Month: March 2020
WBE Tools, Resources, Information and Connections Bulletin March 30 – April 3, 2020

General COVID-19 and Cyber Security Capital One: Small business owners show an incredible amount of courage and grit to run their business every day—and we understand it’s taking every ounce of that strength to problem solve in today’s uncertain time.

WBE Tools, Resources, Information and Connections Bulletin March 23 – 27, 2020

General The Small Business Administration (SBA) has prepared guidance and loan resources to help small businesses maintain safety and security for their businesses and employees. There is also Disaster Loan Assistance for businesses, private nonprofits, homeowners and renters with the

Meet the WBEs: Christine Nichlos

Christine Nichlos WPEO NY WBE CEO/Founder, People Science What inspired you to start your business? In early 1997, I was told by the company president that even though I was doing extremely well, and had a good following throughout the

Number of women-led startups doubles

By Anne Stych, BizWomen The number of companies founded by women doubled from 10 percent of global startups in 2009 to 20 percent in 2019, according to new research from Crunchbase. The data report, which looked at funding trends for female

WPEO Celebrates Significant Increase in Number of Contracts with Women Business Owners

Meet the WBEs: Jen Portland

Jen Portland WPEO NY WBE Founder and Spreadsheeter, Portland Spreadworks, LLC dba Excel Rain Man Tell us about your business. We help companies streamline their business processes and analyze and better understand their data – whether it is due to