Helping Women-Owned Businesses Grow
Did you know
There are currently 8.6 million women-owned businesses in the U.S.— generating $1.3 trillion in revenue and employing 7.8 million people.
Nationally, the growth of women-owned
businesses exceeds the growth rates of all but the largest publicly
Iowa ranks last in the nation. Ascent was formed because of this economic concern.
*2012 The State of Women-Owned Businesses Report
commissioned by American Express OPEN
How We Can Help
Do you own a business? Are you interested in business ownership? We invite you to become a member of the Ascent Network to receive the resources and connections you need to develop and grow your business.
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