The March 14 NAWBO
luncheon meeting begins with networking at 11 .
Billie Dragoo, NAWBO
National chair and president/CEO of Indianapolis-based RepuCare, said, 'Bank of America has been a tremendous partner to NAWBO
and support to women and small business owners.
LA is located at 900 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 404, Los Angeles, CA, 90071, and can be reached at 213-622-3200 or at www.
This year the Mile High chapter of NAWBO
added programs and revamped existing offerings.
Holifield said one of the roles NAWBO
plays through a sister organization, National Women's Business Owners Corp.
, Travelers served as a primary event sponsor as well as participated in a breakout session to help offer solutions to protect small businesses.
At the NAWBO
awards luncheon at which Pardue was honored, the big winner--the 1999 Woman Business Owner of the Year -- was Tina Shelby, who founded PLANTation Services in 1980.
Anyone interested in NAWBO
can call the NAWBO
Hotline at 954-6865.
The Washington-based NAWBO
has 10,000 members nationwide; it has no breakdown on the ethnic composition of its members.
Money raised through the Red Affair raffle will be used to benefit Singleton Moms and for scholarships awarded by the nonprofit Women's Enterprise Foundation, for which NAWBO
provides financial support.
In addition to providing management workshops and educational seminars, NAWBO
sponsors special interest groups that let members collaborate on projects in different areas, such as international trade.
This is the 9th consecutive year that we have shared the honor with Wells Fargo of presenting the Trailblazer Award and I am continually impressed by the talent and dedication of the awardees," said Helen Han, NAWBO