Katie Hughes

Katie Hughes has built an award-winning manufacturing company selling Slip-On Dancers, a patent-pending product that reduces knee pain for the growing niche market of dance fitness enthusiasts. She won the Make Mine a Million $ Business Award in 2011 and the Export Achievement Award from the U.S. Commercial Service in 2013. She is co-author of the best-selling book, “Women Who Mean Business.” She serves on the board of Queen City Forward, mentoring social entrepreneurs.