ARLINGTON, VA — According to the 2019 State of Women-Owned Business Report commissioned by American Express, “Between 2014 and 2019, the number of women-owned businesses climbed 21% to a total of nearly 13 million. Employment grew by 8% to 9.4 million. Revenue rose 21% to $1.9 trillion.”
As we celebrate Women’s History Month this March, Awesome Women (AWE) hosts its 2nd Annual AWE Summit, a gathering of 200 local women business owners from throughout the Washington D.C. region for an incredible day of:
- Educational and inspiring presentations.
- Informative panels of experts.
- Conversations and connections.
- All-new vendor expo.
- Morning coffee and a delicious lunch provided.
- 30-Second Pitch competition with $2,500 in startup funds awarded.
The AWE Summit is presented by Awesome Women, a local networking group for women business owners with six chapters through the Washington D.C. area. AWE hosts monthly social events where busy women entrepreneurs connect, collaborate and support one another.