What is XBE Certification Support

XBE Certification Support provides Diverse certification and re-certification services for XBEs through industry recognized certification bodies to confirm their status and give them greater access to sourcing opportunities.

How the Diversity Consortium can help:

Initial Certification
Re-Certification
Application Audits
Application Remediation
Portal Registration
Registration Changes
HUBZone Certification Assistance
Business Transitions
8(a)

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How the Diversity Consortium can help:

Initial Certification, Re-Certification Application Audits, Application Remediation Portal Registration, Registration Changes HUBZone Certification Assistance, 8(a),
Business Transitions

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National Picture of Certified XBEs

Out of the 23M+ companies, approximately only 0.9%
of all XBEs are currently private sector certified

Disabled
(Disability:IN)
Service
Disabled
Veterans
(NVBDC)
All
Diverse Business
Enterprises
(XBEs)
LGBTQ
(NGLCC)
Women
(WBENC)
Minorities
(NMSDC)
Veterans
(NVBDC)
11 years
2 million DO Firms
300 DOBE Certified
17 years
1.4 million LGBT Firms
1,500 Certified
24 years
1.1 million WBE Firms
14,000 Certified (1.3%)
49 years
1 million MBE Firms
12,000 Certified (1.2%)
7 years
2 million SD/VOB Firms
600 Certified (0.2%)

Diversity Certification Eligibility Requirements

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Ownership

The company must be 51% or more owned by a diverse person or people

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Operation

The person or people running the company must fall into that same diverse category and be the highest-ranking title in the company

Independence

The company cannot rely on a non-diverse company for any day-to-day resources, equipment, or employees

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Control

The diverse person or people must have ultimate control of the company as determined by the governing documents

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