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    Women's History Month in Harvard Square 2010


    Please join us in celebrating Women's History Month and a remarkable group of woman business owners and organization directors in Harvard Square.MAR-(1).jpg


    This year the Harvard Square Business Association celebrates its 100th Anniversary of Caring for the Square from 1910 – 2010. Women Business owners have played a large part of the fabric of Harvard Square from the Square’s early beginnings to the current day. The most recent women-owned businesses to open in Harvard Square are:

    Crema Café, Marley Brush and Liza Bayer-Kahn
    Faron Salon, Faron
    Passport Boutique, Jessica Good
    Small Plates, Stephanie Rossi
    Sweet, Courtney Forrester (opening soon!)
    Ten Tables, Krista Kranyak
    Tistik, Perla Brito Cuevas
    and Topaz, Stephanie Dunn and Evelyn Levy.


    Harvard Square is fortunate to have the following women business owners and organization directors.


    Businesses currently owned or directed by women in Harvard Square:

    A. Cahaly Inc, Janet Cahaly
    Alice Darling Secretarial Services, Rosalie Prosser
    A Taste of Culture, Carmen Heller
    A Friendly Inn, Hong Liu
    American Repertory Theatre, Director Diane Paulus
    Andeb LLC, Debbie DeJesus
    Black Ink, Susan Corcoran
    Bettina Network Inc, Marceline Donaldson
    Brattle Florist, Catie Zedros
    The Brattle Theater, Ivy Moylan
    Elissa Spellman, Breakthrough Cambridge
    Cardullo’s Gourmet Shoppe, Donez Tavilla and Francesca Sibble
    Cambridge Artists Cooperative  
    Cambridge Carnival International, Nicola Williams
    Cambridge Center for Adult Education, Susan Hartnett
    Cambridge Forum, Pat Shurke
    Cambridge Pet Center, Myrna Weiner
    Citysprouts, Jane Hirschi
    Clothware, Louise Ciampi
    Charles River Conservancy, Renata Von Tscharner
    Curious George, Donna Friedman
    Cyclekids, Julianne Idlet
    Dado Tea, Jennie Song
    Digital Loom, Victoria Merriman
    Dreams Beauty and Sun City Tanning, Nila Desai
    Faron Salon, Faron
    Fresh Pond Ballet, Nina Hathaway
    Games People Play, Carol Monica
    Gino, Antoniette Ruotolo
    Glacier Blue Acupuncture, Tricia Beretz
    Gnomon Copy, Michelle Skikne
    The Globe Corner Bookstore, Harriet Carrier
    Harvard Museum of Natural History, Director Elisabeth Werby
    Harvard Square Shiatsu, Liz Vequist
    Hempest, Kimberly Johnson
    The Hong Kong, Mrs. Lee
    The Irving House and the Harding House, Rachael Solem
    James & Devon Gray, Devon Gray
    Joie de Vivre, Linda Given
    Lem Lem, Lem Lem McCrary
    Longy School of Music, Director Karen Zorn
    Lumen Eclipse, Jen Brzoza
    MDF and Motto, Jude Silver
    Mint Julep, Brooke Garber and Stephanie Nist
    Mount Auburn Hospital, Jeanette Clough
    Mr Bartley’s Burger Cottage, Mrs. Joan Bartley
    Mulberry Studio, Connie Procaccinc
    Mystic Rosa
    New England Folk Music Archives, Betsy Siggins
    New England School of English, Director Anna Shine
    Patricia Mazza Real Estate, Patricia Mazza
    Prellwitz and Chilinski, Wendy Prellwitz
    Pyara, Christine Perkins
    The Peabody Museum, Director Pamela Girardi
    Resource Inc, Susan Schlossberg
    Rialto, Jody Adams
    Sabra Grill, Nada Rizkallah
    Salon Bella Mar, Mari Kozelian
    Sandrine’s Bistro, Gwen Trost
    Silvia Glick Attorney at Law
    Swiss Watchmaker, Susan Lelyveld
    Sullivan Communications, Martha Sullivan
    Tess, Tess Enright
    UpStairs on the Square, Mary Catherine Deibel and Deborah Hughes
    Via Vai, Marie Santamaria
    Vision House, Nancy Gold and Donna Turner
    William Henry Furniture, Jodi Robbins
    Zipa Jewlery, Mitsu Ochoa-Meier
    1134 Mass Ave LLC, Jinny Nathans


    We would also like to acknowledge our political, academic and civic leaders who improve and impact our daily lives and businesses in Harvard Square.


    Our Vice-Mayor, Henrietta Davis
    Our City Councillors, Marjorie Decker and. Denise E. Simmons
    Cambridge Chamber of Commerce, Director Kelly Thompson Clark
    Cambridge Office for Tourism, Director Robyn Bell
    Cambridge Postmaster, Katherine Lydon
    State Representative, Alice Wolf
    State Representative, Martha Marty Walz
    Cambridge College Chancellor and Founder, Eileen Moran Brown
    MIT President, Susan Hockfield
    And Harvard University President, Drew Faust