Junction International Is Certified As A Woman-Owned Business
April 22, 2009 (PRLEAP.COM) Business NewsWest Palm Beach, Florida – Junction International, LLC, a full-service provider of multilingual translation and integrated cross-cultural communication solutions, announced today it has received the national certification from the Women's Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC).
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, corporations and government agencies demonstrate their commitment to fostering diversity and the continued development of their supplier/vendor diversity programs. Having obtained this certification means that Junction has met the WBENC'S national standard, which consists of a meticulous application process including an in-depth review of the business and a site visit.
"The WBENC certification was the next logical step in growing our business", says Claudia Waitman, President & CEO of Junction International. "Combined with our unparalleled approach to process and our outstanding customer service, the WBENC certification is certainly a distinct competitive advantage that will provide us with access to decision makers in the corporate supplier diversity and procurement world", adds Waitman.
About Junction International, LLC
Junction International is a full-service provider of multilingual translation and integrated cross-cultural communication solutions to global businesses and organizations. Our customer-focused approach is designed to support worldwide companies in a variety of industries. Junction offers an array of solutions in more than 100 languages, including translation, website globalization, typesetting and DTP, cross-cultural consulting, and multilingual brand management. Visit JunctionInternational.com for more information.
The Women's Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) is the nation's leading third-party certifier of women's business enterprises (WBEs). In partnership with women's business organizations throughout the United States, WBENC provides access to a national standard of certification and provides information on certified women's businesses to purchasing managers through its Internet database, WBENCLink. WBENC certification is recognized and accepted by the majority of the major corporations across the U.S as well as several state and federal government agencies.