PEAK Connections, Inc. is a Minority Business Enterprise
TAMPA, FL (November 1, 2004)
PEAK Connections, Inc., the parent company of leading local employment
website Florida CareerLINK.com, announces that they are now certified
as a Minority Business Enterprise under the provisions of Chapter 287,
Florida Statues. This certification, designated as a Woman-owned
Business Enterprise (WBE), is one of the most widely recognized and
respected diversity supplier certifications in the nation. The WBE
certification is recognized by major corporations across the country
and a number of federal and government agencies, and is an important
marketing tool for expanding Florida CareerLINK’s visibility among
decision-makers in corporations. The criteria for Certification is (1)
Fifty-one percent ownership by a woman or women, (2) Proof of effective
management of the business, (3) Control of the business as evidenced by
signature role on loans, leases and contracts and (4) US Citizenship.
Pamela Kauten, President of PEAK Connections, notes that
Corporations are committed to promoting economic growth through
diversity by offering competitively priced, high quality products and
services to their customers; providing a healthy competition within
their supplier base. This strategy will increase opportunities for PEAK
Connections and other diverse business owners.
About Florida CareerLINK, Inc.
1997, Florida CareerLINK is a leading recruiting solutions and software
company that develops and provides innovative recruiting solutions and
services for LOCAL employers. As the company's flagship job site,
Florida CareerLINK http://www.floridacareerlink.com was voted the #1 LOCAL recruitment site in the state of Florida for the past 5 years and has also been recognized by Weddle's Guide and CareerXRoad's as one of the top employment sites in the country.