2009 Policy Priorities of Women Business Owners

ByNWBC Council

2009 Policy Priorities of Women Business Owners

2009 Policy Priorities of Women Business Owners

This report outlines key policy recommendations from participants of the series of town hall meetings NWBC facilitated from March 2007 through April 2009. There is a particular emphasis on the most recent meeting, which was held in Atlanta, Georgia in April 2009, to reflect that meeting’s intent to determine how women business owners’ needs may have changed amid the current national economic downturn.

About the author

NWBC Council editor

The National Women’s Business Council (NWBC) is a non-partisan federal advisory council created to serve as an independent source of advice and counsel to the President, Congress, and the U.S. Small Business Administration on economic issues of importance to women business owners.