Tuck-WBENC Executive Program, brought to you by IBM

The Tuck-WBENC Executive Program, brought to you by IBM, is a six-day intensive experience focused on WBE skill development to increase business capacity, operations, and leadership. Participants examine their businesses as case studies throughout the week and apply core business concepts through real-world applications. Throughout the week, WBEs will:

  • Evaluate overall business strategy in rapidly-changing markets

  • Diagnose the strengths and weaknesses of operations

  • Analyze a balance sheet, income statement, and statement of cash flows

  • Develop an effective marketing strategy

  • Improve ability to communicate vision and inspire teams

  • Strengthen your professional network through collaborative learning groups

View a sample schedule of the six-day Tuck-WBENC Executive Program experience. 


  • Currently in good standing as a WBENC-Certified Women's Business Enterprise

  • Must be the owner of the company

  • Have a minimum of three years of experience running a business

  • Maintain a minimum annual sales volume of $500,000

Who Should Attend

Women's Business Enterprises (WBEs) who are dedicated to understanding a multifaceted approach to business operations and leadership. This program is the prerequisite for the Tuck-WBENC Strategic Growth Program.

Dates, Programs Fees, Sponsorships, and Questions

The Executive Program (EP) will be held in 2020. Please check back later in the year for more information.

Corporations may also sponsor a WBE to attend the program

Please contact the program manager with all questions, at tuck@wbenc.org