Exploring Women’s Business Enterprise National Council Certification (WBENC) www.wbenc.org New England companies get certification through CWE- other states have certification through other organizations. If your business is at least 51% women owned, managed and controlled, you could qualify for this certification which provides a rich business network and access to a world of corporate contracts. Pursue supplier diversity contracts with Fortune 500 companies, large entities, and municipalities nation wide. The Center for Women & Enterprise is a the New England regional partner organization for the largest women business enterprise third party certifying entity in the nation, the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC). Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Information sessions will be held online via Microsoft Live Meeting.