2019 Leadership Week

For our Leadership Awards Gala – to be presented Thursday, May 16th at the New York Hilton Midtown – the National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC) is seeking nominations.

The Leadership Awards honor dynamic corporate executives and minority business owners for their outstanding accomplishments. The standard for all nominees is proven leadership from individuals who have had a positive impact on their companies, an impact that also resonates throughout the NMSDC network.

Nominees are selected from national corporate member companies or NMSDC-certified minority businesses. Submissions will only be accepted from national corporate members and NMSDC-certified minority businesses.

We invite you to submit nominations in the following categories:

  1. CEO of the Year
  2. CPO of the Year
  3. Supplier Diversity Professional of the Year
  4. MBE of the Year

The deadline for submission of all nominees – including all information requested – is Friday, February 15th. Please understand that we are unable to accommodate nominations received after this date.

If you have any questions, please contact Stephanie.Arcella@nmsdc.org.

Date and Location

Thursday, May 16th, 2019
6:30pm – Reception
7:30pm – Dinner

Grand Ballroom New York Hilton Midtown
1335 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10019
(between West 53rd and 54th Streets)

Map & Directions

Strategic Opportunities at the 2019 Leadership Awards

Strategic Opportunities at the 2019 NMSDC Leadership Awards

There’s no better way to support the 2019 NMSDC Leadership Awards than by becoming a sponsor. This black tie gala honors corporate executives, supplier diversity professionals, minority business owners and an affiliate council president for their exemplary leadership. The event is the perfect setting for your brand to shine alongside the best and brightest among the NMSDC network.

Please browse the opportunity booklet to see which opportunity is best for your business.

***The Early Bird has been extended through February 15th, 2019***

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