MB Piland has earned national certification as a Women Owned Small Business, recognized by the United States Small Business Administration.
"We're pleased we've achieved another national recognition," said Martha Bartlett Piland, president and CEO.
"MB Piland seeks clients who improve the health of people or communities. The WOSB certification opens the door to more opportunities to work with government agencies and other organizations in health, education, economic development and financial sectors.
The federal government wants to assure a level playing field when awarding contracts to women-owned businesses. This certification provides third-party assurance that MB PIland's operations and practices have been carefully screened. Procurement officers can rely on WOSB certification as a guarantee that the business is women-owned and controlled, has a reputable business and will be capable of delivering to its contractors.
To achieve this certification, women owned businesses complete a lengthy formal documentation and site visit process.