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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.


 

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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
Monday, 03/25/19
12:00PM - 01:00PM
WPEO-DC: I’m Certified, Now What?
Thursday, 03/28/19
12:00PM - 02:00PM
WPEO-DC: New WBE Onboarding Year One for VA
New WBE Onboarding Year One for VA, Henrico Virginia
Tuesday, 04/02/19
12:00PM - 02:30PM
WPEO-DC How To Do Business with Fairfax County
Fairfax County Economic Development Authority (FCEDA), Tysons Virginia
Monday, 04/08/19
09:30AM - 12:30PM
WPEO-NY: Female Founders A Discussion with Pfizer Enterprising WBEs
Pfizer Inc., New York New York
Monday, 04/08/19
09:30AM - 12:30PM
WPEO-NY: Female Founders breakfast event with Pfizer
Pfizer Inc., New York NY
Tuesday, 04/09/19
12:00PM - 02:00PM
WPEO-NY Brown Bag with Viacom
WPEO-NY Office, New York NY
Thursday, 04/11/19
12:00AM - 12:00AM
NJ Small Business Procurement Expo – Essex, Bergen, Hudson, Mercer Counties
Monday, 04/15/19
12:00PM - 01:00PM
How to Get WBENC Certified
Wednesday, 04/24/19
12:00PM - 02:00PM
Government Programming - How to get in front of your Federal Buyer
Accenture, Arlington VA
Thursday, 04/25/19
12:00PM - 02:00PM
WPEO-DC: Brown Bag with Aetna/ CVS
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