1,000 Stories

More than 1,000 women entrepreneurs from around the world have told us about their personal business journeys. Here are their stories, in their own words. Tell us yours!

Alex Robinson: Alcott Clothier

While working in the Men’s custom clothing industry I discovered an immense void in the market for women. Alcott Clothier provides women with luxurious, flattering, and fashion-forward custom clothing.

Aldona and Joanna: Gaiavita Ltd

We want Gaiavita to be an example of how to be transparent, ethical and to deliver organic, certified skincare with the results that women want!

Aline M. Betancourt: Wibi+Works

Carrying out innovative ideas from inception to the point of favorably impacting human health while not forgetting along the way to be a positive role model for those around me.

Nermin Fawzi Saad: Handasiyat.net

I’ve started my business to find a way to help Arab Female Engineers to activate their certificates, since they are subjected to different kind of social rules, which may cause many of them to quit their jobs.

Trang Le: Kiddieo Mall

I’m saying goodbye to the corporate world to focus on Kiddieo Mall and be home more for my two kids.

Alexis Gopal M.D.: Alexis Gopal Jewelry

People started asking where I bought my jewelry, the next thing you know, I started a business. It was the best decision I’ve ever made, and I’ve never looked back since.

Claire Mitchell: Chillipeeps Limited

Success has been producing a product from the original Eureka moment; Success is gaining awards and recognition for your product… Success is giving back, through inspiring others to dream and believe that they too can achieve!