Certification formally affirms Sunstates Security as woman-owned business

RALEIGH, N.C. — Sunstates Security LLC, a business specializing in providing security services for businesses, industries and their employees, received national certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise by the Greater Business Women’s Council, a regional certifying partner of the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC).

WBENC’s national standard of certification implemented by the Greater Business Women’s Council is a meticulous process including an in-depth review of the business and site inspection. The certification process is designed to confirm the business is at least 51% owned, operated and controlled by a woman or women.

By including women-owned businesses among their vendors, corporations, and government agencies demonstrate their commitment to fostering diversity and the continued development of their supplier/vendor diversity programs.

“I am delighted we have received our National Certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise,” said Sunstates Security’s CEO, Kathryn Burrell. “This certification further solidifies our dedication to quality through diversity and aligns Sunstates Security with current and future clients who share these goals.”

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About Sunstates Security
Headquartered in Raleigh, N.C., Sunstates Security is an industry leader with a proactive approach to offering superior customer service and custom-designed protection for its clients. Sunstates Security operates throughout the United States and employs world-class security professionals. Well known for its on-site accountability and proven track record of exceptional client service, Sunstates Security continually exceeds industry standards and enjoys one of the highest client retention rates in the industry.

The Women’s Business Enterprise National Council is the nation’s largest third party certifier of businesses owned and operated by women in the United States. WBENC is a resource for the more than 700 US companies and government agencies that rely on WBENC’s certification as an integral part of their supplier diversity programs.