San Diego, CA, July 15, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- Moms in Business Unite, offering a unique educational conference and ongoing resources to enhance the professional and personal lives of women and mom business owners, today announced the six finalists for the Mompreneur Grant. The winner of the monetary prize, awarded to a mom business owner with an innovative business who’s in need of capital to get to the next level, will be announced at the afternoon reception that caps off the daylong conference on August 3.
“We all know it’s one thing to have a great idea, and another to have the resources to make it happen,” said Cristen Lebsack, MIBU VP, Operations & Finance. “We’re thrilled to be able to support one mom business owner with this grant, and we have a challenging task ahead of us to decide which deserving entrepreneur will get the money.”
The 2011 Mompreneur Grant finalists are:
· Nanette Meneses, Household Name Products, Inc./Happi Tummi
· Amy Kessler, Beach Bums Cloth Diaper Service
· Lisa Savage, DippyCups, LLC
· Barbara Ramirez, Gym Ventures
· Christine Barlow, 5 Phases
· Sharry Zubrod, Sparkle Farms
Registration for the full event as well as the reception only is available online through July 31. Late registration (higher price) begins on August 1. Learn more and save your place at http://www.momsinbusinessunite.com.
About Moms in Business Unite
Moms in Business Unite is the vision of five women entrepreneurs who recognized a need for a resource for mom and women business owners that provides business education and blueprint solutions to help them be more efficient and successful. MIBU hosts annual conferences (in five cities as of 2011) that feature passionate, expert instructors and relevant business topics in a truly unique learning environment. It also provides ongoing tools, resources, and guidance to support mom and women business owners’ journeys through the various stages of business ownership…so they can achieve their entrepreneurial dreams. To learn more, please visit http://www.momsinbusinessunite.com.