Beth Schwartz, a practicing physician, took a wild ride on the right side (of her brain), pursued her passion, and launched an art business, Beth Schwartz Studio.
Her wide range of creations includes mixed media boxes, collages, assemblages, and recently, mixed media journals. She finds her
Heidi Hertel, Founder, and CO-CEO of Fitz Frames is reinventing eyewear.
Fitz Frames is a 3D printed custom eyewear company that offers prescription, blue light filtering, and sunglasses.
The glasses are ordered through an app (a social distancing dream) that uses the camera to get accurate measurements
"I will create, and if it works, it works, and if it doesn't, it doesn't, I'll create something else. I don't have any limitations of what I think I could do or be."
Keep creating, keep inspiring, and never limit yourself.
Have your own story to
Fact: There are over 9 million women-owned companies in the United States
What should you do? Find a support group (sheBOOM)! The number of women-owned companies is continuing to increase and it is more important than ever to support your fellow female founders. Spread your wisdom and together
Fact: Less than 10% of venture capital from 2009-2015 went to female-owned companies.
What Should You Do? Explore your options! Even though 10% is an extremely low number, there are still a lot of ways you can find funding. Here are 50 ways sheBOOMers can fund their business.
Finding reliable resources for women entrepreneurs can be extremely difficult. Thankfully, Mashable compiled a list of 10 resources including radio shows, funds, and entrepreneurship centers to help out sheBOOMers!
Tory Burch, successful fashion designer and entrepreneur, understands the difficulty of starting your own business, especially as a woman. She used her knowledge and passion to create the Tory Burch Foundation which is all about empowering female entrepreneurs! Through this foundation, she mentors other women who are
Ericka Perry is not only a sheBOOMer, but also a mother who created a product to bring smiles to other mothers around the world. Ericka is the founder of The Stork Bag, a pregnancy bag subscription service that brings gifts right to your doorstep!
Simone De La Rue took her passion for dancing on Broadway and created her own fitness studio, Body by Simone. Simone's goal was to teach high energy classes for busy women. Today, Body by Simone has evolved into a multi-million dollar business. She has three studios; one in
"Before starting my business, I wish I would have known to go slow. I made a lot of mistakes because I rushed into decisions trying to save time (where I thought time was money), but the reality was, it cost me a lot of time and