This ad will close in

Where Are The Riot Grrls?

In The Big Leagues

Women-owned firms have long suffered the stereotype of being small, boutique-type businesses and solo enterprises. But that's changing, according to figures from the National Foundation for Women Business Owners. Not only do women own 9.1 million firms in the United States and generate $3.6 trillion in annual sales, but they also employ 27.5 million people. That's a 320 percent jump in employment since 1987.

Contact Sources

Cybergrrl Inc., aps@cgim.com.

Hero Nutritional Products, www.yummibears.com.

Nationals Foundation for Women Business Owners, (301)495-4957.

Rock Solid Products Inc., www.rocksolidproducts.com.

Veena & Co., (301)230-2324, vee32@aol.com

« Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Page 9

Like this article? Get this issue right now on iPad, Nook or Kindle Fire.

This article was originally published in the December 1999 print edition of Entrepreneur with the headline: Where Are The Riot Grrls?.

Loading the player ...

Shark Tank's Daymond John on Lessons From His Worst Mistakes

Ads by Google

0 Comments. Post Yours.

Most Shared Stories

1
The 3 Attributes to Look for in Top Talent
2
5 Key Characteristics Every Entrepreneur Should Have
3
14 Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read in '14
4
Steve Jobs' 13 Most Inspiring Quotes
5
How to Change Your Beliefs and Stick to Your Goals for Good

Trending Now