Arlington Heights, Il - B. C. Sales & Service, a business specializing in security equipment, industrial tool and janitorial
products, received national certification as a Women's Business Enterprise by the Women's Development Center- Illinois, a regional
certifying partner of the Women's Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC). WBENC's national standard of certification implemented
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.
About B.C. Sales & Service
B.C. Sales & Service was founded in 1989 and
is a woman-owned and operated small business. The corporation sells industrial supplies, janitorial and automotive supplies, security
equipment, corporate logo clothing and promotional items. Their customers include building contractors, utility, waste handling, food
packaging machine companies and other manufacturing companies. Sue Piatek, the President of the company, indicates that the company's
success and growth lies in the relationships they have built with their customers. "Superior customer service is the driving force
behind our operating philosophy and outstanding customer service is achieved by delivering personalized service, living up to our
commitments and keeping our promises. We listen to our customers, understand their needs and strive to provide the highest quality
products at a reasonable price."
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 more than 700 US companies and government
agencies that rely on WBENC's certification as an integral part of their supplier diversity programs.