On Wednesday, the hard won achievements of
October is National Women’s Small Business Month, highlighting female employers whose work has helped keep
Awards were given out for categories like entrepreneur of the year and best new business.
The county’s unique diversity makes it especially well suited to include women in the market place but business leaders said their numbers can be improved as they prepare for 2019.
“There is still so much out there,” said Women Business Owners of Montgomery County member Laura Rhode. “We need to do a better job. The county as a whole needs to do a better job of really advertising and letting people know what the available jobs and projects are for women business owners and small businesses in general.”
On average, female employees working full time in