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How to Finance A Growing Business»

June 13, 2010 | The Wall Street Journal OnlineThis article shares the various financing options available to small businesses, starting with the easiest (lines of credit) to the more difficult (sizable bank loans) to secure when your business is beyond the start-up phase.

Silver LEED Certification With the Use of Indoor Plants»

June 2, 2010 | Living Walls and Vertical Gardens BlogRead about how WESST earned Silver LEED certification (a third party rating system offered through the U.S. Green Building Council) for its use of indoor plants as a unique air filtration system.

WESST Receives Best Places to Work Recognition»

December 3, 2009 | New Mexico Business WeeklyWESST was among the companies honored by the New Mexico Business Weekly for creating enjoyable workplaces and satisfied employees at its annual “Best Places to Work” awards breakfast.

WESST Lands $55K Distance Learning Grant»

August 11, 2009 | New Mexico Business WeeklyResidents in rural areas of New Mexico will be able to access WESST’s business training programs more easily, thanks to a grant from The Aspen Foundation.

WESST Receives $800,000 For Its Small Business Incubator»

July 24, 2009 | New Mexico Business WeeklyWESST has landed an $800,000 federal grant for its new business incubator in Albuquerque. It will allow WESST to complete the east wing of the incubator and expand the digital media studio in the facility.

WESST Employee/Client Gets Invited to the Green Inaugural Ball»

January 12, 2009 | The Wall Street Journal OnlineNancy Judd’s latest ‘trashion’ couture collection, “Campaign for Change,” which was fashioned from discarded Obama campaign materials, has caught the eye of environmentalists, who plan to showcase her clothing at the Green Inaugural Ball.