The Hatchery: Proud To Be WOB: How To Become A Certified Woman Owned Business

In honor of International Women’s Day we are partnering with the Women’s Business Development Center to provide more information about becoming a certified Women Owned Business and the fantastic programs and initiatives available to female entrepreneurs.  

During this webinar we will be learning directly from Cynthia Johnson, the Director of Established Business Services at WBDC on how to become a Certified Woman Owned Business. We will be discussing the types of certifications, long term strategies, application processes, and the organization’s support overall.  

 *This event is free for residents of the West Side communities (Garfield Park, Austin, North Lawndale, West Humboldt Park). To register, email or call (312) 283-5732 with your address!*

About the presenter:  

Cynthia J. JohnsonDirector, WBDC Established Business Services

Cynthia J. Johnson is Director of Established Business Services at the Women’s Business Development Center (WBDC). In this role she leads the programs for established business owners that are designed to increase contract opportunities for certified women-owned businesses with WBDC corporate partners.

Cynthia’s specific area of focus includes planning and delivering relevant programs and procurement events with WBDC corporate partners to help women-owned businesses build capacity and sustain profitable growth. She is passionate about utilizing her expertise to accelerate the growth of diverse businesses.