Award Nomination Responses

Who Decides Gala Award Winners?

This year we had over 70 nominees across 6 categories. And while every nominee is deserving of an award, decisions still had to be made. We’ve detailed the nomination and judging process below to give you some insight on how the winners are chosen.
2018 WBCS Annual Report

2018 WBCS Annual Report

We are excited to present our 2018 Annual Report. Providing valuable resources to women-owned businesses helped us see an exciting year of growth - including a notable 31% increase in WBE certifications in Austin, and a 94% retention rate across all members.
USICOC Annual Women's Conference

USICOC Annual Women's Conference [February 22]

The USICOC 3rd Annual Women's Conference is an exciting event where women entrepreneurs and professionals come together in fellowship to network, learn from successful women and from each other, and grow through inspiration and support.
Toyota and Point 2 Point

Point 2 Point Global Security, Inc. Lands Contract with Toyota

Through multiple WBCS events, Point2Point Global Security, Inc. was introduced to Toyota diversity sourcing. In 2018 they received a contract for a diverse portfolio of security-related services, including emergency response, off-duty police officers, consulting, and disaster response.
Corporation of the Year Nominees

Corporation of the Year Nominees

At the core of WBCS’s mission is the connection of women-owned businesses with corporations. In 2018, our Sustaining (Corporate) Members reported over 8.5 billion dollars in spend with WBEs!