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About NAWBO

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  • “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

Our Mission

We are women business owners working on behalf of other women business owners. In that capacity, we strive to:

Provide access for our members to decision makers, people of influence, business opportunities, and connections with other organizations.

Open doors for each other to help strengthen our wealth-creating capacity.

Educate and inform members on topics, trends, and issues that are essential to growing a successful business.

Empower women as leaders that influence a new positive culture of business.

Support the collective power of women while embracing and celebrating our diversity to create powerful change both personally and professionally.