San Diego, CA, May 08, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- San Diego based Hydro-Scape Products, Inc. (www.hydroscape.com) is an innovative industry leader that provides Green and sustainable irrigation, landscaping and outdoor living products to contractors, builders, designers and municipalities. Hydro-Scape® is committed to helping it customers grow their business while offering the best products at competitive prices with outstanding customer service. Hydro-Scape® is proud to announce that it has earned the Gold Standard certification as a woman-owned business by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC). The Women's Business Enterprise National Council certification is an important tool for expanding the company's value and influence in major government projects, as well as servicing over 700 corporations and non-profit organizations. Now known as a certified WBE (Women’s Business Enterprise) Hydro-Scape® has been recognized for its business excellence and diversification in its workforce.
Hydro-Scape® has invested its resources in building a dynamic team of industry subject matter experts, and developing a robust Green and sustainable product portfolio including SMART water management products, many of which qualify for financial rebates, and the United States Green Building Council’s (USGBC) points toward LEED (Leadership Energy Environmental Design) certification. As a full-service provider, Hydro-Scape® offers its customers educational technical training and customer support. The company has a loyal customer base and the certification will help boost growth among business sectors that rely on WBENC certification when selecting suppliers for municipal or government contracts. Hydro-Scape® has expanded its geographic foot-print and has a total of nineteen locations in California and Hawaii while also servicing International markets.
Chief Executive Officer Elaine Tiglio commented on the certification, calling it a valuable asset in a growing industry. “We are proud to be certified as a Women's Business Enterprise and appreciate the opportunities and recognition that the WBENC affords. This gives our company and our customers a real competitive advantage with partners that practice supplier diversity in their projects.” By using women-owned businesses as suppliers, corporations and government organizations show a commitment to diversity and business development. “Companies that diversify their supply chains benefit from a range of new ideas, technologies, and products,” said Tiglio. “As a result of this certification, Hydro-Scape® now stands out in our industry by offering the unparalleled care and service of a professionally family-run and woman-owned business supported by a national certification program.”
Hydro-Scape® is an award-winning Green and sustainable provider of irrigation, landscape and outdoor-living products to landscape, building and irrigation contractors, designers and municipalities. Founded in 1975, the company has been family-owned and operated for over 35 years and has nineteen branches in California, Hawaii and services the International community. Hydro-Scape® is committed to helping customers grow their business while offering the best products at competitive prices with outstanding customer service. For more information, please visit www.hydroscape.com
The Women’s Business Enterprise National Council is one of the most widely recognized certifying agencies of women-owned business in the United States. The council's certification process validates that the business is at least 51 percent owned and operated by women. The certification provides connects women-owned businesses with hundreds of corporations looking to fulfill contract needs. For more information, please visit www.wbenc.org.