Upcoming Events See All
Empower by Go Daddy

March 5, 6:00 - 9:00 pm
WBEC-East Headquarters, Philadelphia

This website bootcamp will help you build and launch your site and offers free website tools. You'll learn about marketing, web design, SEO and more.

No fee

Orientation & Business Assessment

March 7,  10:00 - 11:45 AM
WBEC-East Headquarters, Philadelphia

If you're just getting started on your journey of entrepreneurship, or if you want to know more about us, this is where you start!

No fee

March Food for Thought

March 11, 9:00 – 10:30 AM
WBEC-East Western Office, Pittsburgh

These small-group networking events are an exclusive benefit of WBE certification. Seats are limited to 15 WBEs and are on a first-come basis.

No Fee


Learn More
Success Stories See All
Connections – Monique DeMonaco, Founder and Principal, Coach Monique and Associates

From the very beginning, my experience with the WBEC-East has been all about connections – and looking back, it’s fun to connect the dots. Let’s start with Rebecca Harris, a fellow Chatham University alum, who convinced me to become a certified WBE. She suggested that I reach out to Joanne Peterson and Marian Neilson, also fellow Chatham alums, who had experience in helping women business owners get started in the process. I was so excited by the conversation in Rebecca’s office that I drove over to Joanne and Marian’s office (which was fortunately only two miles away) to learn more. Both Joanne and Marian have indeed been a huge help in not only walking me through the WBE process, but also understanding how to use the certification as tool for my business.

Read More
Meet Our Supplier Diversity Corporate & Government Members See All