Women's Energy Network
WEN's Mission is to be the premier global organization that educates, attracts, retains, and develops professional women working across the value chain.
WEN currently has 3,000 members in chapters in Appalachia, Greater Atlanta, Houston, North Texas, South Texas, Washington DC and Southeast Louisiana areas to satisfy your networking and career development needs.
News and Upcoming Events
The Spirit of WEN Award is a prestigious award, debuting to recognize an outstanding exemplar in the global energy industry – at a national or international level – throughout the energy industry and to their peers.
Click HERE for more information and to nominate a candidate!
Hot off the Press!
The latest EMPOWER is out! In this issue of WEN's quarterly magazine: news on the Great Crew Change, Shale in the Eastern Hemisphere, and Chapter activities.
WEN members practice in various areas including engineering, managment, development, technology, law, operations, accounting, finance, and marketing. Members range from young professionals to executives.
Save the date for the Women’s Energy Network 20th Anniversary evening event.
Meet professionals from all facets of the energy industry, hear from exciting speakers and enjoy a spirited awards ceremony.
Tuesday, September 30th, 6:30 pm at the Bayou City Event Center.
Membership has it privileges. Women's Energy Network has members only events; including our annual wine tasting event each summer that hosts over 200 people as well as mentoring circles that develop numerous circles that meet every month with five women members led by a female leading in energy.
If your organization is interested in supporting WEN through a strategic sponsorship, please visit our sponsorship page.
HALLIBURTON -- National Sponsor
Thousands of women are breaking ground in energy industry careers, and 3,000 of them are members of the Women's Energy Network. Join today!
Women's Energy Network is 3000 women strong. Founded in 1994, the Women's Energy Network of Houston (WEN) is a 501(c)(6) organization that brings together professional women of achievement in the energy industry and fosters their advancement by creating a network of energy contacts.
A Message from our President
2014 WEN Chapter Presidents:
Appalachian -- Mary Anna Babich
Greater Atlanta -- Julie Friedberg
Houston -- Gindi Eckel Vincent
North Texas -- Diana Frazier
Southeast Louisiana -- Pam Mascari
South Texas -- Paula Waggoner-Aguilar
Washington DC -- Catharine Cyr Ransom and Katherine Hamilton
Save the Date! WEN 20th Anniversary - September 30th at Bayou City Event Center. Meet industry professionals and hear from exciting speakers.Spirit of WEN Award - Nominate an individual, project, initiative, or company promoting women in energy in a truly visionary way. Closes July 30th!
Women's Energy Network was started in Houston in 1994.
YWE Recognized as a finalist in the 2012 World Oil Awards for Best Outreach Program
WEN 2012 Charity Lunch raises over $145,000 for Aid to Victims of Domestic Abuse (AVDA)
WEN South East Lousiana was founded in 2009.
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WEN North Texas was founded in 2009.
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Thursday January 9, 2014 - Gas drilling in the Barnett Shale
Thursday January 21, 2014 - Risk Management in the Energy Industry
The WEN Appalachian Chapter was founded in 2011.
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The Washington, D.C. chapter of the Women's Energy Network was launched in February 2012.
The Greater Atlanta chapter of Women's Energy Network was launched in August 2012.
The South Texas chapter of Women's Energy Network was launched in April 2013.