BIRMINGHAM, MI (June 21, 2017) Bluestone Executive Communications, the region’s premier provider of executive communication training and coaching programs, announced today it has been certified as a Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE) by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC).
“We are extremely proud of this certification and of our heritage as a woman-owned business,” said Bluestone founder and president, Christina McKenna. “We know our clients are committed to fostering supplier diversity and we’re pleased to add diversity to supply chains nationwide with this important certification.”
WBENC’s national standard of certification is a meticulous process including an in-depth review of the business and site inspection to confirm the business is at least 51% woman-owned and operated. WBENC is the nation’s leading certifier of businesses owned and operated by women. By striving to partner with women-owned businesses, corporations and governments demonstrate their commitment to diversity and to fostering a diverse supply chain.
“This important certification now allows our clients to apply their investment with Bluestone against internal diversity benchmarks and external diversity requirements, often set by their own customers,” said McKenna. “We know our present and future clients will join us in celebrating this development.”
Bluestone is the region’s leading provider of high-stakes communicating consulting for corporations and governments, providing media training, speech and presentation coaching, crisis management and other communication consulting programs and training programs in the United States and across the world. It’s lengthy client list includes General Motors, Masco Corporation, McCann WorldGroup, Magna International, La-Z-Boy, ZF, Cooper Standard, Shinola, SRG Global, Valeo, The Henry Ford, Detroit Public Schools Community District, OESA, the Center for Automotive Research and dozens of other major corporations, associations and government clients.
Bluestone Executive Communications is located at 1025 East Maple Road, Suite #201, Birmingham, MI 48009. For more about Bluestone Executive Communications, visit bluestoneexec.com.