Women entrepreneurs are the fastest-growing group of small-business owners with 8.3 million women-owned businesses in the US. We make up 29% of all enterprises, and generate nearly $1.3 trillion in revenue and employ nearly 7.7 million. The growth in the number (up 54 percent), employment (up 9 percent) and revenues (up 58 percent) of women-owned companies over the past 15 years exceeds the growth rates of all but the largest, publicly traded firms – According to the 2012 second annual The State of Women-Owned Businesses report from American Express.
And, we’ve only just begun….
This May 8th join talented entrepreneurs like yourself at Watermark’s intensive half-day Entrepreneur Conference. It is a super-charged afternoon with a refreshing blend of educational workshops, networking time and inspirational speakers. Come together with other women entrepreneurs and experts to learn, share, build key skills, and enhance opportunities for your endeavors.
Watermark’s got exactly what entrepreneurs need. We’ve brought it all together in one place, for an intensive half-day conference, to empower women and their businesses.
Here’s an opportunity to share, network, and learn from the successes (and some mistakes) of those in the same boat of making one’s own business float. Join us for an afternoon packed with real-world know-how, hands-on workshops, solutions and inspiration galore—all rallying behind entrepreneurial women and their endeavors.
The conference will feature an impressive lineup of experts, including Carol Bartz, Former CEO of Yahoo!, Shellye Archambeau, CEO of MetricStream, Donna Dubinsky, Co-Founder of Numenta, Bill Campbell, Chairman of Intuit, and many more!