Johnstown, PA (PRWEB) May 12, 2014
From among an impressive list of contestants across the United States, Miracle Mittens & More, LLC (http://www.miraclemittens.com/) has been ranked number eight in StartupNation.com’s 2014 Top 100 Leading Moms in Business competition (http://www.startupnation.com/leading-moms-in-business/HOME.php). The company is owned and operated by three sisters who team up to create upcycled sweater mittens, hats, puppets and other eco-friendly items.
Hundreds of thousands of votes have been cast in the annual competition, and this year’s flurry of popular support of the 2014 Top 100 contestants was no exception. America has once again demonstrated its immense interest and support for moms building businesses as they also tend to their families.
“With startup rates at an all-time high, these leading moms are leading the pack in startup rates,” says Rich Sloan, co-founder of StartupNation. “They’re going after their business opportunities and developing their innovative products and services with fervor,” Sloan adds.
“I was thrilled when I found out that our small business finished at number eight out of so many great contestants in the Leading Moms in Business Competition. We are truly grateful to our family members, friends and customers for their continued support and encouragement,” said Vicki Berkey, co-founder and partner, Miracle Mittens & More.
The 2014 Top 100 Leading Moms in Business ranking highlights some of the dominant trends, motivations and attributes among moms in business. They include conscience-driven business, where “doing well” is just fine, but the real rush comes from doing good; and sustainable solutions and responsible business practices are increasingly paramount.
“Participating in StartupNation.com's Leading Moms in Business Competition has been such a great experience. Finishing in the top ten is an amazing honor that will help us generate publicity and increase brand awareness. We are humbled by the show of support that we received from our family, friends and customers,” said Nancy Lazarus, co-founder and partner, Miracle Mittens & More.
Miracle Mittens & More, LLC is owned and operated by three sisters. The company specializes in upcycled sweater mittens, hats, and other unique, eco-friendly items. To learn more about Miracle Mittens & More, visit http://www.miraclemittens.com. To purchase Miracle Mittens & More online, visit http://www.miraclemittens.etsy.com. Shop owners interested in carrying Miracle Mittens & More should send an email to miraclemittens(at)gmail(dot)com.
Mary Bevan, Co-Founder and Partner
Miracle Mittens & More