Women Owned Business Certification

The Women SME Association's Certification Program is a private, national certification program that verifies ownership and control of businesses by women. It gives women-owned businesses greater opportunity to market their companies and compete.

Certify your woman owned business through the Women SME Association. Taking this step opens up a host of opportunities for your business. It provides access to contracts and significant business advantages, concessions, support through a dedicated resource center, and peer-to-peer networking.

This program will introduce your woman-owned organization to the corporate and government markets, regionally and globally.


To qualify for the Woman-Owned Business Certification Program, you must fulfill the following criteria:

  • Be a sole proprietor, managing member, partner or controlling stockholder in an organization
  • Posses and exercise the power to make policy decisions
  • Be actively involved in day-to-day management and operation of the business and derive your livelihood there from

Note: This program is open to all women professional in the region. For further information about getting your business certified, please contact us.