Certification Orientation Schedule

The Great Lakes Women’s Business Council invites women business owners to an orientation session to learn what it means to be certified as a Women’s Business Enterprise. If you have a product or service that you would like to market to American corporations, here is your chance to explore certification. Great Lakes WBC is the certifying partner of the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC), a national certifying body recognized by major American corporations.

You Will Learn
  • What is involved in the certification process?
  • How to complete the application package?
  • How to become part of a national database of certified women business enterprises?
  • If you will benefit from being certified?
  • Other resources that are available for small business.

Please call the Great Lakes WBC at 734.677.1400 to register. $25 fee can be paid at the door

Certification Orientation - Warren
Wednesday, August 15, 2018
Warren, MI

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Certification Orientation - Livonia
Monday, August 20, 2018
Livonia, MI

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Certification Orientation - Waterford
Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Waterford, MI

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Certification Orientation - Warren
Wednesday, October 10, 2018
Warren, MI

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Certification Orientation - Wyoming
Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Wyoming, MI

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Certification Orientation - Livonia
Monday, November 5, 2018
Livonia, MI

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Big thanks to our sponsors: * U.S. Small Business Administration * Great Lakes WBC – an SBA Women’s Business Center * Michigan Small Business & Technology Development Center * Oakland County Planning & Economic Development Services * Languages International, Inc. – a certified WBE * Michigan Business & Professional Association (www.michbusiness.org)

Great Lakes WBC is partially funded by the U.S. SBA’s Office of Women’s Business Ownership (OWBO). The OWBO is established to help women become full partners in economic development through small business ownership. The Women’s Business Ownership Homepage address is: www.sba.gov/womeninbusiness. This Cooperative Agreement is partially funded by the U.S. Small Business Administration. SBA’s funding is not an endorsement of any of the products, opinions, or services. All SBA programs are extended to the public on non-discriminatory basis. Reasonable arrangements for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance.