CNNMoney.com offers an overview of five organizations that are geared to assisting women in business. They include:
COMMITTEE OF 200 which provides advisors for women who own businesses with $3 million to $10 million in sales. www.c200.org.
MAKE MINE A $MILLION BUSINESS PROGRAM helps women entrepreneurs reach $1 million in annual revenues by giving participants a year of business coaching and other resources. www.makemineamillion.org
SPRINGBOARD ENTERPRISES offers networking programs, seminars, venture forums, and workshops to teach women how to gain access to equity markets.
WOMEN PRESIDENTS’ ORGANIZATION an annual conference which includes a session for women who want to pitch their business plans to venture capitalists. www.womenpresidentsorg.com
WOMEN’S TECHNOLOGY CLUSTER a business incubator which helps female technology entrepreneurs find sources of capital through introductions, conferences, mentoring, and other services. www.wtc-sf.org