NMSDC Programs Help MBEs Achieve Higher Objectives

Three programs instituted by the National Minority Supplier Development Council (www.nmsdc.org) are making it possible for owners and management of Minority Business Enterprises (MBEs) to aim for and succeed in growth opportunities. The newest program, [...]

NMSDC Recognizes Minority Business Enterprises for Outstanding Achievement

At its annual Conference and Business Opportunity Exchange, held this year in Chicago, October 23-26, the National Minority Supplier Development Council gave out honors to Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) Suppliers of the Year. Joset Wright-Lacy, [...]

National Minority Supplier Development Council Honors Houston MSDC as Council of the Year

In accepting, Ms. Robinson said, “The Houston Minority Supplier Development Council is honored to receive this award. It is truly a cooperative effort between our Board of Directors, Corporate Members and MBEs. They continually help [...]

NMSDC Recognizes Corporations For Commitment To Minority Supplier Diversity And Development

The NMSDC Corporation of the Year Award acknowledges IBM’s world-class leadership in categories including: Policies (supplier diversity is a guiding principle within the corporation); Leadership and Engagement; Procurement (showing increases year-over-year); MBE Development [...]

Chicago is Host City for Annual Gathering, October 23-26, 2016; Event is Nation’s Largest Forum in Support of Supplier Diversity

The theme of this year's NMSDC Conference and Business Opportunity Exchange is "Minority Supplier Development: Investing in the Future." During the event, more than 20 educational seminar sessions and interactive workshops will engage attendees with [...]

NMSDC releases national survey on issues of access to capital

NMSDC RELEASES NATIONAL SURVEY ON ISSUES OF ACCESS TO CAPITAL FOR MINORITY BUSINESS ENTERPRISES   The National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC) has completed a National Survey that illuminates issues of Access to Capital [...]

NMSDC Honors Top Corporations and Minority Businesses

The National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC) held its 2015 Business Conference and Expo at the San Diego Convention Center from October 18-21. The four-day event brought together over 6,000 minority suppliers and representatives from some of America’s largest corporations.

NMSDC Conference Redefines the Business Case for Minority Business and Corporate America

The National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC) – the nation’s premier corporate membership organization focused exclusively on increasing opportunities for minority-owned businesses – will host its annual Conference and Business[…]

Economic Impact Report Shows Pivotal Role of Minority-Owned Businesses In U.S. Economy

The National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC), in partnership with The Institute for Thought Diversity (ITD), researched the effects of their nearly 12,000 certified minority-owned businesses on the U.S. economy and released their findings in an Economic Impact Report.

Star Jones to Headline 2015 NMSDC Leadership Awards

New York, NY – The National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC®) today announced that Star Jones will host its 2015 Leadership Awards gala on Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at the New York Hilton in New [...]

Chrysler Named NMSDC Corporation of the Year

The National Minority Supplier Development Council presented Chrysler Group LLC with its most prestigious award at a black-tie Awards Banquet at the conclusion of its annual Conference in Orlando.

Johnson & Johnson Honored by NMSDC for Innovation

NMSDC PRESENTS JOHNSON & JOHNSON WITH INNOVATION AWARD Orlando, Florida, November 6, 2014 – The National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC®) recognized Johnson & Johnson with its Corporate Innovation award at a black-tie awards banquet.

Four Minority Businesses Receive National Supplier of the Year Awards

Enterprise Publishing, The Royster Group, ChemicoMays and World Wide Technology were selected as National Supplier of the Year from among 16 Regional Supplier of the Year honorees.

Carla Preston of Ford Motor Company Selected as NMSDC Minority Supplier Development Leader of the Year

“Carla’s commitment to supplier diversity and supplier development is unmatched,” said NMSDC President Joset Wright-Lacy. “She has guided Ford’s supplier diversity team to new heights and helped solidify the company’s program as world-class in every way.”

Capital One Recognized for Excellence in Access to Capital

Capital One won the award, in large part, because of its 68.6 percent increase in spend with diverse suppliers—45.3 percent of which are Tier 1.

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NMSDC Annual Conference Set for Orlando in November

For four days, nearly 7,000 corporate CEOs and supplier diversity professionals from the top multinational companies make connections with our certified MBEs. The Conference is the nation’s premier forum on minority supplier development.

Honoring Joan N. Kerr, Pacific Gas & Electric Company Director

The National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC) honored Joan N. Kerr, director of Supplier Diversity and Sustainability at Pacific Gas & Electric Company,

Honoring Richard A. Hughes, Procter & Gamble Executive

The National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC) honored Richard A. Hughes, Chief Purchasing Officer for The Procter & Gamble Company, on May 21, 2014.

Honoring CEO, Roderick Rickman of Rickman Enterprise Group

The National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC) honored Roderick Rickman, the Chairman and CEO of Rickman Enterprise Group, on May 21 for his

Honoring CEO, William G. Mays of Mays Chemical Co.

The National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC) honored William G. Mays, the Chairman and CEO of Mays Chemical Company, on May 21 for

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