Elgin Illinois, October 1st, 2021, Gilmore Marketing Concepts, Inc., is proud to announce national certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise by the Women’s Business Development Center – Midwest Certification Committee, a regional certifying partner of the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC).
“I have been a woman in business for 30 years, it was past time to be certified and I look forward to working with other diversity program businesses. I will be attending a virtual prime contracting conference later this month and look very forward to leveraging our new certification.” Kim Gilmore stated.
The WBENC standard of certification implemented by the Women’s Business Development Center – Midwest Certification Committee, 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.
To learn more about Gilmore Marketing Concepts, Inc., please visit www.gmcicreative.com
Kim Gilmore founded Gilmore Marketing Concepts in 1991 as a creative, energetic design house and advertising, marketing firm. She has built a successful business with over 300 clients. She employs full-time and free-lance writers, designers, brand specialists, SEO experts, media buyers, printers, and video producers. GMCI specializes in custom marketing design in print, web, digital and video for corporate entities, not-for-profit companies, and small businesses.
Founded in 1997, WBENC is the nation’s leader in women’s business development and the leading third-party certifier of businesses owned and operated by women, with more than 17,000 certified Women’s Business Enterprises, 14 national Regional Partner Organizations, and more than 350 Corporate Members. More than 1,000 corporations representing America’s most prestigious brands as well as many states, cities, and other entities accept WBENC Certification. For more information, visit www.wbenc.org.