Plans are officially under way for the third annual Women’s Leadership Summit events hosted by Arkansas Business, a sister publication to Little Rock Soirée magazine.

Presented by Simmons Bank, the regional summits will be held in Jonesboro on Tuesday, Oct. 11, and in Fort Smith on Thursday, Dec. 8.

The Women’s Leadership Summits bring leadership-focused opportunities to professionals from all over Arkansas and beyond. Each half-day event is packed with networking, skill sharing and motivational conversation, and a full lineup of speakers and sessions will be announced soon.

  • Jonesboro: Oct. 11, 2022 // Embassy Suites Red Wolf Convention Center
  • Fort Smith: Dec. 8, 2022 // Wyndham Fort Smith City Center

In addition to these regional summits, Little Rock Soirée’s Texas sister magazine 360 West will host its second annual 360 West Women’s Leadership Symposium in Fort Worth, Texas, on Sept. 8. Register here today and stay tuned for more session details.

To more information on Arkansas regional summits, visit For sponsorship opportunities, contact Maddie Schmidt at