Robin Whitsell, Founder and President of Whitsell Innovations (WI), Inc., will be attending the 2015 WBENC National Conference & Business Fair June 23-25, 2015, at Austin, Texas.
WI has been recognized as a woman-owned small business by the North Carolina Department of Administration Historically Underutilized Business (HUB) process since 2007. Applying for WBENC certification will add an equally rigorous and nationally-recognized certification.
[quotes class=”quoteleft”]“WI is proud to be a woman-owned business and the WBENC certification is an important step in letting current and potential customers know our commitment to diversity,” says Finance Manager Jennifer Tavares.[/quotes]
In advance of WI’s certification, Ms. Whitsell will attend the June 23 – 45th WBENC annual confernce.
[quotes class=”quoteleft”]“I’m very excited about attending this meeting and about our certification process with WBENC,” says WI founder Robin Whitsell. “Any time that we can interact with other diverse suppliers, it only helps us learn more about innovation and efficiency.”[/quotes]
The Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) is the largest third-party certifier of businesses owned, controlled, and operated by women in the United States. WBENC, a national 501(c)(3) non-profit, partners with 14 Regional Partner Organizations to provide its world class standard of certification to women-owned businesses throughout the country. WBENC is also the nation’s leading advocate of women-owned businesses as suppliers to America’s corporations. For more information, please visit: www.wbenc.org.