Phoenix, Arizona (PRWEB) November 07, 2011
The Event Concierge, a meeting and event planning company, received national certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC).
WBENC’s national standard of certification is a meticulous process including an in-depth review of the business and a 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 vendors and service providers, corporations and government agencies demonstrate their commitment to fostering diversity and the continued development of their supplier/vendor diversity programs.
The Event Concierge owner, Julie Wong, expresses the importance of obtaining WBENC certification, saying, “The Event Concierge is a business built on my personal commitment to providing clients with the ultimate experience in event services. As a woman business owner, I feel it is essential to incorporate my own core values of honesty, integrity and unparalleled commitment to service into each and every client interaction. Being certified by WBENC allows The Event Planner to fulfill the requirements of diversity supplier programs while providing clients with the highest quality meeting and event planning services available.”
Since 2006, The Event Concierge has been providing the utmost in personal and professional event consulting and planning services as a Phoenix corporate event planner. Working with a wide variety of clientele, The Event Concierge customizes solutions for each client’s unique needs, allowing clients to experience the most effective results from their meetings and events. The company has extensive relationships with vendors and suppliers, and specializes in strategizing, planning, implementing and managing all aspects of meetings, conferences and events within budget.
The Event Concierge is also a member of Meeting Professionals International, accredited by the International Airlines Travel Agent Network and certified as a minority owned business and small business enterprise. To learn more about The Event Concierge, please visit http://www.eventconcierge.com.
The Women’s Business Enterprise National Council is the nation’s largest third party certifier of businesses owned and operated by women in the United States. WBENC is a resource for the more than 700 US companies and government agencies that rely on WBENC’s certification as an integral part of their supplier diversity programs.