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Statewide, Washington, Oregon and Hawaii have the highest percentage of women business owners

Statewide, Washington, Oregon and Hawaii have the highest percentage of women business owners

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The under representation of women on boards of directors and in the C-suite is astounding in a world driven by analytics aimed at increasing the bottom line. Of the nearly 22,000 companies examined in a 2014 study conducted by the Peterson Institute for International Economics, approximately 60 percent had no female board members, more than half had no women holding executive-level positions and fewer than 5 percent had a female CEO.