Top 5 Women-Owned Businesses in Portland – January, 2016

According to the U.S. Census Bureau’s 2012 Survey of Business Owners, the number of women-owned businesses in the Portland metropolitan area is on the upswing. In the previous survey in 2007, Portland women owned a majority stake in 7,883 companies,  fewer than 18% of all such firms in the city. By 2012,  the number of women-owned businesses rose to 9,630, about 21% of all employer firms in Portland.  Read more.