WEConnect International is an organization that reaches out to women owned businesses, certifies them according to established international norms, and connects them to Fortune 500 companies, a global partner network, and other women owned businesses. WEConnect is sponsored by a network of global corporations that source products and services from WEConnect certified companies in North America, Europe and China.
WEConnect India was launched in December 2009 with the mandate to facilitate business opportunities between member companies and certified women’s business enterprises in India. WEConnect India offers thought leadership, information and training, and works with policy makers as part of its mandate. Examples of current WEConnect India Founding Members include Accenture, Alcatel-Lucent, AT&T, Citigroup, Cisco Systems, HP, IBM, Intel, Manpower, Motorola, Pfizer, Walmart and Wipro.
The goal of WEConnect India is to create competitive advantages and foster sustainable economic growth for women owned businesses. WEConnect India will certify businesses that are at least 51% owned, managed and controlled by one or more women.WEConnect certified women
eMerg has tied up with Weconnect for certification of women owned businesses.