who run the world?

The Women Owned team was in Dallas last week for the WBENC Summit & Salute and we met all sorts of incredible Women Owned businesses. (We also had some fun with our Women Owned photo booth and props.) Check out #SummitSalute on Insta for more highlights of the week.

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HIPS & CURVES

Founder Rebecca Jennings started Hips and Curves to give curvy women the opportunity to feel beautiful and love their body just the way they are. The result is a gorgeous line of lingerie that has been featured in InStyle, Essence, and Woman's Day magazines.
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MERRILEE KICK
CEO and Founder of Buzzballz

" I wanted to set the world on fire. I was sure I would be someone important, I just didn’t know who or what. I expected it of myself. I pushed myself to always try to be the best, and to work really hard."
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WOMEN OWNED RECIPES FOR MARCH MADNESS

So your bracket is busted. Good news! You can still enjoy these tasty appetizer recipes featuring Women Owned products at any March Madness get together. Do Women Owned nachos and wings just taste better? We think so.
the round up
  • Forbes has some advice for women entrepreneurs: "Get Certified as a Women Owned Business."
  • NPR profiles women in the hospitality and the food industry.
  • PopSugar features some popular beauty brands founded by women.
  • Citi hires nine women-owned broker-dealers to assist in the distribution of $250 million in bonds to investors.
the last word