About Us

At Western Mass Women Magazine our mission statement for the last 17 years and continues to be “OPENING DOORS FOR THE WOMEN OF WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS!” We do that through updated information,community service and education.

We believe there is a well-rounded version of the woman who lives, works and plays here in Western Mass and in every issue we reach out and give you the information and interests that entertains, educates and enlightens our readership.

The Western Mass Women Magazine is a firm believer in “Women helping Women.” and we provide that through our publication and in all women owned and operated divisions of DEF Enterprises.

The Western Mass Women Magazine is published online along with our sister publication, the Hartford County Women Magazine. www.hartfordcountywomen.wordpress.com
Our publications also carry information on Facebook, Twitter and other social media platforms.

We also have a blog for our younger readership, called “SASSY GAL” this is located at the top of the page on the Western Mass Women Magazine and Hartford County Women Magazine websites toolbar and also on Facebook.

The Western Mass Women Magazine has a new fresh look on lifestyles, business, education, culture, family life and healthcare. We are proud to bring you all updated information, great stories and articles that will inform our readership.

The Western Mass Women Magazine is growing rapidly and we are reaching all demographics of women in our region. Women from ages 18 to 64 and beyond. Women in the arts, working women, homemakers, moms, women in small business and women with home based businesses. Women in college, professional women, retired women, single and married women.

The Western Mass Women Magazine also offers the great positive business articles you love such as how to prepare a business plan, where to go for financial help, education, legal assistance, tax help and career information in our extended business pages of “EXECUTIVE LIFESTYLES“.

The Western Mass Women Magazine e offers you the reader, information on balancing work, home, family and community involvement with information and articles such as affordable day care, volunteering for your community, prioritizing your schedules, making our world a better environment, what area college are offering each semester, what to wear for the new season, who is offering the best deals, where to eat, cooking easy meals, tips for raising your family, do it yourself projects, healthcare issues to keep you and your family healthy and safe and many more interesting and timely offerings.

The Western Mass Women Magazine has great FREE segments that are offered to area businesses and non-profit organizations such as Community Connections a community bulletin board for events and fundraisers to attend in your city or town.“Speaking of Women“. a section where companies can showcase their newly hired female employees and promotions or awards given with the employee’s head shots and short bios.“Women’s Community Calendar” features area women’s groups and the events and meetings they are holding each month.

Our new cover design features area people and places you know, and our stories in Special Articles and our Cover Showcase touch the heart of what is happening in our region, through the eyes of our writers. There is indeed something for every woman in the Western Mass Women Magazine.

Western Mass Women Magazine includes Sponsorships for: “Red Dress Day” for the Women’s Heart Association, The Annual Bay Path College Leadership Conference, The Professional Women’s Chamber, The annual Massachusetts Conference for Women in Boston, The Valley Press Club Scholarships for up and coming journalist students, and the Women Business Owners Alliance events. We also offer scholarships through our own sponsored annual Western Mass Women Magazine “Women In Business” Scholarship Fund. We hold a salute to the TOP 25 WOMEN TO WATCH with proceeds going to the Western Mass Women scholarship fund.