2009 Policy Priorities of Women Business Owners in the Greater New Orleans Metro Area

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2009 Policy Priorities of Women Business Owners in the Greater New Orleans Metro Area

2009 Policy Priorities of Women Business Owners in the Greater New Orleans Metro Area

In October 2009, NWBC hosted a Town Hall meeting in New Orleans, Louisiana to speak with women business owners in the region about how their businesses have been impacted post Hurricane Katrina. This report details the comments, concerns, and recommendations these participants contributed during the meeting.

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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.