Is your small business ready to bring in outside capital? Marsha Firestone offers some insight on what Angels and Venture Capitalists seek, and she tells small businesses who should be on your mana... » More
Dr. Firestone is founder and president of the Women Presidents' Organization for women whose businesses annually gross over two million dollars. The Women Presidents' Organization is currently operating 60 chapters nationwide and in Canada. Dr. Firestone was previously Vice President of Women Incorporated and of Training and Counseling at the American Woman's Economic Development Corporation (AWED). Prior to her involvement in women's economic development, she oversaw all operations and established educational direction as president of a for-profit educational institution. Her career also includes positions as National Executive Director of the Women's American ORT, a volunteer organization with a membership of over 150,000; a full-time faculty member of the American Management Association Competency-Based Management Development Program; and a faculty member at the City University of New York and Adelphi University.
Category: Women and Minority Issues
Interviews with Marsha Firestone»See all
Women business owners are really making great strides and Marsha talks with Jim about some research her organization has conducted that identifies just how well women-owned businesses are doing.
Marsha and Jim talk about the strength of the U.S. economy, women business owners, and which generation of women have the most money right now.
Marsha joins Jim to talk about a recent survey that shows there is no "glass ceiling" for women entrepreneurs.