Certification Services

WBENC Certification is your path to new business opportunities.

Becoming a certified Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE)  is another tool to add to  your marketing kit that helps promote your company to major corporations that are actively seeking to conduct business with a woman/women owned business(es). This nationally recognized certification is accepted by more than 1,000 corporations representing America’s most prestigious brands, in addition to many states, cities and other entities.

Some of the benefits of WBE certification include invitations to networking events with supplier diversity representatives, contact information for supplier diversity representatives, and opportunities to attend corporate panels, procurement events, and education opportunities.

To qualify, your business must be 51% owned, operated and controlled by a woman or women.  And as a WBDC client, we are here to help you navigate the application process and provide education and opportunities to make your certification work for you. Interested in learning more about Certification? Click on the links below or call (312) 853-3477, ext. 100.