2009 Women’s Business Summit: Report and Recommendations

ByNWBC Council

2009 Women’s Business Summit: Report and Recommendations

2009 Women’s Business Summit: Report and Recommendations

At a summit hosted by NWBC in February 2009, thought leaders from the women’s business community came together with policymakers to begin developing goals and milestones for the women’s business community for the next decade.  This report provides highlights of the event, including discussions among breakout groups on proposed short-term, mid-term and long-term goals for achieving economic growth in the women’s business community.

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NWBC Council administrator

The National Women’s Business Council (NWBC) is a nonpartisan federal advisory council established to serve as an independent source of advice and policy recommendations to the President, the Congress, and the Administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration on issues related to women’s business enterprise. The Council is comprised of eight small business owners from across the country, six representatives of national women’s business organizations, and one Chairperson, Liz Sara, who was recently appointed by President Donald J. Trump in August 2018.