Third-Party Certification Programs

Third-Party Certification Programs

Pacific Southwest Minority Supplier Development Council

The Pacific Southwest Minority Supplier Development Council (PSWMSDC), a non-profit organization, is a regional affiliate of the National Minority Supplier Development Council that offers minority certification. The PSWMSDC is an organization of corporations and minority business enterprises (MBE) dedicated to providing increased procurement and business opportunities for minority business of all sizes. In addition to providing ongoing services, the PSWMSDC acts as a resource center for minority businesses. (24)

Contact: Pacific Southwest Minority Supplier Development Council: Certification Information, 602.495.9950


Women’s Business Enterprise Council-West

The Women’s Business Enterprise Council-West (WBEC-West) is a non-profit organization working together with industry to develop women business enterprises (WBEs) throughout Arizona, Colorado, Southern California, Utah, Wyoming, Nevada, Hawaii and Guam. WBEC-West also certifies women-owned businesses and is a regional partner of the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC), a coalition of corporations, WBEs and regionally focused women business organizations. (24)

Contact: WBEC-West, 480.969.9232