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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, 06/28/17
09:00AM - 02:00PM
WPEO-NY/ SBA Long Island/SBDC Women's Empowerment Program
Farmingdale State College, New Student Center Ball Room, Farmingdale NY
Wednesday, 06/28/17
03:30PM - 08:30PM
WPEO-DC Women & Wealth Summit
Morgan Stanley Central Maryland Complex, Bethesda MD
Thursday, 06/29/17
12:00PM - 02:00PM
WPEO-NY Brown Bag Lunch with Johnson & Johnson
WPEO-NY Office, New York NY
Thursday, 07/13/17
12:00PM - 02:00PM
WPEO-DC Remarkable Women's Luncheon
Hard Shell Downtown, Richmond VA
Thursday, 07/13/17
12:00PM - 02:00PM
WPEO-NY “How to do Business with PSEG”
Marketsmith, Cedar Knolls NJ
Tuesday, 07/25/17
09:00AM - 11:30AM
WPEO-NY Sustainability Program with Citi
Citi, New York New York
Thursday, 07/27/17
06:00PM - 08:00PM
WPEO-DC Access Reception
Washington Gas, NW Washington DC
Wednesday, 08/02/17
09:00AM - 11:00AM
WPEO-DC: Dominion- The Corporate Connection
Dominion’s Riverside Cafe West, Richmond VA
Wednesday, 08/09/17
11:00AM - 01:30PM
WPEO-DC : A Successful Corporate Connection with Hilton Worldwide
Hilton Worldwide, McLean VA
Wednesday, 08/09/17
11:00AM - 01:30PM
WPEO-DC A Successful Corporate Connection with Hilton Worldwide
Hilton Worldwide, McLean VA

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