National Women's Business Council to discuss improving access to capital at public meeting

Jan 16, 2013, 14:20 ET from National Women's Business Council

Council to also hear directly from women business owners, business leaders on issues related to entrepreneurship, economy

WASHINGTON, Jan. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Women's Business Council (NWBC) will conduct its next public meeting via web-teleconference to review work accomplished since its last meeting, discuss its 2013 research agenda and take public comments and questions.

Guest speaker Peggy Wallace, managing partner at the investment firm Golden Seeds, will speak about increasing access to capital for women entrepreneurs and how best to educate women about accessing equity financing.  

Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013
11:30 a.m.2 p.m. (EST)

Access information for online presentation:
Audio connection instructions will be provided after you have connected your computer.
Please log in early as some set up is required.

Access for teleconference participants only: 
Toll free number: 1-888-621-9649
Participant passcode: 411593

The National Women's Business Council is a nonpartisan, independent federal council created to trusted advisors to the president, Congress and the U.S. Small Business Administration on economic issues that affect the growth of women business owners. NWBC members are prominent women business owners and leaders of women's business organizations. The Council is comprised of 15 members, including the presidentially-appointed chairwoman. For more information about NWBC please go to our website at

Eun Kim, (202)205-6829

SOURCE National Women's Business Council