BOY spotlight: DMS Ink (Woman-owned)

The company has 102 employees between its main business and divisions Barrett Brothers Legal Publishing and The Bricks Agency creative strategy and advertising firm......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 7th, 2017

One of the world"s biggest oil companies changed its name with a bizarre video featuring gymnasts, an acne-covered teen, and a woman giving birth

YouTube/Statoil Statoil, Norway's government-owned oil company, has changed its name to Equinor. It announced the news with a bizarre video that features gymnasts, an acne-covered t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 15th, 2018

EXCLUSIVE: Woman-owned real estate company moving headquarters to Cincinnati

A growing woman-owned real estate company is moving its headquarters to Cincinnati......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 27th, 2018

Meet Janice Bryant Howroyd, the first African American woman to run a $1-billion business

Janice Bryant Howroyd is founder and chief executive the ACT-1 Group, the largest privately held, woman-owned employment firm in the U.S......»»

Category: topSource: latimesFeb 11th, 2018

"Gender gap" hurts small women-owned businesses: Fed report

A company is more likely to be denied funding and considered a higher credit risk if it is headed by a woman, according to a Federal Reserve report published on Thursday that shines some light on the so-called gender gap among small U.S. businesses......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 30th, 2017

This piano-loving L"Oreal heiress is now the world"s richest woman

The death this week of L’Oreal SA’s founding family matriarch is putting the spotlight on a reclusive 64-year-old heiress who now finds herself as the richest woman in the world......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 23rd, 2017

Does talcum powder cause ovarian cancer?

The issue is back in the spotlight following a huge jury award to a California woman with the disease......»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 25th, 2017

Fast-growing Greater Cincinnati company buys Blue Ash firm

One of Greater Cincinnati’s largest woman-owned businesses announced Wednesday the purchase of a Blue Ash company. Proforma Albrecht & Co., a Milford-based company that provides printing and promotional product services, has acquired Professional Ima.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 24th, 2017

Becca Weigman talks about her independent, woman-owned ad firm

Just a few months ago – in May 2017 – Becca Weigman was able to buy back TM Advertising from holding company IPG Group after 17 years......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 22nd, 2017

Phoenix woman sentenced in tax scheme that stole Mexican identities for fake U.S. tax returns

The owner of a Glendale tax service has been sentenced to 21 months in prison and ordered to pay more than $250,000 in restitution after pleading guilty wire fraud charges. Karina Puerta, 37 of Phoenix, owned Taxes y Mas in the West Valley. She was .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 16th, 2017

Chinese-Backed Company to Buy the Studio Behind "Spotlight"

Tang Media Partners, a two-year-old company with major Chinese backers, is nearing a deal to buy Open Road Films, the production and distribution studio owned by the biggest movie-theater chains in the U.S., the companies said......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjAug 2nd, 2017

Woman-owned Colorado company gets $93M Air Force contract

A Colorado defense contractor founded and run by a woman has received the largest contract in its 17-year history. Boecore, a Colorado Springs company founded by its CEO Kathy Boe, was recently awarded a Shared Early Warning System (SEWS II) Engineeri.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 11th, 2017

2017 Best Places to Work: Dignitas Technologies LLC

Dignitas Technologies LLC is certified woman-owned small business that provides engineering services to the modeling and simulation industry......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 30th, 2017

Colorado house flipper pleads guilty to fraud

A Colorado Springs woman who operated a house-flipping business pleaded guilty Wednesday to wire fraud. Karen Lynn McClaflin, 58, owned “Homesource Partners Inc.” in Colorado Springs for seven years. During that time, the government alleges, s.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 22nd, 2017

How this Addison-based security firm shatters glass ceilings

As a woman-owned business, Point 2 Point is a rarity in a male-dominated security industry. Over the years, the Addison-based company has expanded its services to include uniformed armed and unarmed security personnel and more......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 16th, 2017

Woman-owned branding agency shifts to add focus on place-making, economic development

Branding comes into play before a city's reurbanization even begins......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 30th, 2017

Daphne"s Headcovers honored as top woman-owned exporter

Daphne's Headcovers CEO and founder Jane Spicer is in the business of bringing smiles to the game of golf. The 38-year-old Arizona-based company is being recognized by the Maricopa Association of Governments as a top woman-owned exporter, as it sel.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 5th, 2017

Woman, who helped launch outdoor retailer REI in 1938, dies at 107

Mary Anderson, a climbing enthusiast who helped start the outdoor retailer REI that has become the nation's largest consumer-owned retail cooperative, has died at 107......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 5th, 2017

Brookfield signs 50,000 s/f lease with Rauxa at 225 Liberty

Brookfield Property Partners announced that Rauxa, the largest woman-owned independent advertising agency, will expand and relocate .....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyMar 8th, 2017

Women-Run Hedge Funds Are Beating the Rest

Hedge funds in general, though, are still disappointing investors. For hedge fund managers this year, it pays to be a woman. In the first two months of 2017, hedge funds owned or man.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 8th, 2017

Female Workers Asked To Join In "A Day Without A Woman" Protests

To show the economic importance of women, organizers are encouraging them to take the day off from paid and unpaid labor and not to shop — except at women and minority owned.....»»

Category: topSource: nprMar 8th, 2017