Kate Bertash, the reigning Miss California Plus, has a platform which focuses on
encouraging women to turn their small practice or business ideas into a
reality. She hopes to raise awareness about opportunities for self-employed
individuals and ensure women interested in starting their own business have the
necessary resources. After Ms. Bertash speaks about her platform, Alex Austin, will discuss the creation of her firm and how she has navigated these
challenges. Ms. Austin is the founder of the Austin Law Group and has provided legal services to the adult entertainment and arts industries in San Francisco.