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Happy Mom Conference Benefits Dress for Success SW Florida

Happy Mom Conference Benefits Dress for Success SW Florida

The University of Moms, headed by local life coach April O’Leary, teams up with sponsors White House | Black Market, SWFL Parent & Child, and è Bella Magazine to present the Happy Mom Conference. This fun-filled, kid-free weekend is packed with education, relaxation, and inspiration that is sure to restore and rejuvenate Southwest Florida moms.

The conference takes place the weekend of September 14-15 at the Hyatt Regency Coconut Point with 10 % of proceeds benefitting Dress for Success SW Florida. Registration is available for a one day or weekend pass, and virtual tickets are available for those who can’t attend live. The first 200 moms to register will receive a goodie bag filled with valuable coupons and gifts from local retailers and restaurants.

Moms who attend will enjoy seminars by a variety of local experts including April O’Leary, Dr. Caroline Cederquist, Dr. Kent Hasen, Dr. Michael Woulas, Rebecca Zung-Clough, Esq. and many more on a variety of topics like marriage, health, finances, parenting, careers, and home decorating. Stacey Antine, Dana Lynch, and Lean Jantzen will be addressing technology, healthy eating for kids, and building a business from home. In addition to the informational seminars, attendees will also enjoy yoga, zumba, and discounts at the Stillwater Spa.

All one-day and full-conference attendees will also be offered a mom’s night out at Coconut Point Mall, giving moms a VIP shopping experience with exclusive deals from participating stores. The weekend ends with a fun poolside event for the whole family on Sunday, featuring activities for the kids provided by Coach B’s Aquatics.


This is the perfect opportunity for an educational and relaxing stay-cation! Tickets are available at just $149 for one day or $199 for the entire weekend. To see the full list of speakers and secure your seat for this one-of-a-kind event for moms, visit For more information, call Lisa Brink 239-919-6955.

About Dress for Success

The mission of Dress For Success is to promote the economic independence of disadvantaged women by providing professional attire, a network of support, and the career development tools to help women thrive in work and in life. There are 135 Dress For Success locations in seven countries focused on providing career wardrobes and employment counseling to disadvantaged women. Since starting operations in 1997, Dress for Success Worldwide has helped more than 600,000 women work toward self-sufficiency. For information on Dress for Success SW Florida located at 12995 S. Cleveland Ave. Suite 153, Fort Myers, FL in the Pinebrook Plaza, email, call 239-689-4992 or visit