• Organization TypeAssociation
  • Staff6-25
  • HeadquartersUnited States
  • Founded2009

WEConnect International

WEConnect International is a 501(c)(3) corporate led non-profit that helps to empower women business owners to succeed in global markets. When women start and grow businesses they create jobs, help the economy and improve communities. WEConnect provides the knowledge, networks, certification and platform women business owners need to reach new markets and prosper. We partner with a range of supporting organizations to identify and certify businesses that are at least 51% owned, managed and controlled by one or more women. WEConnect upholds the universal certification standard developed in collaboration with the Women's Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) in the United States.   Mission: Empower women business owners to succeed in global markets.   Vision: A world where women business owners have equal opportunity to sell their solutions and create prosperity.   Where We Work WEConnect International works with supporting organizations to facilitate certification in countries around the world. Sydney, Australia Toronto, Canada Santiago, Chile Beijing, China San Jose, Costa Rica London, England, United Kingdom  Bangalore, India Kingston, Jamaica Mexico City, Mexico La Molina, Peru Istanbul, Turkey    
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Staff at WEConnect International have experience in


  • development
  • private sector development
  • project support
  • human rights
  • gender


  • goal global
  • ec


  • united states
  • india
  • colombia
  • nigeria
  • china


  • managerial experience
  • business development
  • experience in recruitment
  • international experience
  • with experience in conflict areas


Media Affairs / Public Relations
Research & Development
Private Sector Development
Procurement Process
Power Generation
Market Research
Civil Rights
Economic Policy
Financial Services

Contract Awards

Development of Women-Owned Businesses

International Development Research Centre (IDRC) - Canada

Contact WEConnect International

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  • Elizabeth Vazquez
    President, CEO and Co-Founder, WEConnect International
    Primary Contact
    +1 (202) 419-3180
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Company Offices

  • United States (headquarters)
  • Washington, DC
  • 1120 Connecticut Ave., NW, Suite 1100A
  • Chile
  • Santiago
  • Cerro El Plomo 5420 Oficina 606 Las Condes
  • China
  • Beijing
  • Room E2250, Floor 2, South Tower SOHO Shangdu No. 8 Dongdaqiao Road, Chaoyang District
  • Mexico
  • Mexico City
  • Homero 109 D-904. Col. Chapultepec Morales
  • Turkey
  • Istanbul
  • Peru
  • Calle las Caobas 170 oficina 206 El Remanso
  • Canada
  • Toronto
  • 401 Bay Street, Suite 1600
  • United Kingdom
  • 1 Burns Close Hitchen
  • Jamaica
  • Kingston
  • Australia
  • Sydney
  • India
  • Bangalore
  • Ginserv Building, 3rd Floor (Behind Leela Palace Hotel)