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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
Tuesday, 08/05/14
09:00AM - 12:00PM
WPEO-NY “Pitch and Learn: Prime Suppliers and Second Tier Opportunities”
Colgate-Palmolive, New York NY
Wednesday, 08/06/14
11:30AM - 01:00PM
WPEO DC - Brown Bag Lunch with Pepco Holdings Inc.
WPEO DC, Washington District of Columbia
Tuesday, 08/12/14
09:00AM - 12:00PM
WPEO-DC 1st & 2nd Tier Opportunities Event
Freddie Mac, McLean VA
Tuesday, 08/19/14
12:00PM - 02:00PM
WPEO-NY Brown Bag Lunch with The Hartford
WPEO- NY Office, New York NY
Wednesday, 08/20/14
11:30AM - 01:00PM
WPEO-DC Brown Bag Lunch with Washington Gas & EN Engineering
WPEO-DC, Washington District of Columbia
Thursday, 08/28/14
09:00AM - 04:00PM
The Power Conference 2014
Bethesda North Marriott/Montgomery County Conference Center, North Bethesda MD
Friday, 09/12/14
12:00AM - 12:00AM
WPEO-NY Breakthrough Breakfast & Procurement Fair
The Plaza, New York NY
Tuesday, 09/16/14
08:30AM - 12:00PM
WPEO-DC Bank of America Capital Access Agenda
Bank of America, Washington
Thursday, 09/18/14
11:30AM - 01:00PM
WPEO-DC Brown Bag Lunch with Washington Gas and InfraSource
WPEO-DC Office, Washington DC

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