Application Process Now Open for 2017 America’s Top Corporations for Women’s Business Enterprises


Each year, WBENC recognizes Corporate and Government Members who successfully drive the sustainable inclusion of women-owned businesses within corporate and government supply chains and empower local communities through economic growth and job creation.

Does your organization have an advanced process, leading supplier diversity program that you would like to have recognized by WBENC? Is your company continuing to break down barriers for WBEs in ways that should be applauded? If you answered yes to either of these questions, then this award is for you!

The application process for the 2017 America’s Top Corporations for Women’s Business Enterprises awards is now open.

How to Apply

National Corporate and Government Members may request information on the application process by sending an email to

Note: WBEs are not eligible for this award as it is for WBENC National Corporate and Government Members only.


  • Company is a WBENC National Corporate Member in good standing
  • Company has an active Supplier Diversity Program

Requirements of Award Recipients

A C-Suite Executive must be available to participate in the Top Corporation programming and recognition which will occur during the annual Summit & Salute.

Honorees must participate in both annual events; the Summit & Salute held in March and the National Conference & Business Fair held in June, including:

  • Networking
  • Matchmaker sessions
  • Workshops – to include roles such as facilitation of sessions, panel participation, presentations, etc.

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Posted on August 24, 2017 and filed under Top Corporations.