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CONNECTING BUSINESSES. BUILDING RELATIONSHIPS.

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WPEO is a dynamic community of certified women-owned businesses. By providing Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE), WPEO helps you gain access to business opportunities across America. As a certified WBE, you gain access to Fortune 1000 companies plus ongoing advocacy, high-level networking events, educational opportunities, awards and our Done Deals™ challenge.

Discover the benefits of certification today, and unlock the full potential of your business.

Our Three Pillars

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Awareness

Raise your profile as a woman-owned business to Fortune 1000 companies across the United States.

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Approval

Place your company on corporate America’s radar by becoming WBENC certified.

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Access

Grow your business with corporate supplier diversity, educational, and networking opportunities.

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Special Thanks to Our Sponsors

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Diamond Level Sponsors

Through the world-class supplier diversity programs of WPEO’s Corporate Members, certified WBEs and America’s leading corporations benefit from access to one another.

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Upcoming Events

Date/Time Event
Tuesday, 07/26/16
11:30AM - 01:00PM
WPEO DC - Brown Bag Lunch with AARP
WPEO DC, Washington District of Columbia
Wednesday, 07/27/16
11:30AM - 03:00PM
WPEO NY - Prime Supplier/Second Tier Program Hosted by New York Life
New York Life, New York NY
Thursday, 07/28/16
06:00PM - 08:00PM
WPEO DC - Access Reception With Freddie Mac
Freddie Mac, McLean VA
Thursday, 08/04/16
09:30AM - 11:30AM
WPEO-DC - Accelerating Your Growth ; Packaging for Success
Pepco Edison Place Gallery, NW, Washington DC
Tuesday, 08/09/16
11:30AM - 01:00PM
WPEO DC - Brown Bag with Westat
WPEO-DC Office, Washington DC
Monday, 08/15/16
11:00AM - 02:00PM
WPEO NY & NYNJ MSDC Program hosted by Pitney Bowes
Monday, 08/22/16
12:00PM - 01:00PM
WPEO DC - I’m Certified Now What? Online Webinar
Wednesday, 08/24/16
12:00PM - 02:00PM
WPEO NY - Brown Bag Lunch with Guggenheim Partners
WPEO NY, New York NY
Thursday, 08/25/16
09:00AM - 04:00PM
WPEO DC - The Power Conference
Bethesda Marriott, North Bethesda Maryland
Tuesday, 09/13/16
12:00AM - 12:00AM
SDDC Annual Conference

WPEO's Area

WPEO provides WBENC certification services to businesses based in:

WPEO-NY

  • New York
  • Northern and Central New Jersey (through Trenton)
  • Southern Connecticut (through New Haven)
WPEO-DC

  • Washington, D.C.
  • Maryland
  • Virginia