business woman

business woman

1. A woman who owns, manages, or is employed in a business. Though there's still a long way to go, the growing number of business women in today's economy is encouraging.
2. slang A female prostitute. It took me a minute to realize that the woman on the street corner was a business woman.
See also: business, woman
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Other Award winners were Captain Mona Shindy of New South Wales, who was named 2015 Telstra Business Woman of the Year and joint winner of the Government and Academia Award with Commissioner Carroll, Jessica May from the ACT who took home the Start-Up Award, South Australia s Kate Thiele who received the For Purpose and Social Enterprise Award and Kim Tran from Western Australia who won the Young Business Women s Award.
Wallasey-born Suzan Thompson, managing director of upmarket Chester property firm Elegant Address, won both the Property Business Woman of the Year and Outstanding Business Woman of the Year awards.
It will forever be know as the Saira Khan Business Woman of the Year Award along with last year's new award the Rachel Elnaugh Enterprise Award.
After landing the title of Young Business Woman of the Year at the 2013 Forward Ladies Awards, the head of Applegate Property won the category for Property Business Woman of The Year at this year's event.
The judges for the British Business Woman of the Year 2013 award are Savvas Savvides and Yiannis Fanides of Michael Kyprianou & Co LLC and Maureen Watt, Angel Guardians Funeral Home.
The Dubai Appeals Court [of urgent matters] yesterday turned down the business woman Maysoun Jamal's request to place the IT company's management and administration under provisional seizure, saying "a ruling was earlier issued in the same case.
Young Business Woman of the Year: Hannah Buckley from Miss High Street ?
LONDON, March 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Veuve Clicquot today announces the shortlist for its Business Woman of the Year Award, bringing together shining examples of female entrepreneurship and business success across sectors ranging from retail to construction and hospitality.
Mrs Blair is the founder of the Cherie Blair Foundation for Women and wife of former British Prime Minister Tony Blair, and Amal Daraghmeh Masri is chairwoman of the Business Woman Forum (BWF) and one of the pioneers in the businesswomen community.
Overall Vale Business Woman of the Year winner Sian Fox and runners up Bee Milbourne and Tiona Williams were recognized for their contribution to the life of the Vale and for the hard work they have put into running their own businesses.
THE managing director of a company which supplies marquees to the NEC is celebrating after being crowned Black Country Business Woman of the Year.
The Inspirational Women Conference and Business Awards has selected finalists in four categories - Business Start Up, Young Entrepreneur, Community Excellence and Business Woman of the Year.
The speakers on the panel were from all parts of the hip hop world, including I-Rize, a business woman at Jazzy Jeff's record label; and Rockafella, a Bronx-based break dancer.
of South Hackensack, NJ, has been named Business Woman of the Year by the Bergen County chapter of the NJ Association of Women Business Owners.
Ms Roddick, a former Business Woman Of The Year, will be speaking at the Annual Enterprise Lecture of the Women Into the Network (WIN) initiative at Durham Town Hall.
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