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SimpliPhi CEO on Women & Business in the Era of COVID-19

Check out the above video where SimpliPhi Power CEO Catherine Von Burg joins the discussion regarding women-owned small businesses are among those facing even more challenges during this crisis. As reports and data show, the uneven – and somewhat disorganized – disbursement of federal relief funds have more adversely affected these businesses. That is one factor that could slow down or even reverse the rise in recent years in the number of women-owned businesses — in 2019, they made up 42% of all businesses, according to American Express. Our Bloomberg Businessweek Town Hall brings together a panel of successful women small business owners and advocates, to talk about their own experiences and offer solutions about how to survive.