The place to start and grow your business

Mission, Vision and Values

WESST is driven by its belief that expanding entrepreneurship is the most effective way to yield the greatest economic impact. Providing entrepreneurs with the resources, skills, technical assistance, and capital to succeed is central to our philosophy. This philosophy is supported by a vision, a mission, to help us achieve that vision, and a set of core values that provide the focus for our organization and define how we approach everything that we do.

Our mission is to be a home to entrepreneurs. We strive to provide a support system for our clients so they can successfully grow their business through market penetration, job creation, and capital accumulation.

Our vision is to be a leader in growing businesses beyond New Mexico by expanding our services through online learning tools that provide business and marketing information essential to planning, operating, and growing a successful business anywhere in the real or virtual world.

Our core values are:

  • Innovation
    We value above all our ability to serve our clients by constantly adapting program services so that client needs are effectively met in a constantly changing marketplace.
  • Integrity
    We are committed to the highest standards of ethics, honesty and mutual respect in our internal and external relationships.
  • Quality and Excellence
    We strive for superior performance in our communications, standards, processes, leadership, planning, programming and execution.
  • Accountability
    We are committed to doing what we say will do so our various stakeholders are confident that WESST is a trustworthy organization making an economic impact in New Mexico.