About | NAWBO



  • In 1975, a group of a dozen like-minded businesswomen in the D.C. area gathered to share information and create an atmosphere of professional community to further and strengthen their entrepreneurial interests.

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  • Founded in 1975, the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) is the unified voice of over 10 million women-owned businesses in the United States

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  • Find out who makes up NAWBO’s Board of Directors, National Advisory Council, and Presidents Assembly Steering Committee.

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  • Looking for a chapter near you? Our national presence is beyond widespread. Find your local chapter and plug in!

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  • Awards Gala

    The NAWBO® Annual Awards honors the accomplishments and contributions of exemplary women who have led the way in the women's business community and is building a legacy for the next generation of entrepreneurs.

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  • Get to know the passionate team of women behind NAWBO. 

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  • Contact the NAWBO National office by email, phone, or fax. Have you forgotten your username and password? Click here.

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  • “NAWBO is a great organization for women entrepreneurs that provides an outlet for women business owners across the country to share their creativity an inspire and support each other in their pursuits.”

    Katrina Markoff

    Founder, CEO and Chocolatier of Vosges Haut Chocolat and Wild Ophelia

  • "I am fortunate to be a woman in America who was given the opportunity to achieve her dream. I want women everywhere to have that same opportunity and am pleased to work with the NAWBO Institute for Entrepreneurial Development to increase opportunities for women entrepreneurs."

    Sara Blakely

    Spanx founder and head of The Sara Blakely Foundation

  • "...We worked hard to position the emergence of women business owners as a growing segment of the women's movement and to develop the organizational base and structural guidelines for a national association. "

    Susan Hager

    Founding NAWBO National President

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