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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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Certified WBEs and WPEO’s Corporate Members benefit from connections made through WPEO programs and business development opportunities.

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Upcoming Events

Date/Time Event
Thursday, 10/23/14
08:30AM - 11:30AM
Keys to Federal Business Success: Pinpoint Your Best Prospects
CSC, FALLS CHURCH Virginia
Wednesday, 10/29/14
11:00AM - 01:00PM
P-Card Event: Supplier Exhibit Fair
Dominion, Glen Allen VA
Thursday, 10/30/14
08:30AM - 11:00AM
Accelerate Your Business: WBENCLink As Your Resume
McCormick & Company, Inc., Sparks MD
Wednesday, 11/12/14
12:00PM - 02:00PM
WPEO-NY Brown Bag Lunch with New York Life
WPEO-NY Office, New York New York
Monday, 11/17/14
08:30AM - 11:00AM
Accelerate your Business: Packaging for Impact
Sodexo, Gaithersburg MD
Thursday, 12/04/14
08:30AM - 12:00PM
WPEO DC Annual Breakthrough Breakfast
JW Marriott, Washington DC
Tuesday, 12/09/14
08:30AM - 11:00AM
Accelerate your Business: Prospecting for Success
AT&T, Hanover MD
Tuesday, 03/31/15
12:00AM - 12:00AM
Test Only
WPEO-NY Office, New York NY

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