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Blue Beyond Consulting Earns Women Owned Business Certification
Castro Valley, California — 08-15-2016 — Blue Beyond Consulting has received national certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE) and a Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB) by the Astra Women’s Business Alliance, a regional certifying partner of the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC).
By including women-owned businesses among their vendors, corporations and government agencies demonstrate their commitment to fostering diversity and the continued development of their supplier/vendor diversity programs.
“I’m proud to be part of an organization that not only calls out the incredible achievements of women who start, own, and operate businesses and make a difference in the marketplace, but who actively supports the development of women owned and operated organizations and gives them a platform to help them advance in a crowded business environment,” said Cheryl Fields Tyler, Founder and CEO, Blue Beyond Consulting. “It’s an honor to receive this important certification.”
WBENC’s national standard of certification provided by the Astra Women’s Business Alliance Certification Committee is a meticulous process including an in-depth review of the business and a site inspection. The certification process is designed to confirm the business is at least 51% owned, operated and controlled by a woman or women.
“We are proud to count Blue Beyond Consulting as one of the 11,500 certified women business enterprises in the U.S.,” said Diane McClelland, President, Astra Women’s Business Alliance.
About Blue Beyond Consulting
Blue Beyond Consulting focuses on supporting organizations undergoing transformative change. The company specializes in organizational culture, change management, communications, employee engagement, leadership development, and vision/mission/strategy. Its seasoned team assesses complex situations for immediate support, and works with clients to develop strategies, plans, and capabilities for long-term success. Founded in 2006, Blue Beyond is headquartered in Castro Valley California with additional offices in New England. The company is nationally certified Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE) and a Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB). For more information please visit www.bluebeyondconsulting.com, or follow Blue Beyond on Twitter @bluebeyondteam and Facebook.
The Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (www.wbenc.org) is the nation’s largest third party certifier of businesses owned and operated by women in the United States. WBENC is a resource for the thousands of US companies and government agencies that rely on WBENC’s certification as an integral part of their supplier diversity programs.