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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
Friday, 10/07/16
09:00AM - 12:30PM
WPEO NY - Breakthrough Breakfast and Procurement Fair
The Plaza Hotel, New York NY
Tuesday, 10/11/16
09:00AM - 11:00AM
WPEO DC - Accelerate Your Growth Through Second Tier Contracting
Pepco Edison Place Gallery, Washington DC
Tuesday, 10/18/16
11:30AM - 01:00PM
WPEO DC - Brown Bag Lunch with Sodexo
WPEO DC, Washington District of Columbia
Monday, 10/24/16
12:00PM - 01:00PM
WPEO NY - I’m Certified Now What? Online Webinar
Wednesday, 10/26/16
12:00PM - 02:00PM
WPEO NY - Getting to a “Done Deal” Brown Bag Lunch
WPEO-NY Office, New York NY
Tuesday, 11/01/16
09:00AM - 01:30PM
WPEO NY - Program with Morgan Stanley
Morgan Stanley, New York NY
Wednesday, 11/02/16
11:30AM - 01:00PM
WPEO DC - Brown Bag Lunch with Capital One
WPEO DC, Washington District of Columbia
Tuesday, 11/15/16
09:00AM - 12:00PM
WPEO DC - Breakthrough Breakfast
The Mayflower Hotel, Washington DC
Friday, 11/18/16
12:00AM - 12:00AM
Urban League of Southern CT Women’s Empowerment Summit
Tuesday, 12/06/16
11:30AM - 01:00PM
WPEO DC - Brown Bag Lunch with WSSC
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