Joy Lutes of NAWBO on Women-Owned Businesses
"What we know to be true is that when women entrepreneurs do well, this economy does well."
In the business world, firms owned by women now lead growth in 8 of the top 13 industries. Among those fields are wholesale trade, finance and insurance and real estate reflecting a growing trend of diversification. A discussion with Joy Lutes, Director of Advocacy and Public Policy for the National Association of Women Business Owners. Regarding women-owned businesses and NAWBO, Lutes said, "We still fight the good fight for things like making sure women have enough access to contracting opportunities and capital, because what we know to be true is that when women entrepreneurs do well, this economy does well."
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