Women Owned


Women Owned is an initiative from WBENC and WEConnect International to create a movement of support for Women Owned businesses. At the 2019 National Conference & Business Fair, we invite all attendees to learn more about the Women Owned Logo program, discover innovative Women Owned businesses and products, and show your support for Women Owned businesses. 

Women Owned Pop-Up Shop

wednesDAY, june 26 | 7:00 pm - 9:30 PM

At the Business Fair Evening Event, stop by a special Women Owned Pop-Up Shop, featuring merchandise from Women Owned businesses available for purchase. The Pop-Up Shop will be a distinct area in the event space, allowing for an intimate and fun shopping experience. Bring a credit card or cash and get ready to #BuyWomenOwned!

Interested in selling your products at the Women Owned Pop-Up Shop at the National Conference & Business Fair?

Apply by March 19, 2019 and your business could be selected as a Pop-Up Shop vendor!

Please note, all Women Owned Pop-Up Shop vendors must be WBENC-Certified WBEs in good standing, and must register for the 2019 National Conference & Business Fair by April 2, 2019.

Vendor Testimonials:

“We were so excited to participate in the inaugural WBENC Pop-Up. It was such a wonderful event, extremely well organized, and so well received. We had so much fun meeting other WBENC members! We hope to participate in the future!” - Alchemy Detroit

“We met so many awesome women at the Pop-Up Store that we are certainly adding it to our agenda for 2019!  See You All In Baltimore!” - Innovative Marketing & Design

Read about the Women Owned initiative and some frequently asked questions for more information about how you can get involved. For all other questions, please email womenowned@wbenc.org

Women Owned Pavilion at the Business Fair

wednesDAY, june 26 | 9:00 am - 5:00 PM

During the Business Fair, stop by the Women Owned Pavilion to discover Women Owned products. Come to the Women Owned Booth to try some samples, see featured products, and learn more about the Women Owned Program. While you’re there, discover the surrounding Women Owned exhibitors on the floor and learn more about their products!

More information coming soon.



Stop by the WBENC Shop booth to browse and buy new products to show your support for Women Owned businesses, or show off your status as a WBENC-Certified WBE. Powered by Innovative Marketing & Design, the WBENC Shop offers apparel and accessories all featuring the WBENC logo, Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE) Seal, or Women Owned Logo. Shop now.