From mid-career to experienced veterans, these women are working to innovate and transform the sector, in both traditional and non-traditional ways.
“A recent Forbes.com article highlighted 12 entrepreneurs who “are changing L.A. forever.” There was one slight oversight: There were no women mentioned.
This isn’t the first time women have been omitted from a key list, but hopefully it is a teachable moment to highlight some of the successful women entrepreneurs who are transforming the sector and the city.
We women entrepreneurs have become adept at competing in business in increasingly thoughtful and strategic ways. Continuing to do our work with excellence will go a long way toward changing values and perceptions of women entrepreneurs, but it won’t be enough. We also have to start speaking and working together to raise the visibility and recognition of women as successful and profitable leaders in startups, tech, and business in general—not as an afterthought, but as irrefutable and indispensable partners in the field…”
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