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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
Wednesday, 08/02/17
09:00AM - 11:00AM
WPEO-DC: Dominion- The Corporate Connection
Dominion’s Riverside Cafe West, Richmond VA
Thursday, 08/03/17
09:00AM - 11:30AM
WPEO-NY Prime Supplier and 2nd Tier Opportunities Hosted by Guggenheim Partners
Guggenheim Partners, New York New York
Wednesday, 08/09/17
11:00AM - 01:30PM
WPEO-DC A Successful Corporate Connection with Hilton Worldwide
Hilton Worldwide, McLean VA
Thursday, 08/10/17
12:00PM - 02:00PM
WPEO-DC Brown Bag Lunch with SMECO
SMECO’s Engineering and Operations Center, Hughsville MD
Thursday, 08/17/17
12:00PM - 02:00PM
WPEO-NY Getting To A Done Deal Brown Bag
WPEO-NY Office, New York NY
Friday, 08/18/17
08:00AM - 01:30PM
Statewide Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of NJ 5th Annual Diversity Expo & Breakfast
Rutgers Student Center, New Brunswick NJ
Thursday, 09/07/17
12:00AM - 12:00AM
The Power Conference
Tuesday, 09/12/17
08:30AM - 02:30PM
Supplier Diversity Development Council Annual Procurement and Matchmaking Conference
Livingston Student Center, Piscataway NJ
Thursday, 10/19/17
01:00PM - 05:00PM
WPEO-NY Prime Supplier and Second Tier Opportunities
New York Life, New York NY
Tuesday, 11/07/17
12:00AM - 12:00AM
WPEO - DC Breakthrough Breakfast

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