SAINT AUGUSTINE, Fla., June 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Disability Inclusion, a consulting firm specializing in providing disability inclusion strategies and solutions to Global 500 companies and federal contractors, is proud to announce national certification as a Women's Business Enterprise by the Women's Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC).
"We are thrilled to be certified as a Women's Business Enterprise by the WBENC," said Meg O'Connell, President of Global Disability Inclusion, and look forward to working with companies towards greater inclusion of those with disabilities. We are excited about the opportunities ahead."
WBENC's national standard of certification is a meticulous process including an in-depth review of the business and site inspection. The certification process is designed to confirm the business is at least 51% owned, operated and controlled by a woman or women.
By including women-owned businesses among their suppliers, corporations and government agencies demonstrate their commitment to fostering diversity and the continued development of their supplier diversity programs.
About Global Disability Inclusion:
Global Disability Inclusion LLC is a boutique consulting firm offering disability inclusion strategies and solutions to Global 500 companies and federal contractors.
To learn more about Global Disability Inclusion, please visit www.globaldisabilityinclusion.com
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 13,000 certified Women's Business Enterprises, 14 national Regional Partner Organizations, and over 300 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.
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SOURCE Global Disability Inclusion