NWBC Best Practices Guide: Contracting with Women

ByNWBC Council

NWBC Best Practices Guide: Contracting with Women

NWBC Best Practices Guide Contracting with Women

This Guide identifies model programs that have been effective in increasing competitive contracting opportunities for women-owned firms in the public and private sectors and identifies some of the key elements of successful supplier diversity programs. The Guide builds on a decade of inquiry by the Council into the challenges and opportunities for women seeking access to markets for their goods and services.

About the author

NWBC Council administrator

The National Women’s Business Council (NWBC) is a nonpartisan federal advisory council established to serve as an independent source of advice and policy recommendations to the President, the Congress, and the Administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration on issues related to women’s business enterprise. The Council is comprised of eight small business owners from across the country, six representatives of national women’s business organizations, and one Chairperson, Liz Sara, who was recently appointed by President Donald J. Trump in August 2018.