Rome, NY – Bartell Machinery Systems, L.L.C. (“Bartell”), a leading manufacturer of industrial machinery solutions, is proud to announce its national certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise by the Women President’s Educational Organization-NY (WPEO-NY), a regional certifying partner of the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC).
Bartell has been awarded the certification based on the ownership, control, and operation of Bartell and its parent company, The Heico Companies, L.L.C. (“Heico”), by Emily Heisley Stoeckel.
“We are thrilled to receive this certification by WBENC,” said Emily Heisley Stoeckel. “This certification will allow us to become a better partner to many of our customers by helping them to meet their supplier diversity requirements.” Emily provides strategic direction to the organization and leads Heico’s Board of Directors. She has devoted more than 20 years to the growth and development of Heico’s diverse portfolio of companies, including Bartell.
WBENC’s national standard of certification, implemented by the WPEO-NY, is a meticulous process involving an in-depth review of the business that is seeking certification. The certification process is designed to confirm that the business seeking certification is at least 51% owned, operated and controlled by a woman or women.
By including women-owned businesses among their suppliers, corporations and government agencies demonstrate their commitment to fostering diversity and the continued development of their supplier diversity programs.
Bartell provides highly-engineered industrial manufacturing equipment for the Tire & Rubber, Oil & Gas, and Wire & Cable industries. Bartell has delivered innovative solutions to leading manufacturers since 1940, with over 8,500 machines installed worldwide. Bartell is headquartered in Rome, NY with sales and service capability around the globe. To learn more about Bartell, please visit www.bartellmachinery.com.
Founded in 1997, WBENC is the nation’s leader in women’s business development and the leading third-party certifier of businesses owned and operated by women, with more than 13,000 certified Women’s Business Enterprises, 14 national Regional Partner Organizations, and over 300 Corporate Members. More than 1,000 corporations representing America’s most prestigious brands as well as many states, cities, and other entities accept WBENC Certification. For more information, visit www.wbenc.org