Women Business Owners

Learn how Women's Business Enterprise national certification can help you grow your business.

Procurement Professionals

Learn how Sustaining (Corporate) Membership can help you reach your supplier diversity goals.

Bring business to your door with National Certification

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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Join the Women’s Business Council — Southwest (WBCS) for an informational webinar to learn more about Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE) national certification through the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC), procurement opportunities, networking events and educational programs throughout Arkansas, Oklahoma, New Mexico and north and central Texas.

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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."

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