About NAWBO

About

  • “NAWBO is a great organization for women entrepreneurs that provides an outlet for women business owners across the country to share their creativity an inspire and support each other in their pursuits.”

    Katrina Markoff

    Founder, CEO and Chocolatier of Vosges Haut Chocolat and Wild Ophelia

  • "I am fortunate to be a woman in America who was given the opportunity to achieve her dream. I want women everywhere to have that same opportunity and am pleased to work with the NAWBO Institute for Entrepreneurial Development to increase opportunities for women entrepreneurs."

    Sara Blakely

    Spanx founder and head of The Sara Blakely Foundation

  • "...We worked hard to position the emergence of women business owners as a growing segment of the women's movement and to develop the organizational base and structural guidelines for a national association. "

    Susan Hager

    Founding NAWBO National President

WBOY Awards History

 

2014 WBOY Winners

Linda Stalter
Executive Director
Schizophrenia and Related Disorders Alliance of America (SARDAA)

Myrleen Knott
Co-owner and Vice President
Buffalo Flange

2013 WBOY Winner

Esther Francis
Owner
HC4, Inc.

2012 WBOY Winner

Vicky Reynolds
Customized Concepts

2011 WBOY Winner

Susan St. Germain
Executive Director
TransProject LLC

2010 WBOY Winner

Jayne Edison
President and CEO
Office Furniture Innovations

2009 WBOY Winner

Janice Jucker
Owner
Three Brothers Bakery

2008 WBOY Winner

Gayla Bentley
President
Gayla Bentley Fashion Design Group

2007 WBOY Winner

Barbara Spier
President
US Protection and Investigations, LLC

2006 WBOY Winner

Jane L. (Beth) Williams
President
TechTrans International Inc

2005 WBOY Winner

Regina Mellinger
President
Primary Staffing Services

2004 WBOY Winner

Sheri Parrack
President
Texas Motor Transportation Consultants

2003 WBOY Winner

Christine Noble
President
Marnoble Computer Sales & Service, Inc.

2002 WBOY Winner

Paige Parkes-Eveleth
President
Paige Parkes Corporation

2001 WBOY Winner

Sherra Aguirre
President
Aztec Facility Services, Inc.

2000 WBOY Winner

Heida Thurlow
President
Chantal Cookware, Inc.

1999 WBOY Winner

Cheryl Thompson-Draper
President
Warren Electric Group

1998 WBOY Winner

Gerri W. Johnson-Hurley
President
Blackhawk Management

1997 WBOY Winner

Alice Morse
President
Morse Wholesale Paper

1996 WBOY Winner

Susan Burnett
President
Burnett Personnel Service

1995 WBOY Winner

Rosemary Garbett
President
Los Tios/Tex Mex Gourmet

1994 WBOY Winner

Helen Dichoso
President
Allied Home Health