May 14, 2019

Past Women Who Own It Honorees

Meet the 2018 Honorees

Cana Conrow

Gold Apple Boutique

“It has taken me quite some time to own the term entrepreneur. I didn’t necessarily see myself growing a business, I just saw myself working hard to help provide for my family. Over time I started to see the community of women that my business had brought together and only then did I truly understand…Read More

Lakaisha McCaleb

Joy and Gladness Children Academy

“As a young business owner, I know with sacrificing my family time, I am also providing my daughters a great role model. My daughters will know that although you may have rough times in life, you should never give up on your dreams. My daughters will know that as a woman, you can have it…Read More

Melody Farnen

Melody’s Quality Jewelry

“Our vision for our store is to become more of a custom design store, I want the customer to become part of the piece, and therefore it has a special meaning. Times have changed over the past twenty-three years, with the internet you can sit at home and create or find just about anything. We…Read More

Maureen Dalton

Monarch Title Company

“I believe that the success we have achieved is directly related to our willingness and desire to be more than a company for profit, it is about giving back and being engaged in our community. It is about leading by example, as leaders on numerous boards and committees and giving back in a monetary way,…Read More

Cindy Vann

VisionArts Eyecare Center

“VisionArts Eyecare is committed to our patients. We bring every decision back to our mission of improving the quality of lives. We do this by providing quality care, service, and products. Whenever we make a decision, we ask ourselves ‘Is it good for our patients?’ If it is, then it’s good for our practice. It…Read More

Joanie Coble

Turning Pointe Dance Studio

“My real mission is to empower young people through hard work, fun, dance, respect, kindness and true friendships. Confidence is contagious and kindness matters. I am blessed with a wonderful community, personal enthusiasm and the chance to share my love of dance with some amazing kids! I try to help them realize what great power…Read More

Debbie Huff

The Old School on the Hill Bed & Breakfast LLC

“Maintaining a business and being involved in a small town speaks volumes to women striving for a start, hope and the achievement of having a business of their own. As a writer and a speaker, I would love to have an opportunity to be a voice and an encourager for other women who have…Read More