Women Entrepreneurs: A Force To Be Reckoned With

Watch the NWBC’s new video featuring Carla and Council Members to learn more about what the council does and why it matters. Women are the fastest growing segment of business owners and are a force to be reckoned...

WBDC 13th Annual Business Breakfast

Carla will appear at the WBDC 13th Annual Business Breakfast this Thursday, November 13th, in Stamford, CT. During the breakfast, Carla and other panelists will discuss The Women’s Small Business Ownership Act of 2014, which focuses on promoting women-owned...
NWBC Study in Forbes – Funding Women Entrepreneurs

NWBC Study in Forbes – Funding Women Entrepreneurs

Forbes published this article about the findings of the National Women’s Business Council’s recent study. Read an excerpt below and head over to Forbes for the full article. Women are starting 1,200 companies a day, according to The 2014 State of...

NWBC in Support of: The Women’s Small Business Procurement Parity Act

This week U.S. Senators Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH), Maria Cantwell (D-WA) and Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) introduced legislation to encourage women’s business ownership and give women-owned small businesses (WOSBs) more opportunities to win federal contracts. The National...

Get Ready For More Female CEOs

Carla Ann Harris recently appeared on The Daily Ticker, speaking on the importance of mentor relationships and her optimism in regards to women in key management positions. Head over to The Daily Ticker to watch the interview, and read on for an excerpt from the...

Broadening Access To Capital For Women Entrepreneurs

Tina Amirtha spoke to Carla Harris, the Chairwomen of the National Women’s Business Council (NWBC), about the findings of the NWBC’s 2013 report regarding the current economic issues facing U.S. based women-owned businesses and the importance of broadening access to...

Banks Need To Court Women-Owned Business

(Washington, DC)— The National Women’s Business Council releases a statement following the recent Washington Business Journal article. “Women entrepreneurs champion the title of ‘fastest growing sector in the small business community,’ even as...