NOVEMBER: A MESSAGE FROM THE COUNCIL

We are continuing our efforts to provide relevant programming and events that will benefit your business and supplier diversity program. Our 6th Annual Sustainability Symposium sponsored by Citi in October provided timely information on the importance of sustainability in the supply chain and in business operations.   We also held a webinar on Supplier Diversity for our corporate members during …

READ MORE

OCTOBER: A MESSAGE FROM THE COUNCIL

We hope that you are enjoying the monthly updates, highlights and news information we provide in our newsletter. Highlights of some of our recent activities follows. We held our 6th annual Healthcare Symposium, sponsored by Johnson and Johnson on September 6th and 7th at the Hyatt Regency New Brunswick.  More than 100 minority business owners …

READ MORE

SEPTEMBER: A MESSAGE FROM THE COUNCIL

As we enter Hispanic Heritage Month, the Council remains focused on developing programs and events that enhance the development and growth of minority business enterprises and corporate supplier diversity programs. On August 1st , more than 120 MBEs and Corporate members attended our inaugural Biz Connect event, which was held at Clyde Frazier’s Wine and …

READ MORE

August: Message from the President

A MESSAGE FROM THE COUNCIL PRESIDENT I hope that you are having an enjoyable summer. In July, the Council launched our inaugural CEO Academy mentorship program in partnership with Rutgers University School of Business.  We extend many thanks to our primary program sponsor, Wells Fargo along with other corporate members that participated—Colgate-Palmolive Company, New York …

READ MORE

July: Message From the President

A MESSAGE FROM THE COUNCIL PRESIDENT During the month of June we had two major networking events that brought together our Corporate Members and certified MBEs. On Tuesday, June 7th we hosted our annual Networking for Scholarships event at the Montclair Golf Club in West Orange, NJ. More than 150 of our corporate members and …

READ MORE

June: Message From The President

A MESSAGE FROM THE COUNCIL PRESIDENT Summer is almost upon us, and The Council invites you to join us at two major networking events that will bring together our corporate members and certified MBEs. On Tuesday, June 7th we will host our annual Networking for Scholarships event at the Montclair Golf Club in Montclair, NJ. …

READ MORE

May: Message From The President

A MESSAGE FROM THE COUNCIL PRESIDENT May is National Asian Pacific American Heritage Month – Let us join our Asian Pacific business owners and corporate members in celebrating their Heritage. I would also like to thank all who attended our MBE Annual Conference, PSEG Supplier Diversity Conference and Sponsors Breakfast in April. Your continued support …

READ MORE

April: Message from The Council President

A MESSAGE FROM THE COUNCIL PRESIDENT In April, the Council will collaborate with the Women Presidents Educational Organization (WPEO) to host a Marketing Conference for our Class One minority businesses to assist them in developing their ability to more effectively market their services. The event will be sponsored by Bank of America and exemplifies one …

READ MORE

March: Message from The Council President

As we celebrate the accomplishments of minority women entrepreneurs during Women History Month, The Council finalized its Strategic Plan for 2016, which emphasizes developing more opportunities for business growth for our MWBEs through mentorship programs and business development opportunities. This edition of our newsletter includes information on New York State government initiatives and programs geared …

READ MORE

February’s Message From The President

February 2016 : A Message From The Council President On behalf of the New York & New Jersey Minority Supplier Development Council, best wishes for the New Year as we look forward to your continued partnership and participation in 2016. As in previous years, the Council will continue to develop programs that enhance access to …

READ MORE