October is National Women’s Small Business Month. In addition, this year marks the 30th anniversary of H.R. 5050! H.R. 5050 was the first piece of legislation that was put into place to recognize and assist women business owners. It had four main components:
Our very own Jesson & Rains partner, Kelly Rains Jesson, is a member of the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO). Founded in 1975, NAWBO is “the unified voice of over 10 million women-owned businesses in the United States representing the fastest growing segment of the economy.” NAWBO propels women entrepreneurs into economic, social and political spheres of power worldwide.
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