About %1 | NAWBO


About %1

  • “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

2019 BRAVO! Awards

NAWBO San Diego hosts the BRAVO! Awards every year to celebrate the accomplishments of women entrepreneurs throughout the region. 

Congratulations go out to our nine BRAVO! Award winners!

Woman Business Owner of the Year Award
Gigi Goldman and Kiana Cabell, Kopari Beauty

Women's Advocate of the Year Award
Silvia Mah, Stella Labs & Connect with SDVG

Trailblazer Award
Izzy and Coco Tihanyi, Surf Diva

Signature Award
Diana Rowland, IntXel, Inc.

Green Community Award
Naomi Wentworth, The Compost Company

Rising Star Award
Tammy Hawkins, Task Team

Corporate Leader Award
Kimbra Brookstein, Intuit

Click below to view past winners:

2018 BRAVO! Award Winners
2017 BRAVO! Award Winners
2016 BRAVO! Award Winners

 Special Thanks to Those Who Made the 2019 BRAVO! Awards Possible

BRAVO! Title Sponsor

BRAVO! Premier Corporate Table Sponsor

BRAVO! Corporate Table Sponsors

BRAVO! Supporters

BRAVO! In-Kind Sponsors

BRAVO! Vendor Table Sponsors


NAWBO San Diego Corporate Partner

NAWBO San Diego Networking Event Sponsor

Engineered and Hosted by System Solutions, Inc.