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Welcome to NAWBO Greater DC!

We Help Women Business Owners Advance to Their Next Level.

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Dec 22 2014

What's the best U.S. city for women entrepreneurs? Of the 692 women-led companies in the Inc. 5000, the Washington, D.C., metro area boasts 74 of them. That's 23 percent of the total, higher than that of any other metro area with at least 10 women-led companies on the list. Second place goes to New York, with 20 percent. Overall, 13 percent of Inc. 5000 entrepreneurs are women.

There are other reasons D.C. has been such fertile ground to entrepreneurs. First is the fact that the housing bust didn't devastate D.C. the way it did other parts of the country. There's a constant transient population of people moving to and from the area for government jobs, which means people are always buying, selling, and remodeling. -- Mina Fies

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Dec 05 2014

1761347 241110836 16081965Exciting Member News! Kara Ariail, busy practicing attorney at Holland & Knight, mother of three and NAWBO Board member, makes time to write about issues that are important to women attorneys who strive to balance their personal lives and have a fulfilling career! Read her thought provoking article:

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