Thayer Re-Certifies with the WBENC

Thayer Lighting is proud to announce its national re-certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise by the Women’s Business Development Center – Chicago, a regional certifying partner of the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC).

WBENC is the nation’s leader in women’s business development and the leading third-party certifier of businesses owned and operated by women.

Patti Thayer, President, is thrilled to continue her relationship with the WBENC, “It matters to me as a business owner, as well as for other women-owned businesses, to help forward the cause of women entrepreneurs’ in our community.”

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.