photo by Meghan Arnold Vanvisa Nolintha, Bida Manda "As a business owner, I feel like I am myself. I am more confident than I have ever been."

photo by Meghan Arnold

Vanvisa Nolintha, Bida Manda

"As a business owner, I feel like I am myself. I am more confident than I have ever been."

photo by Meghan Arnold Ryan Murphy, Broughton Young Feminists "Our greatest strength is starting with a foundation of being totally sure of ourselves and sure of what our message is.”

photo by Meghan Arnold

Ryan Murphy, Broughton Young Feminists

"Our greatest strength is starting with a foundation of being totally sure of ourselves and sure of what our message is.”

photo by Meghan Arnold Leslie Woods, Raleigh Raw “Listen to your gut. Whatever your idea is, stop thinking about it and take action. If you fail, and you will, you’ll have another try.”

photo by Meghan Arnold

Leslie Woods, Raleigh Raw

“Listen to your gut. Whatever your idea is, stop thinking about it and take action. If you fail, and you will, you’ll have another try.”

photo by Meghan Arnold Braden Rawls, Vital Plan

photo by Meghan Arnold

Braden Rawls, Vital Plan

photo by Meghan Arnold Amy Smith, Hughes, Pittman, & Gupton

photo by Meghan Arnold

Amy Smith, Hughes, Pittman, & Gupton

Cindy Whitehead, The Pink Ceiling “For women, ownership is the path to freedom: financial freedom and the freedom to be totally individual. [...] Theres nothing more powerful than a room full of determined women and how they can harness energy to do great things.”

Cindy Whitehead, The Pink Ceiling

“For women, ownership is the path to freedom: financial freedom and the freedom to be totally individual. [...] Theres nothing more powerful than a room full of determined women and how they can harness energy to do great things.”

photo by Meghan Arnold Carol Vercellino, Oak City Labs “In entrepreneurship, you’re either all in, or you’re not.”

photo by Meghan Arnold

Carol Vercellino, Oak City Labs

“In entrepreneurship, you’re either all in, or you’re not.”

photo by Meghan Arnold Alice Nelson, Little Makers Academy “Being an entrepreneur is being able to pursue your passion in an innovative and out-of-the box way.”

photo by Meghan Arnold

Alice NelsonLittle Makers Academy

“Being an entrepreneur is being able to pursue your passion in an innovative and out-of-the box way.”

photo by Meghan Arnold Jess Porta, Survive to Own

photo by Meghan Arnold

Jess Porta, Survive to Own

photo by Meghan Arnold Kelli Cotter, Toast

photo by Meghan Arnold

Kelli Cotter, Toast

photo by Meghan Arnold Jan Davis, Triangle Angel Partners

photo by Meghan Arnold

Jan Davis, Triangle Angel Partners

photo by Meghan Arnold Patti Gillenwater, Elinvar

photo by Meghan Arnold

Patti Gillenwater, Elinvar

photo by Meghan Arnold Jess Ekstrom, Headbands of Hope

photo by Meghan Arnold

Jess Ekstrom, Headbands of Hope

photo by Meghan Arnold Sarah Ferguson, Beehive Collective/Craft Habit

photo by Meghan Arnold

Sarah Ferguson, Beehive Collective/Craft Habit

photo by Meghan Arnold Rosanna Garcia, AWE NCSU/Vijilent  

photo by Meghan Arnold

Rosanna Garcia, AWE NCSU/Vijilent

 

photo by Meghan Arnold  Allison Fairbank, FreshBox

photo by Meghan Arnold

 Allison Fairbank, FreshBox

photo by Meghan Arnold Simone Yard, Hairfleeker

photo by Meghan Arnold

Simone Yard, Hairfleeker

photo by Meghan Arnold Kelly Wohlegenant

photo by Meghan Arnold

Kelly Wohlegenant

photo by Meghan Arnold Becky Holmes, Ello Raw

photo by Meghan Arnold

Becky Holmes, Ello Raw

photo by Meghan Arnold Jenny Bonchak, Slingshot Coffee Company

photo by Meghan Arnold

Jenny Bonchak, Slingshot Coffee Company

photo by Meghan Arnold Deborah Fernandez, Career Champions

photo by Meghan Arnold

Deborah Fernandez, Career Champions