Tag: Startup Stories

Teen Entrepreneur Bailey Bane and Her Singing Princesses

| February 16, 2017 | 0 Comments
Teen Entrepreneur Bailey Bane and Her Singing Princesses

A 16-year-old teen in Vienna, Virginia has turned every little girl’s dream of becoming a Disney princess into a very promising startup business.

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Rashmi Melgiri: Working to Make Insurance Easier for Small Businesses

| November 7, 2016 | 0 Comments
Rashmi Melgiri: Working to Make Insurance Easier for Small Businesses

Rashmi Melgiri saw the difficulties business owners faced when it comes to understanding and managing their insurance. Read how she started CoverWallet and how her business is working to help small businesses.

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Sam Franklin: Going Green With an Electronic Invitation Business

| July 26, 2011 | 0 Comments
Sam Franklin: Going Green With an Electronic Invitation Business

Learn about young entrepreneur Sam Franklin and how he started the electronic invitation business Greenvelope.com from his college dorm room.

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Lisa Marie Grillos: Bag for Bikers with Hambone Designs

| October 22, 2010 | 0 Comments
Lisa Marie Grillos: Bag for Bikers with Hambone Designs

Lisa Marie Grillos was one of the casualties of the economic downturn. But she turned that misfortune into an opportunity and started her own business creating specialty bags for bikers. Learn how she got the idea for Hambone Designs.

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Just Us Hens: Pioneering the Chicken Sitting Business

| August 26, 2010 | 0 Comments
Just Us Hens: Pioneering the Chicken Sitting Business

As Portland goes ga-ga for chickens, two enterprising ladies are cashing in on the trend. Rhonda Piasecki and Sharon Rowland have started Just Us Hens, which may be the country’s first chicken sitting business.

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Aileen Siroy: Turning Her Passion into a Business

| March 9, 2010 | 6 Comments
Aileen Siroy: Turning Her Passion into a Business

Aileen is one of the many small business owners who turned their hobbies into profitable ventures. Learn how Aileen turned her love for the camera into a business, and the challenges she met along the way.

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Learning From Small Business Women Entrepreneurs

| December 25, 2009 | 1 Comment
Learning From Small Business Women Entrepreneurs

As the year comes to a close, we’ve compiled into a PowerPoint presentation some of the very insightful business lessons, tips and advice from the small and home-based women entrepreneurs we’ve featured on WomenHomeBusiness.com. Learn from these wonderful women who shared their stories of success, startup challenges and strategies from their own small businesses. Learning […]

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Joanna Vaiou: Achieving Success with a Business Opportunity Program

| December 17, 2009 | 15 Comments
Joanna Vaiou: Achieving Success with a Business Opportunity Program

Joanna Vaiou started her journey to entrepreneurship by buying into a business opportunity. A dynamic and passionate young woman from Greece, Joanna researched the options available for her until she found the right business opportunity that matches her goals, desires and skills. She joined a business opportunity program as an internet marketer and started her website SuccessBusinessMindset.com in order […]

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Daysteps: A Planner System for Women, By Women

| November 15, 2009 | 5 Comments
Daysteps: A Planner System for Women, By Women

A successful business often starts with a gem of an idea. But to succeed in the marketplace today, given the competition and the economic realities, it typically “takes a village” to implement and nurture that idea. Learn from the dynamic women founders of lifestyle planning system Daysteps.

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Virginia Ritacco: Personalizing Kids’ Stories with StickieStory

| October 20, 2009 | 2 Comments
Virginia Ritacco: Personalizing Kids’ Stories with StickieStory

Virginia Ritacco is a creative young woman living in Buenos Aires, Argentina. When her first nephew was born in another part of the country, all she wanted was to ensure that she remains part of his young life, despite the distance. She sent him special story books, with pictures of herself, the boy and other members of […]

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