Women Who Achieve

Meet Women Entrepreneurs and Executives

At PNC, we proudly serve the financial needs of women in business. We hope you will enjoy their stories of achievement and be inspired to find new ideas and avenues for success in your own business.

Angela Sharpley

Adversity Strengthens Restaurateur’s Determination

Pipe’N Hot Grill
Cleveland Heights, OH

Angela Sharpley was a master hair stylist at an award-winning salon in Cleveland before realizing her dream of becoming a restaurateur. And while she built a loyal clientele almost immediately, a series of tragic events threatened her business and forced her to close the restaurant in 2014. But that wasn't going to stop her.
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Ursula Bongiovanni

Strategic Acquisitions Create a Global Leader

Innovative Automation, Inc.
Romulus, MI

Having achieved her own business success, Ursula wishes more women would realize the breadth of careers available to them in the manufacturing sector.“Manufacturing can be a great place for women — good jobs, good money and a lot of opportunity,” she says.
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Emily Wazlak

A New Generation of Advocacy for Women Business Owners

Shine Registry
Pittsburgh, PA

Emily Wazlak began mobilizing communities as a field/campus organizer for the 2012 presidential campaign. Today, she’s mobilizing communities of business and industry experts, family members, and friends to support women-owned startups. This time, her platform is her own startup, Shine Registry. 
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