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The WPEO headquarters office is closed. We are working remotely to support WBEs through this difficult time with information, resources, and expanded ways of connecting and communicating. Please do not hesitate to reach out if there is anything we can do to assist you during this uncertain time. Staff contact information is available on the WPEO Staff Members page.

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
Wednesday, 10/21/20
08:00AM - 05:00PM
Converge 2020 hosted by Dominion Energy Supplier Diversity
Tuesday, 10/27/20
12:00PM - 01:00PM
WPEO Lunch with the Experts Webinar
Thursday, 10/29/20
12:00PM - 01:00PM
WPEO-NY: I’m Certified, Now What?
Tuesday, 11/10/20
10:00AM - 02:30PM
Virtual Breakthrough Breakfast
Tuesday, 11/24/20
12:00PM - 01:00PM
WPEO-DC: I’m Certified, Now What?
Monday, 12/21/20
12:00PM - 01:00PM
WPEO-NY: I’m Certified, Now What?

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