2023 Enterprising Women of the Year Award Winner Belle Chou

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The Enterprising Women of the Year Awards is the magazine’s annual celebration of the world’s top women entrepreneurs. Nominations for this prestigious award are submitted each year. The event draws heavy interest from the magazine’s readership and allows us to shine the spotlight on a remarkable group of outstanding women. The top organizations for women entrepreneurs partner with us to help assure wide support for this outstanding annual event.

The event is co-hosted by some of the country’s top corporations. It generates international media attention for the award winners and sponsoring companies who are a part of this very special event. Now in its 21st year, the program recognizes top women entrepreneurs in categories that include women business owners with revenues up to $1 million annually, over $1 million and up to $5 million, over $5 million and up to $10 million, over $10 million and up to $25 million, over $25 million and up to $100 million, and over $100 million in annual revenues. We recognized 100 outstanding women at our 2022 event. We have also inducted 50 women into the Enterprising Women Hall of Fame over the past 20 years and have presented a number of Advocacy Awards to nonprofit organizations and other advocates deserving of recognition.

For the past 39 years, Belle Chou has been leading the personal hand protection industry with her promise to invest in quality manufacturing, focus on new product development, and create new features that benefit those who rely on SW products every day.

Belle has been a pioneer in the field, creating innovative technologies that have benefited consumers’ comfort and ability to ensure their personal protection in their working environments. Technologies include EnerGel®, the first aloe vera infused disposable nitrile gloves to immediately deliver healthier, more hydrated skin for customers who work long hours with little moisturizing relief. DriTek®, a moisture-wicking flock-lined system that manages sweat for healthier hands and easy donning and doffing. pH Natural®, maintains skin pH levels to reduce skin issues while also reducing microbial growth. Breach Alert®, dual color 2-ply construction that provides immediate visual breach detection.

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