Seven years after a corporate sabbatical inspired Simple Squares, Dobbins is close to turning a profit.
A dramatic family crisis led Pat to quit her job in advertising and strike out on her own.
Business: Social Media Marketing
Using innovative technology, Lysanne Tusar’s winery produces local wine thousands of miles from the nearest vineyard.
Business: Urban Winery
Ana Sortun, who owns three restaurants in greater Boston, discusses her rise in the kitchen.
Chef Jody Adams counts Julia Child as her mentor. She talks about rising to the top of the male-dominated restaurant business.
The San Diego entrepreneur sells “human-grade” pet food, meaning you could grab a spoon and eat it with your pooch.
Business: Animal Food Products
The Chicago businesswoman parlayed a phenomenal gift for numbers into a computer forensics firm, Teamworks.
Business: Technology Consulting
The DC Home Buzz founder says she felt fearful making the change, but has seen her real estate listings triple.
Business: Real Estate
The San Diego entrepreneur launched her co-working space business after surviving a near-fatal wreck.
Business: Female Coworking Spaces
The Austin mom started a school to serve her bilingual Texas community.
Business: Bilingual School
Loyal to her Native American roots, the Tulsa business owner is in the business of preserving Mother Earth with her company, Natural Evolutions.
Business: E-Waste Recycling
A Latina trailblazer resurrected her IT company, Pinnacle Technical Resources, from the ashes and turned it into a major industry player.
Business: IT Solutions
Born and raised in Beijing, the founder of ChinaSprout is selling what she knows best – Chinese culture.
Business: Cultural & Educational Products
Here’s why women who start businesses matter more than we think.
The entrepreneur’s harrowing experience to get her green card led her to start her own immigration law firm.