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Monthly Breakfast: Becoming a Certified Women-Owned Business

  • Luminary, 1204 Broadway, New York, NY 1204 Broadway New York, NY (map)

Women-owned certification opens critical market access to corporate and government contracts. Having customers who spend billions on goods and services, such as the Fortune 1000 or government agencies, increases your chances for high growth. Certification opens doors for women-owned businesses by providing business development opportunities, training, and resources.

Our panel of entrepreneurs and certifying organizations will help you understand if certification is right for your company and what you need to do to get certified!


Olivia Dunn, Program Manager at Women Presidents' Educational Organization

Ophelia Gabrino, Executive Director, Capacity Building & Corporate Partnerships at NYC Department of Small Business Services

Aquila Leon-Soon, Founder & Chief Executive Officer at ATS+Partners

Jennifer Naughton, President and CEO at Radiant Resources

Moderated by Geri Stengel, Activator at SheEO Inc. & President at Ventureneer

Click here for the key takeaways from the event.