ABOUT WBEC SOUTH

OUR MISSION

To advance and enhance business opportunities between corporations and women-owned businesses through a reputable certification program, education and professional growth opportunities.

OUR VISION

A world where women-owned businesses have barrier-free access to supply chain opportunities.

OUR HISTORY

OUR TERRITORY

OUR CORE VALUES

The WBENC certification standard is the most relied upon certification of women-owned businesses. WBEC South facilitates a nationally recognized certification program for the states of Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Tennessee and the Florida Panhandle.

We are committed to connecting women-owned businesses with major corporations to facilitate business opportunities.

We provide resources to address the challenges women face in building and growing a business including educational workshops and tools to strengthen supplier diversity partnerships.

WBEC South fosters engagement with our network through regional events, robust recognition and awards program which includes Corporation, Corporate Advocate, WBE Supplier, WBE Volunteer, WBE Role Model, and WBE Advocate – celebrated at our annual awards Gala.