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Contact Mia Delano at valuedsponsors@wbenc.org regarding sponsorship availability.

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Sponsor the nation's largest event for Women's Business Enterprises (WBEs) and the Corporate & Government Members that use their services!

About the 2018 Conference

  • What is the National Conference & Business Fair? WBENC's 3-day annual National Conference & Business Fair provides attendees opportunities to expand their business by participating in an ambitious, productive agenda that includes workshops, general sessions, a Business Fair with over 300 exhibitors, Procurement Opportunity Connection sessions, 1:1 MatchMaker Meetings, and networking events.
  • Who attends this event?  Attendees are Supplier Diversity professionals, procurement and senior executive representatives from the Fortune 1000 and federal government; women business owners—their teams; and key representatives of strategic partner organizations
  • How many people attend? Approximately 4,000 people attend WBENC's Conference annually
  • When is the National Conference & Business Fair? June 19-21, 2018
  • Where will this event take place? Detroit, MI

Why Sponsor?

  • Brand loyalty is highest among women and this event is the largest of its kind nationwide for women business owners.
  • Reach thousands of eyes in just one location. Gain visibility & connections that help you do business with some of the best & innovative companies in the country.
  • WBENC-Certified WBEs represent not only savvy decision-makers across 46 major industries, but are consumers and influencers with a widespread reach.
  • The exposure your brand will receive reaches far beyond the venue, with WBENC's robust, broad-based media strategy that reaches national, regional and local audiences with news, insights and details about the upcoming conference's value to the U.S. business community and to the community in which the conference is held.
  • WBEs:
    • Showcase your capabilities and demonstration of capacity.
    • Get enhanced visibility and access.
    • Position your company to capitalize on a variety of valuable opportunities.

Eligible Sponsors

  • WBENC National Corporate and Government Members
  • Regional Corporate or Government Members of the 2018 Host Council, Great Lakes WBC
  • WBENC-Certified WBEs
  • WBENC Regional Partner Organizations (RPO)
  • WBENC National Strategic Partners, which includes a select group of approved nonprofit organizations and media entities

Next Steps

  • Review the wide selection of sponsorship packages and select the one that's right for you.
  • Custom sponsorship opportunities are also available. Don't miss this valuable opportunity to set your company apart!