By Journal Record Staff
Copyright © 2015 The Journal Record
EDMOND – Edmond was ranked as one of the best cities in the U.S. for women entrepreneurs to launch a business in a report by data-science group GoodCall.
“The city of Edmond earned its rank by having a strong post-recession economy and a high density of female business owners,” said Eppie Vojt, founder of GoodCall.
Edmond ranked 30th. A total of 405 cities were evaluated on core economic strength, business climate for women, professional networking potential and female educational values.
Two other Oklahoma cities were in the top 50. Oklahoma City ranked 33rd and Yukon was 41st.
“The Edmond Area Chamber of Commerce prides itself on the programs and events we conduct for women in business,” said Ken Moore, president and CEO of the Edmond Area Chamber of Commerce. “We will continue to work with this important segment of our business community to foster an environment where women in business can flourish and excel.”