Shanahan Sound & Electronics Becomes WBENC Certified

Shanahan Sound and Electronics recently became certified by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC). WBENC certification for women-owned businesses is one of the most widely recognized certifications in the United States. WBENC certification is accepted by over 700 major corporations across the country.

“We are very excited to become certified as a women-owned business by WBENC,” said Catherine Shanahan, President of Shanahan Sound and Electronics. “WBENC certification enables us to expand our visibility and gives us increased access to Fortune 500 companies. It is an important tool that will assist us with the long-term growth of our business.”

Shanahan Sound and Electronics has been in business for over fifty years and has survived significant changes in the consumer electronics and commercial sound industries. Shanahan has installed sound and video systems for a wide variety of clients including, City Sports, Cheers, and Trinity Church in Boston.

About the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC)
The Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) was founded in 1997 and is the nation’s leading third-party certifier of businesses owned and operated by women. Dedicated to enhancing opportunities for women's business enterprises, WBENC works in partnership with women's business organizations located throughout the country to provide a national standard of certification for women-owned businesses. For additional information, call 202-872-5515 or visit the website at

About Shanahan Sound and Electronics
Shanahan Sound and Electronics, Inc. provides custom design, service and installation of sound and video systems to facilities throughout New England. For additional information, call 978-453-1556 or visit the website at

Lowell, MA, December 2005