So thrilled to be part of the Asian Business Association (ABA) Women Entrepreneurs Symposium held at the California Club, in Downtown Los Angeles.
The highlight was meeting, sharing and being inspired by fellow incredible women entrepreneur panelists: Tina Aldatz, Founder of Savvy Travelers, Hannah An, Founder/CEO of The District by Hannah An and Ferial Moloo, of 365 Hangers. Thank you for sharing heartfelt stories about their journey.
Here are some interesting statistics on Asian Business & Asian Women Entrepreneurs:
Women make up 51% of the population
162 million women
157 million men
2014: $770 billion in buying power
2018: estimated to surpass $1 trillion in buying power
20.3 million Asians residing in the United States
6.3 million live in California
1.9 million Asian-owned businesses
2012: estimated sales by businesses owned by Asian women totaled $135.7 billion
2012: estimated sales by businesses owned by Asian men totaled $474.3 billion
A heartfelt thank you to ABA for your continued support and celebration of Asian women entrepreneurs!