Women Who Cowork, principally Laura Shook-Guzman and Iris Kavanagh, provide comprehensive consulting services which are community first and focused on building authentic and engaging coworking spaces with heart, soul and a sustainable bottom line.
With a combined 22 years of experience as leaders in the coworking movement, the Women Who Cowork team have collectively launched and operated 13 coworking locations across Texas, California and Illinois.
The Women Who Cowork consultants can be found leading retreats for female coworking operators, speaking on the topics of female entrepreneurship, mental health, diversity and wellness and actively developing programming which benefits both community managers and owners/operators.
Laura Shook Guzman, LMFT, the CEO/Founder of Soma Vida, is a thought leader for coworking, work/life design and entrepreneurial mental health while Iris Kavanagh works with shared workspace organizations to streamline operations and develop dynamic communities. She also co-founded Women Who Cowork, the League of Extraordinary Coworking Spaces and COSHARE.
If you are feeling a little lost and alone as a coworking owner or manager and you are looking for some support or people to run crazy ideas by, look no further than Women Who Cowork! Iris and Laura are passionate, dedicated and genuine and truly love helping people. They have MANY years combined in the coworking industry and offer expert advice in everything coworking. I attended the WWC retreat and mastermind in Toronto and it was the best two days I've spent taking care of myself and my business since I started my space 4 years ago. Join their membership for a low monthly cost!
Charlotte Kirby, The Village Hive
November 18, 2019
Thank you for your high integrity, thoroughness and willingness to always share from your experience. I’m very excited to be working in this industry now and it is mainly because I have been able to meet people and women like you. I have found this industry to be very collaborative and open and that really does inspire and excite me. - Lisa Chang, Work214
Lisa Chang, Work214
June 13, 2019
Iris has unbeatable experience, from branding insights, to strategic advice, and being in the operational trenches of a quickly growing, multi-location community-based coworking company, I don’t know why I didn’t think to engage her earlier.
Jerome Chang, BLANKSPACES
June 13, 2019