Valencia, CA (September 4, 2020) — Forté Flavors, LLC, a business specializing in flavor development and manufacturing, is proud to announce national certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise by the Women’s Business Enterprise Council – West, a regional certifying partner of the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC).

“It’s vital to the team here at Forté Flavors to provide other women like ourselves with the recognition, support, empowerment to grow and be successful.” said Forté Flavors Co-founder Janet Guzman. “Women are incredible and amazing things can happen when we uplift each other.” 

WBENC’s national standard of certification implemented by the Women’s Business Enterprise Council – West 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.

About Forté Flavors, LLC:

Founded March 2019, Forté Flavors is a women-owned flavor development and manufacturing company. Forté Flavors offers over 50 years of combined experience in the food and beverage industry and delivers innovative solutions, premium quality, safe and sustainable flavors to food and beverage companies in the United States and Canada.  For more information, visit