BRAVA’s mission is to encourage women in the greater Madison community to thrive in their lives by providing content and events that inspire, empower and initiate change.
“My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style.” ― Maya Angelou
BRAVA Magazine is the No. 1 magazine read by over 48,000 Madison-area women every month with a cumulative readership of over 60,000.
BRAVA Enterprises, LLC hosts annual events that have become synonymous with interactive fun and the opportunity to connect businesses directly with consumers.
The Madison Women’s Expo is held annually each November, gathering celebrity guests, local and national businesses and area women at Exhibition Hall at the Alliant Energy Center for a weekend of pampering, shopping and fun!
The Madison Kids Expo is a March weekend full of interactive fun, offering parents and kids one place to find resources for all aspects of family life—from welcoming baby through the early teen years—at Exhibition Hall at the Alliant Energy Center.
The WELL Expo Madison is a two-day wellness expo featuring over 100 exhibitors. The Well Expo is the only event in the Madison area devoted to showcasing local resources for weight loss, medical care, wellness programs, healthy foods, green living, exercise, beauty and so much more!
The THRIVE After 55 Expo is our newest event, focusing on thriving in life at all ages. Guests can enjoy engaging discussions about topics such as health care, financial advice, and more, and talk to local businesses here to assist them in every step of life.
BRAVA Enterprises, LLC’s online properties offer a virtual meeting place for women and businesses. Through this website and our BRAVA Daily News emails, the magazine extends its reach beyond print. The dedicated e-mail list also reaches readers multiple times monthly with invitations to exclusive giveaways, events and opportunities from area businesses.
For more information about these opportunities, please see our Advertise with Us page.
In the Community
BRAVA is proud to support numerous area nonprofits and their signature events throughout the year.
In 2012, BRAVA was proud to partner with and support the following organizations: