Interim Staffing Firm Meets WBENC National Standards
Atlanta, GA, May 1, 2010 – addONE Marketing Solutions, LLC, (http://www.add1marketing.com), a senior-level marketing staffing company, has recently been certified by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) (http://www.wbenc.org), a national organization that recognizes best practices in women-owned businesses.
WBENC provides expanded marketing opportunities for women’s business enterprises and connects them with
corporations that seek a diverse supplier base, eliminating barriers for women business owners. The rigorous certification process ensures women business owners adhere to national standards and best-in-class practices. Certification allows companies to be included in supplier diversity programs, opening up expanded growth
Melissa Packman, CEO and founder of addONE Marketing Solutions, said, “As a marketing staffing firm, we believe being a member of WBENC will allow us to spread our message of the benefits of employing supplemental marketing staff to a wider audience.” Packman went on to say, “Smart corporations seek out WBENC-certified suppliers because they will have access to quality vendors and meet corporate diversity goals at the same time.”
Women-owned businesses total over 8 million, or 28% of all American businesses, according to The Center for Women’s Business Research, representing a huge talent source for corporations. The WBENC certification process identifies qualified businesses, eliminating the time and expense associated with searching on one’s own. addONE Marketing is made up of marketers with 10+ years of diverse marketing experience, making the firm especially attractive to medium and large corporations with staffing challenges, such as filling a maternity leave or handling a special project on a part-time, long-term or full-time basis. “We provide a strategic staffing solution to companies; WBENC certification provides an added link to those companies”, continued Packman.