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It’s about maximizing your potential to grow your business ... to do business with big business in Canada, the U.S. and globally. Certified WBEs join a powerful business network and gain a marketing edge, allowing them to accelerate the growth of their firms.


Start Converting New Connections into Deals

Here is what you get:

  • Be part of a unique and supportive network
  • Opportunities to network and build relationships with our member corporations - an impressive and growing list of top national and international organizations, all eager to diversify their supply chains; meet with regional partner organizations who are eager to support and promote your business; meet with government procurement officers and supporters
  • Education on the commercial opportunities to market to large corporations through supplier diversity initiatives
  • Training workshops on how to leverage your certification, capacity building for your business and how to pursue procurement opportunities
  • Webinars on how to prepare for Trade Fairs, and get ready for Match-Maker Meetings
  • Your company profile in the WBE Canada database that our corporate members access to source new and diverse suppliers
  • Coaching and mentoring from other certified women-owned firms on key success factors for implementing marketing plans and gaining supply chain access
  • Mentoring through corporate membership mentoring programs offered by Accenture, RBC, and TELUS
  • Invitations to forums presented by corporate members, with overviews of their procurement process and practical tips on subjects like responding to Requests for Proposals (RFPs) and submitting professional bids
  • Opportunity to participate in the dynamic annual conference of the Women's Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC),
  • Potential to do business with other certified firms, run by like-minded, high-growth women business owners, and to create partnerships that can increase your strength and leverage you business in bidding for larger contracts
  • Eligibility for WBE Canada's Awards program

Apply for certification today!