Meet Ruth Furman
Business Industry: Marketing | Public Relations

In 2022 Ruth Furman celebrated her 21st year in business for herself as a public relations firm …with frosting. Because she is all about the frosting in life and at work. Not just the cake.  

Her mantra is “curate joy.” 

Tell us about you

Ruth is a married Summerlin resident with roots in the Midwest. Her loves include supporting local businesses, travel and spending time outdoors

Tell us about your business

ImageWords Communications is an award-winning boutique agency focused on helping clients shine brighter and providing relevant content to journalists.

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What’s your favorite thing to do in Las Vegas?

Ruth enjoys spending time at the coworking space, cardio tourism outdoors with friends and business contacts and attending shows.

How has NAWBO helped you grow your business?

Being part of NAWBO has been invaluable to Ruth on many levels. Through the local chapter, she has met some dear friends and confidants, who have become business advisors. This has directly helped her evolve and grow as a leader.

What are the best tips you’ve learned as a NAWBO member you’d like to share to inspire/help other women business owners in Southern Nevada? (Inspiring Tomorrow’s Leaders)

Through NAWBO members and involvement: 1. Give more than you get. 2. Be resilient when life happens, even when you don't feel resilient. 3. Lighten your energy and find your people, asking for help early and often.