Small business has seen big growth in the past 10 years, and small businesses owned by women have flourished, with a growth rate of 37 percent—four times the growth rate of all firms. The Small Business Association (SBA) estimates that minority women own 1.2 million businesses, which makes them the fastest growing segment of women-owned businesses.
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