New York City is one of the most diverse places in the world. From burgeoning arts, culture, and food scenes, this is one place that truly has something for everyone. Women play a huge role in the number of local businesses, restaurants, and galleries owned across the five boroughs. According to a 2012 US Economic Survey of Small Business Owners, NYC topped the list for the most female owned ventures, with over 413,000 businesses dotting the city. While admittedly biased, Brooklyn is one of the best boroughs in the city and many lady bosses have been flocking there for years. Here are some of the best women-owned businesses that Brooklyn has to offer.