REI Women’s Business Center


REI Women’s Business Center (REI WBC) has reached more than 25,000 entrepreneurs since opening its doors, providing training workshops, business counseling and networking opportunities. We are proud to operate Oklahoma’s only Women’s Business Center, a place where women gain support, encouragement, strength, answers and celebrate success. We look forward to many more years of service to Oklahoma’s enterprising women.

REI WBC is the result of a cooperative agreement with the SBA’s Office of Women’s Business Ownership. The mission of REI WBC is to assist Oklahoma’s enterprising women wanting to explore the opportunities of starting or expanding a business. REI WBC services are available from three locations, Durant, Oklahoma City and Tulsa.

REI WBC clients receive FREE one-on-one business counseling and publicity through REI Oklahoma marketing efforts. REI WBC also offers networking opportunities, access to capital, conferences & special events, and a variety of business training workshops. If you are thinking of starting a business or have an existing business, REI WBC has a workshop designed with you in mind. Topics include, but are not limited to:

  • Marketing
  • Strategic Planning
  • Website Development
  • How to Read Financial Statements
  • Comprehensive Quickbooks®
  • Social Networking
  • E-commerce
  • Employment Issues
  • Business Tax Basics
  • Entrepreneurship 101


REI WBC in Oklahoma City

218 E. Main St.
Oklahoma City, OK 73104
Jennifer Edwards, Program Manager

REI WBC in Durant

REI Oklahoma Headquarters
2912 Enterprise Blvd.
Durant, Oklahoma 74701
Lori Smith, Assistant

REI WBC in Tulsa

3 Memorial Place Center
7615 East 63rd Place, Suite 201
Tulsa, OK 74133
Leslie Browand, Coordinator

Contact us today at 800.658.2823!