|Org. Type:||Professional Membership Organization|
Los Angeles, CA 90017
Jane Pak, CEO; Jane Skeeter, President; Daphne Anneet, President-Elect; Laura Yamanaka, Past President; Marguerite Rangel, Treasurer; Madelyn Alfano, VP Membership; Wendy Mitchell, VP Public Policy; Linda Harris, Director; Jill Mellady, Director; Maria de Lourdes Sobrino, Director; Natalie Cole, Director; Gayla Kraetsch-Hartsough, Director.
Founded in 1975, NAWBO is the voice of America’s 10.6 million women-owned businesses and is the only dues-based national organization representing the interests of all women entrepreneurs across all industries. The Los Angeles Chapter strives to ensure that women business owners are recognized as a public policy voice to be reckoned with, a formidable economic force, and as effective agents for change in the dynamic business environment that is Southern California. Join NAWBO-LA and be a part of something bigger. Here you can develop yourself … and your business; grow your revenues … and your capacity for creating lasting change through public policy; take a stand for what’s important to you …and in the process make a difference for someone else. NAWBO-LA newsletter article http://www.nawbola.org/news/e_newsletter/2008/0408b.php
NAWBO-LA propels women entrepreneurs into economic, social and political spheres of power by: STRENGTHENING the wealth creating capacity of our members and promoting economic development within the entrepreneurial community; CREATING innovative and effective changes in the business culture; BUILDING strategic alliances, coalitions and affiliations; and TRANSFORMING public policy and influencing opinion makers.