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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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Certified WBEs and WPEO’s Corporate Members benefit from connections made through WPEO programs and business development opportunities.

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Upcoming Events

Date/Time Event
Thursday, 05/12/16
09:30AM - 11:30AM
WPEO DC - Accelerate Your Growth Series, Part I
Pepco Edison Place Gallery, Washington DC
Thursday, 05/19/16
11:30AM - 01:00PM
WPEO DC - Brown Bag Lunch with Pepco, an Exelon Company
WPEO DC, NW Washington DC
Wednesday, 05/25/16
12:00PM - 02:00PM
WPEO-NY Brown Bag Lunch with Morgan Stanley
WPEO-NY Office, New York NY
Thursday, 06/02/16
09:00AM - 11:00AM
NY & NJ MSDC and WPEO NY Program at National Grid in Syracuse, NY
National Grid, Syracuse New York
Wednesday, 06/08/16
11:30AM - 01:00PM
WPEO DC - Brown Bag with NEA Member Benefits
WPEO DC, Washington District of Columbia
Wednesday, 06/15/16
10:00AM - 12:00PM
WPEO DC - Leverage opportunities created by Teaming, Strategic Alliances, Joint Ventures
Harris Corporation, Herndon Virginia
Wednesday, 06/15/16
10:00AM - 12:00PM
WPEO DC - Teaming, Strategic Alliances and Joint Ventures With Harris Corporation
Harris Corporation, Herndon Virginia
Thursday, 06/16/16
09:30AM - 11:30AM
WPEO DC - Accelerate Your Growth, Part II
Pepco Edison Place Gallery, Washington DC
Tuesday, 06/21/16 - Thursday, 06/23/16
12:00AM - 12:00AM
WBENC Annual Conference
Monday, 06/27/16
12:00PM - 01:00PM
WPEO DC - I’m Certified Now What? Online Webinar

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