A curated list of articles, news stories, and perspectives from entrepreneurs we think you might find interesting from around the WBENC network.
Catch Up on Women Business News Around the U.S.
- WIN (Wine Industry Network) featured WBENC-Certified National Storage Tank and CEO Nicole Oblad on July 14. The article mentions the importance of WBENC, but she also how Oblad’s mother has been a driving force in her work.
"Not only is a woman's place in the corner office, but it is also on the construction site or at the engineering desk or managing multi-million dollar projects.”
- Two WBEs--Stockon & Partners and Hargrove--were profiled in the lead-up to the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia last week.
- In national news, researchers showed that females often asked for less than male counterparts on Shark Tank, yet a study published in Bloomberg Business News also explained “Why Women Need Half As Much As Men To Start A Business.” What do you think?
Recognize WBE Achievements
- HighRoad Press was one of 10 Gold Award winners in the 19th Annual North American Printer of the Year contest from Sappi North America. Read the press release.
Welcome New WBEs—and Thank You for Tweeting at Us!
- Solavore, LLC
- MyLab Box
- Holt Motors
- EagleOne Case Management Solutions, Inc.
- Precipice IP, PLLC
- United Drug Supply
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