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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
Monday, 02/22/16
12:00PM - 01:00PM
I’m Certified, Now What: Maximizing Your WBENC Certification
Wednesday, 02/24/16
12:00PM - 02:00PM
WPEO-NY Brown Bag Lunch with NBCUniversal (Event for Creative Services)
WPEO NY, New York NY
Friday, 03/04/16
09:00AM - 11:30AM
WPEO-NY Annual Awards Breakfast
Mandarin Oriental, New York New York
Wednesday, 03/09/16
11:30AM - 01:00PM
WPEO DC - Brown Bag Lunch With Anne Arundel County
WPEO DC, Washington, DC
Thursday, 03/10/16
09:30AM - 01:00PM
WPEO-DC: How to Leverage Opportunities at WBENC Summit and National Conference
Freddie Mac, McLean VA
Tuesday, 03/15/16
12:00PM - 02:00PM
WPEO-NY WOSB Brown Bag Lunch with MetLife
WPEO-NY Office, New York New York
Tuesday, 03/22/16 - Thursday, 03/24/16
12:00AM - 12:00AM
WBENC 2016 Summit & Salute
Renaissance Phoenix Downtown Marriott, Phoenix Arizona
Wednesday, 04/27/16
09:00AM - 11:30AM
Financial Services Program Hosted by AIG
AIG, New York NY
Tuesday, 06/21/16 - Thursday, 06/23/16
12:00AM - 12:00AM
WBENC 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