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Insights: February 2016

Message from WBEC South President Dear friends, Welcome to our first edition of WBEC South INSIGHTS! I am very excited to have the opportunity to lead such a dynamic organization and have been overwhelmed by the support and enthusiasm of our staff, corporate members and WBE community. WBEC South is truly a special place and…

Women Innovators Needed

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Calling all Women Innovators- Does your business specialize in Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, or technology solutions using or compatible with the Microsoft Azure platform? Then this challenge is for YOU! Deadline to submit your proposal is March 20, 2016, so don’t delay! The 411: Microsoft Innovation Challenge Objective: Establish a pipeline for women-owned businesses to…

2015 WBO Expo Highlights

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The Women’s Business Enterprise Council South (WBEC South) hosted its 15th Annual Women’s Business Opportunity Expo in New Orleans on April 9-10, 2015. The theme, “Connect. Collaborate. Succeed.” was evident in every portion of the event. Attendees began connecting right away at Thursday’s Opening Reception. The reception was held in Dutch Alley of the Historical…

Introducing the New Women Owned Logo

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Have you seen the Women Owned logo yet? Maybe it was at Summit and Salute or at our annual Expo. You will be seeing it on the shelves of stores in the months to come. So what is the logo and what does it mean? In a nutshell, “the goal of the new logo is…

Message From Your Women’s Enterprise Forum Representative Teresa Lawrence

The Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) Summit & Salute will be hosted at the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront March 18th-20th. Ladies, this is an exceptional networking opportunity for Women’s Business Enterprises (WBEs) with corporations and other WBEs. You will get to explore industry trends and best practices with America’s Top Corporations for Women’s Business Enterprises.…

2015 February WBE Spotlight: Personalized Payroll Services

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Personalized Payroll Services, Inc. allows a company to streamline the payroll process, avoid costly penalties for untimely tax remittance, and focus time increasing the profitability of the company. personalizedpayroll.com Kathleen Hunt, President of Personalized Payroll Services, Inc., has over 30 years of experience in her industry and doesn’t plan on slowing down anytime soon. She…

WBEC South 2015 Business Star: Teresa Lawrence

Each year, fourteen exemplary women business leaders step into the spotlight to receive the nation’s premier award for excellence among women’s business enterprises (WBEs) bestowed by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council at its annual Summit & Salute. WBE Stars are selected by WBENC’s 14 Regional Partner Organizations (RPOs) that administer WBENC’s world-class certification of…

WBENC 2015 Summit & Salute: Charting Our Course for the Future

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The WBENC 2015 Summit & Salute brings together America’s leading corporations, government agencies, women business owners and strategic partner organizations. This year’s exciting program engages participants in a two-day program filled with valuable business principles, straightforward business development opportunities, and informal networking engagements. The Salute recognizes fourteen certified Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE) Stars for their…

$570,463,535 and Counting!

In 2009, WBEC South started the Done Deals program in order to collect information that helps us prove that Supplier Diversity and WBENC Certification are true assets. Since the program started, we have had over approximately 175 WBEC South companies report business they have done either WBE to Corporate or WBE to WBE resulting in…