The U.S. Census Bureau reports that nearly one in three Maine businesses are ope
The U.S. Census Bureau reports that nearly one in three Maine businesses are operated by women, and women-owned companies in the state employ more than 20,000 Mainers and distribute an annual payroll in excess of $268 million. Women entrepreneurs are getting into areas long dominated by men, with the proportion of women-owned Maine firms operating in manufacturing, construction, agriculture, transportation and the finance/real estate/insurance sectors increasing during the 1980s. Details, related article.
Women in business
"The U.S. Census Bureau reports that nearly one in three Maine businesses are ope" (1994). Maine News Index – Portland Press Herald. 14014.
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