Women’s Business Center.


How do I become a speaker at the WISE Symposium?

To inquire about speaking opportunities, please contact Lindsay Wickham by e-mail or call her at 315-443-3550 for details. To help us select speakers, please also download and complete the Speaker Proposal Form and return to Lindsay by e-mail.


When is the next WISE Symposium?

The next WISE Symposium will be held in April 2015 at the Oncenter in Syracuse, NY.