Orlando, FL: June 6, 2022. For immediate release.
The Launchpad, a B2B technology marketing firm based in Altamonte Springs, Florida, is now certified by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) as a Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE). WBENC certification for women-owned business is the gold standard and most sought-after certification of its kind. The WBENC is the largest certifier of women’s business enterprises in the U.S. and a leading advocate for women business owners, leaders, and entrepreneurs.
“We’re proud to be a WBENC-Certified business and thrilled to have the support of the WBENC and the network of companies backing the value of female-founded and owned businesses,” said Tonya Cox Turrell, CEO and Founder of The Launchpad. “Our WBENC Certification is important to our clients because The Launchpad can now help them achieve their supplier diversity goals and, in turn, formally demonstrate their commitment to fostering diversity and equity.”
To become a WBENC-Certified business, The Launchpad went through a rigorous certification process, including an in-depth review of the business, application process, detailed notarized affidavit, a site inspection and final determination by the certification committee. The certification process is designed to confirm that the business is at least 51% owned, operated, and controlled by a woman or women.
About The Launchpad:
The Launchpad is a trail-blazing technology matchmaking service that connects IT buyers with technology partners who have solutions and services that are a precise fit for their needs.
About The Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC):
Founded in 1997, WBENC is the nation’s leader in women’s business development and the leading third-party certifier of businesses owned and operated by women, with more than 17,000 certified Women’s Business Enterprises, 14 national Regional Partner Organizations, and more than 350 Corporate Members. More than 1,000 corporations representing America’s most prestigious brands as well as many states, cities, and other entities accept WBENC Certification. For more information, visit www.wbenc.org.