Women Entrepreneurs of St. Louis http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Economy & Innovation Rundown: Discrimination Suit At A-B And Other Questions About Women In Business http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/economy-innovation-rundown-discrimination-suit-b-and-other-questions-about-women-business <p>It’s Tuesday, that magical day of the week when our thoughts turn to questions of economics, business, innovation, technology … and related topics that tickle our fancy but we haven’t been able to report on ourselves. It’s the day we say, “Don’t think we haven’t been paying attention, dear reader,” and we share some the things we’ve been reading on topics of interest.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 13 May 2014 02:45:59 +0000 Shula Neuman 36037 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Economy & Innovation Rundown: Discrimination Suit At A-B And Other Questions About Women In Business New Group Promotes Women Entrepreneurs In St. Louis http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/new-group-promotes-women-entrepreneurs-st-louis <p>When Jenny Dibble returned to St. Louis after five years on the West Coast, she was struck by two features of her hometown’s entrepreneurial culture: one, it was way bigger and more dynamic than she expected; and two, there were a lot of men.</p><p>“At every event I attended, I noticed a strange absence of women,” Dibble said.<br><br>She decided to investigate and found that she was not the only St. Louis businesswoman craving a community. From that, the idea for <a href="http://we-stl.com/">Women Entrepreneurs of St. Louis (WEST)</a> was born.</p> Thu, 06 Dec 2012 21:40:28 +0000 Alex Heuer, Mary Edwards & Don Marsh 7116 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org New Group Promotes Women Entrepreneurs In St. Louis