WGR Empowerment Network

I find that being a WEN member of WGR is incredibly valuable. It has elevated the brand of Centurion Group to a recognizable service provider in the government relations industry, and has helped me grow my personal and professional brand in a really impactful way. I think all businesses should invest in this incredible opportunity!

- Shannon Patrick, Vice President at Centurion Group DC, LLC

The WGR Empowerment Network (WEN) enables your organization to be a leader in advancing the role of women in government relations. Partnership with WGR increases company visibility and branding through:
  • Sponsorship of signature events
  • Logo recognition on website, marketing materials and the "Friday Forecast"
  • Highlighting employees as featured members
  • Programming and speaking opportunities for employees

As a partner you are able to streamline your annual participation in WGR while receiving important benefits for you and your organization including:

  • One-on-one interaction with former and current members of Congress and administration officials
  • Involvement in educational programming about topics that are of interest to your business sector
  • Receiving timely information about relevant issue area topics
  • Becoming a "thought leader" in your industry
  • Opportunities to leverage professional development programming for you and your team
  • Utilizing skills and expertise beyond your current job requirements
  • Expanding your sphere of influence among WGRs network of over 1,200 members

Additional WEN Benefits

  • Individual memberships
  • Free event attendance for membership holders
  • Tickets to Spring Reception
  • Dedicated announcement to membership about sponsorship (to include social media)
  • Commemorative plaque

WGR Network Reach

  • Over 1000 members
  • Over 100 sponsor partners
  • Website: 1500 monthly visits, 75% new visitors monthly
  • Social Media: Over 7000 Twitter followers, Facebook and LinkedIn members
  • Email: Our communications reaches over 20,000 government relations professionals
  • Publication Circulations: CQ Roll Call (25,000), National Journal Daily (17,000) and National Journal Magazine (15,000)

WEN Levels
Presidents Cabinet
Individual Memberships: 12
Signature Events: 4
Spring Reception Tickets: 12
Extra Benefits: Opportunity to present Outstanding Member of Congress Award;
Logo on home page
Value: $80,000

Congressional Caucus
Individual Memberships: 6
Signature Events: 3
Spring Reception Tickets: 6
Extra Benefits: Logo on home page
Value: $40,000

Whip Team

Individual Memberships: 3
Signature Events: 2
Spring Reception Tickets: 3
Value: $20,000


Individual Memberships: 1
Signature Events: 1
Spring Reception Tickets: 2
Value: $5,000

To learn more about additional opportunities for Task Force specific sponsorship, please contact the office.

WGR Issue Areas

Energy, Environment & Agriculture
Financial Services
Health & Social Policies
PACs, Politics & Grassroots
Personal & Professional Development
State Relations
Telecom, Tech  & IP
Transportation & Infrastructure


If you would like more information about becoming a WEN sponsor, please contact Emily Bardach, Executive Director, at 202-868-6797 or [email protected].

Print WEN Fact Sheet (PDF)