For Immediate Release
YouCopia Certified by the
Women’s Business Enterprise National Council
CHICAGO (Aug. 30, 2017) – YouCopia (youcopia.com), creator of innovative
home organization products, is proud to announce national certification as a
Women’s Business Enterprise by the Women's Business Development CenterChicago
(WBDC), a regional certifying partner of the Women’s Business
Enterprise National Council (WBENC).
YouCopia President Lauren Greenwood said, “We’ve noticed the commitments
that retailers are making to supplier diversity, as well as consumer interest in
supporting businesses that are women and minority-owned. We’re thrilled to
have YouCopia certified as a WBNEC-Certified Women’s Business Enterprise so
we can offer increased diversity in addition to innovative kitchen organization
products that help consumers simplify and enjoy life at home.”
WBENC’s national standard of certification implemented by the WBDC 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 YouCopia, please visit youcopia.com.
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YouCopia creates innovative home organization products to help consumers
simplify and enjoy life. YouCopia products are available at leading retailers
including Target, Bed Bath & Beyond, The Container Store and Amazon.com.
For more information on pricing and availability, please email
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 13,000 certified Women’s Business
Enterprises, 14 national Regional Partner Organizations, and over 300 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.