Whether you call it random acts of kindness, paying it forward, or good deeds, they are mighty. The ladies of the Women’s Business Council – Southwest (WBCS) understand the importance of helping each other. At our annual Ladies Who Launch event a few years ago, Stephanie Point, Founder & CEO of Point 2 Point Global Security, Inc. was inspired to help fellow WBE, Psyche Terry, Founder & Chief Inspiration Officer of UI Global Brands LLC , by paying for her entrance fee to the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) National Conference . “I listened to Psyche's story, via the phone,
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WBCS administers Women’s Business Enterprise certification through the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC),
the most widely recognized and respected women’s certification in the United States.
WBCS assists corporations with procurement and supplier diversity initiatives by validating that an organization, or supplier, is owned, operated, and controlled by at least 51% women.
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"The best business decision that I ever made was joining WBCS. My company has grown because of my WBENC certification and the wonderful networking and educational programs that the WBCS provides to women business owners."
Cathi Coan, President
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The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center invites you to participate in 2018 HUB Development and Market Expo. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to network with UT Southwestern buyers and procurement executives as well as market your products and/or services to departmental representatives
"Working with other WBEs, both as partners and clients, has enabled me to add another stream of revenue to my business. The opportunities are tremendous and continue to grow. It’s such a great way to step out of your comfort zone and add an entirely new group to your network." Darlene Templeton is
One of our WBEs had a great opportunity during Summit and Salute 2018. “We have had the pleasure of printing the WBENC Annual Report for the past three years,” said, Terri Quinton, President & CEO of ADP-LLC . “This year, ADP-LLC had the chance to print program booklets, industry pamphlets, survey