WEConnect International's Regional Director of Europe, the Middle East and Africa and Director of Programs and Grants Management Liz Whitehead describes the connections made at International Day, the value of certification to women business owners and corporate members, and why it is import to buy women-owned products and services.
During WEConnect International Day 2016, Andy Butler from member corporation Procter & Gamble sat down for a quick video interview to discuss supplier diversity and inclusion and P&G's partnership with WEConnect International. Said Andy:
"Partnering with WEConnect International was a logical choice in the evolution of our strategy to make sure that as we grow and develop our global supplier diversity program, we have the right access and exposure to capable women-owned businesses.
Ruth Vachon, President of Quebec-based partner organization Réseau des Femmes d'affaires du Québec, made time for a short interview during WEConnect International Day 2016 in Orlando, Florida. In her interview she explains the value of certification in connecting women business owners with corporate buyers and why it is important to buy from women-owned business.