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TOPIC: Women in Business | KEYWORDS: Himanshu Bhatia, Women's Empowerment, Female Entrepreneurs, Business Opportunities, WBE, Sue Bhatia


(January 17, 2017) – The Women's Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) proudly celebrates their 20th Anniversary year by recognizing an exclusive group of WBENC-Certified women business owners known as Women of Distinction. Sue Bhatia Chairman/Founder of Rose International is proud to be included as one of the 25 women leaders who have demonstrated a deep commitment to the organization and to breaking down barriers for women owned businesses in the corporate and government supply chains. The Women of Distinction program was established to create a strategic role for highly successful and dedicated Women's Business Enterprises (WBE's) as advisors to WBENC, supporting the growth and success of all WBE's. WBENC is honored to showcase the Women of Distinction as they celebrate 20 years of success.

"As we celebrate our 20th Anniversary, we are so proud of the inaugural group of the Women of Distinction, including Sue Bhatia of Rose International for her leadership and commitment to our organization and the women's business community," said WBENC President and CEO Pamela Prince-Eason.

Sue Bhatia will be honored during the 20th Anniversary celebration at WBENC's annual Summit & Salute event taking place March 21 – 23, 2017 in New Orleans, LA. The presenting sponsors of this milestone event are Accenture, EY, Ampcus Inc., and ASAP Solutions Group. Summit & Salute is a highly anticipated event that provides access to the industry insights and senior-level networking opportunities that enable sustainable growth for all businesses. In addition to recognizing the Women of Distinction, WBENC will honor the 2016 America's Top Corporations for Women's Business Enterprises, highlight past leaders, WBE Stars, and other influential contributors who have enabled two decades of success.

To learn more about the event or the WBENC Women of Distinction, visit http://summit.wbenc.org.

About Rose International

Founded in 1993, Rose International is one of the country's leading minority and woman-owned providers of Workforce and Technology Solutions to corporations and government agencies. Rose employs thousands of associates and has offices and development centers in 20 U.S. cities and two in New Delhi, India. For more information on Rose International, visit the company's website at www.roseIT.com. For media inquiries, please contact Lori Buehler at (636) 812-4000, ext. 2026.


Founded in 1997, WBENC is the leading third-party certifier of businesses owned and operated by women, with over 13,000 WBENC-Certified WBE’s. WBENC-Certification is accepted by more than 1,000 corporations representing America's most prestigious brands, in addition to many states, cities and other entities. Throughout the year, WBENC and its 14 Regional Partner Organizations provide opportunities for interactions between more than 650 member corporations, government agencies and thousands of certified WBEs at business building events and other forums. WBENC is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that seeks and accepts donations from corporations, foundations and individuals that support its mission and programs. For more information, please go to http://www.wbenc.org.

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