[Washington, PA]—January 9th, 2018—GeoSpatial Innovations, Inc.(GSI), a business specializing in engineering software for electric and natural gas distribution utilities, is proud to announce national certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise by Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC).
According to Lisa Livingood, GSI’s President and CEO, “GSI was structured and operated as a woman-owned business since we founded the company more than 18 years ago. With this WBE certification from WBENC – the gold standard for supplier diversity certifications – we hope many more people will learn about our software products and services. We are truly excited and grateful for these opportunities.”
WBENC’s national standard of certification 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 suppliers, corporations and government agencies demonstrate their commitment to fostering diversity and the continued development of their supplier diversity programs.
To learn more about GeoSpatial Innovations Inc., please visit www.gsiworks.com.
Founded in 1999, GSI is a woman-owned software company headquartered in Washington, Pennsylvania with development offices in Austin, Texas and Liberty Lake, Washington. GSI has delivered engineering and mobile solutions to electric and natural gas utilities throughout North America and Oceania. GSI’s software solutions improve productivity and safety for field workers engaged in gas and electric line design and optimization, asset inventory and inspection, storm damage assessment, and vegetation management. With on-premises and cloud capabilities, GSI software allows utilities of all sizes—from major investor-owned utilities to rural cooperatives—to make significant improvements in their engineering and operations workflows.
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.