REI Women’s Business Center

The REI Women’s Business Center (REI WBC) has made a significant impact on over 28,000 entrepreneurs, providing them with top-notch training workshops, business consulting and valuable networking opportunities.

Serving as Oklahoma’s only state-wide Women’s Business Center, it is more than just a center; it’s a community where women find the support, encouragement, strength and answers needed for their entrepreneurial journeys.

The REI WBC takes pride in being the go-to hub for women in business, and it looks forward to continuing its service to Oklahoma’s enterprising women in the years to come.

Established through a cooperative agreement with the SBA’s Office of Women’s Business Ownership, the mission of REI Women’s Business Center is to assist Oklahoma’s entrepreneurial women in exploring the opportunities of starting or expanding a business. The Women’s Business Center’s services are available statewide and have three office locations: Durant, Oklahoma City and Tulsa.

Whether you’re contemplating starting a business or already have one in motion, REI Oklahoma’s Women’s Business Center offers workshops tailored to your needs. Topics include but are not limited to:

  • Marketing
  • Strategic Planning
  • Comprehensive Quickbooks®
  • Social Networking
  • Employment Issues
  • Business Tax Basics
  • Entrepreneurship 101
  • And Much More…

Additionally, the Women’s Business Center supports women-owned businesses in navigating the Woman-Owned Small Business (WOSB) self-certification process. Once all requirements are met, along with other information gathered by team members, a certificate is issued. For more information, visit

REI WBC in Oklahoma City

318 NW 13th Street
Oklahoma City, OK  73103
Jennifer Edwards, Program Manager

REI WBC in Durant

REI Oklahoma Headquarters
2912 Enterprise Dr.
Durant, Oklahoma 74701
Marla Herndon, Coordinator
Lori Smith, Assistant

REI WBC in Tulsa

3902 E. 51st Street, Suite 208
Tulsa, OK  74135
Leslie Browand, Coordinator

Contact us today at 800.658.2823!