Meet the CEO
PATRICIA H. WESSON excels in her business experience of assisting women owned, minority owned, veteran owned, and small business enterprises. As a former bank vice president, business development director, certification director, and non-profit manager, Ms. Wesson possesses over 30 years of of experience in business management and banking. In 2000, Ms. Wesson was recognized by the U. S. Small Business Administration as Business Advocate of the Year (SBA). Ms. Wesson is past president of the Tennessee Women’s Political Caucus, National Association of Women Business Owners and the Institute of Government and Corporate Contracting. She is also the founder of Contracts for Women Advocacy.
Ms. Wesson founded the Small Business Certification and Registration Agency, Inc. to offer specialized and structured programs that help women owned, minority owned, veteran owned, and small business enterprises “GET IN THE DOOR” to government and corporate buyers and meet the challenges of business ownership.
SBCRA offers on-site and off-site government and corporate vendor registration services; one-on-one certification application and packaging assistance, certification assessment interviews and evaluations, buyer introductions, appointment and introductory letters; and specialized training and development conferences, and workshops.
Patricia H. Wesson is a published author. Her book is titled, Secrets Lenders Never Told You – “Get Your Business Loan Approved.” and is a practical lending guide revealing many tips to help business owners get their loan approved.