Idea Makers

Idea Makers

15 Fearless Female Entrepreneurs
By Lowey Bundy Sichol

Women of Power

YOUNG ADULT NONFICTION

224 Pages, 5.5 x 8.5

Formats: Mobipocket, EPUB, PDF

PDF, $11.99 (US $11.99) (CA $15.99)

ISBN 9781641606394

Rights: WOR

Chicago Review Press (Feb 2022)

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Entrepreneurship can change your life—and even the world  Idea Makers shares the incredible stories of 15 women who changed the world through their entrepreneurship. Author Lowey Bundy Sichol presents five industries that women are leading in recent years: food, fashion and clothing, health and beauty, science and technology, and education.   Jenn Hyman brought couture fashion to everyday women with her idea to Rent the Runway. Morgan DeBaun supports Black journalists through Blavity. And Sandra Oh Lin is inspiring kids everywhere with KiwiCo. activity boxes.   Readers learn about how the women featured risked their early careers, gave up their salaries, and sometimes even went against the approval of their families to follow their passions and start their own businesses. Today, these 15 women are worth billions of dollars, are modern leaders, and have employed tens of thousands of individuals.  Young women today are embracing innovation and idea making, and the women profiled in Idea Makers will show them how that can change the world.  

Author Biography

Lowey Bundy Sichol is an award-winning children's author and MBA from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College. Titles in her series From an Idea to . . . have received a 2020 Best STEM Book, a Junior Library Guild Gold Selection, and a 2020 ILA-CBC Children's Choices Book. She is also the founder of Kids Idea Tank, the nation's biggest entrepreneurship competition for kids age 13 and younger. Lowey founded a specialized writing firm that composes MBA case studies for business schools, with work featured in business school classrooms internationally. She lives near Chicago, IL.

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