Hartford, CT was recently ranked as the 7th best city (tied with Minneapolis) in Sharefile’s list of “The Top 20 Cities in America for Businesswomen.”
In addition to Hartford’s 31.9% of women business executives and second highest buying power of women, Connecticut’s capital city is home to the Women’s Business Center. Located at the University of Hartford, the Center serves more than 1,000 individuals and more than 500 businesses every year, with 70% being women or women-owned businesses.
Hartford-Area Women in Business
Learn more about the Women’s Business Center in our interview with Program Manager Milena Erwin. Read: University of Hartford’s Entrepreneurial Center Provides Resources for Women Entrepreneurs
Interested in learning about successful businesswomen throughout Greater Hartford? Read: University of Hartford Entrepreneurial Center Encourages Women Business Owners. And check out the IDH Women in Business series.