I carved a unique niche in my field by demystifying legal mumbo-jumbo for New York City consulting firms and professional services companies since 1996
New York, NY (PRWEB) April 26, 2011
Award-winning business attorney, critically acclaimed blogger, author, and speaker, Nina Kaufman Esq., founder of AsktheBusinessLawyer.com, has another top honor to add to her long list of credentials: U.S. Small Business Administration’s 2011 Women in Business Champion of the Year for Region II (New York, New Jersey, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands).
The SBA’s Women in Business Champion of the Year award is an annual nomination process recognizing individuals who have advanced women’s business ownership by improving the environment for women entrepreneurs to create and expand their businesses. Over 10 million women owned businesses bring in $1.9 trillion in annual revenue and create 13 million jobs across the nation. Women owned business have grown by 50% from 1997-2011.
“I carved a unique niche in my field by demystifying legal mumbo-jumbo for New York City consulting firms and professional services companies since 1996,” said Nina Kaufman, owner of Kaufman Law PLLC. “For nearly two decades, I have guided women entrepreneurs past the legal pitfalls their companies’ face, which frees them to create self-sustaining businesses that realize their dreams. And who doesn’t want to save time, money, and aggravation in dealing with business law issues?”
Kaufman’s mission and philosophy encompass the vision for the SBA’s Women in Business Champion of the year award. Her robust website, AskTheBusinessLawyer.com, offers entrepreneurs the necessary tools to thrive in business such as: articles, videos, podcasts, books, worksheets and other valuable assets that reveal the hidden issues behind forming LLCs, business partnerships, contracts, intellectual property, and more.
In addition to her vast online library of business law resources for entrepreneurs, Kaufman is a nationally recognized speaker. Her signature topics include: “How to Choose a Business Partner Who Won’t [Bleep] You,” “How to Train Your Clients to Pay You,” and “The Perks and Pitfalls of Your Online Presence.” A prolific speaker in her field, she has led over 40 conferences, seminars, and workshops for organizations as wide-ranging as : Office Depot, BlogHer’s annual Business Conference, U.S. Small Business Administration, New York Times Small Business Summit, the National Association of Women Business Owners (NYC Chapter), the Levin Institute and the NYC Bar Association.
Prior to her recent win, Kaufman has received top honors from Forbes Magazine’s Top 30 Women Entrepreneurs to Follow on Twitter and the 2001 Working Woman’s Entrepreneurial Excellence Awards.
Kaufman will accept her award Wednesday, April 27 in Midtown New York where she will briefly discuss the importance of entrepreneurship for women, financial independence and creating a culture of prosperity among women in business. To schedule an interview, please contact Nina at 212-808-7210 and visit, http://www.askthebusinesslawyer.com for more information.