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MP900302939The National Women’s Business Council celebrates Women’s Small Business Month in October. As stated on their website “… the NWBC advises the White House, Congress and the Small Business Association on issues relevant to women business owners – with a critical focus on how to alleviate the obstacles faced by both women business owners and women trying to start their own businesses.”

Locally women business owners will be recognized at a networking breakfast on October 24th, 8:00 am at Ypsilanti Sam’s Club. RSVP by Oct 17th.

According to the 2007 Census, women-owned firms in Washtenaw County represented 33.1%.

Crains Detroit Business lists the largest 5 women-owned businesses by revenue in 2013.

Acknowledge and support Women-Owned Businesses this month!