How Cities Can Unlock the Potential of Women Entrepreneurs

https://www.forbes.com/sites/geristengel/2017/07/19/how-cities-can-unlock-the-potential-of-women-entrepreneurs/

Forbes by Geri Stengel | July 19, 2017

Scaling company’s customer base may be drawn from multiple markets and even globally as the company grows. For these companies, scaling successfully means they will need much more than their local city alone can provide. They need connections to the global marketplace of customers, governments and investors. “We have found that a substantial differentiator for Astia Angels investments has been the immediate access to a global network,” commented Sharon Vosmek, member of Astia Angels and CEO Astia. “For women entrepreneurs in particular, the global network is often better positioned to embrace women as leaders and offer investment opportunities and terms more appropriate for the high-growth potential of the business.”