Women-Owned Businesses list includes more ownership information

Who owns the companies on our Women-Owned Businesses list, and how much do they own?

The latest version of our Women-Owned Businesses list answers those questions.

This year we’ve included more ownership information on the list, which includes 76 companies in the full Excel version. For each company we’ve listed the majority owner(s) and what percent of the company is owned by women. And we asked the larger companies in the print version of the list to name any organizations that have certified them as women-owned businesses.

As a result, we can now tell you the following:

  • 14 of the 76 companies, including nine of the 24 companies in print, are 51% women-owned, which is the minimum threshold to be included on the list.
  • On average, companies on the full Excel list are 80% women-owned.
  • 69 out of 76 companies list a female majority owner as one of their top executives, though in a few cases that person isn’t the CEO.
  • 15 of the 24 companies in print said they…

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