Partnership Awards Gala 2017 Press Release

NEW YORK, NY – More than 500 Council members, certified minority owned businesses, and guests gathered at The Sheraton New York Times Square on Thursday, November 9th, 2017 for the 44th Annual Partnership Awards Gala. This highly-anticipated event celebrates the service excellence of Asian, African American, Hispanic, and Native American-owned businesses. Awards were given to …

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November’s Certified Supplier Spotlight: Ongweoweh Corp

Ongweoweh Corp is a Native American-owned, pallet management company providing pallet & packaging procurement, recycling services and supply chain optimization programs. Ongweoweh provides custom analytics along with data and trend analysis for a very diverse customer base of Fortune 500 companies. Ongweoweh services a variety of industries, including food & beverage, pharmaceuticals, grains, chemicals, automotive, …

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NY & NJ MSDC HOLDS TWO SUCCESSFUL ANNUAL SYMPOSIUMS

Contact: NY & NJ MSDC 212-502-5663   NY & NJ MSDC HOLDS TWO SUCCESSFUL ANNUAL SYMPOSIUMS   The New York & New Jersey Minority Supplier Development Council held two annual symposiums for its certified Minority Business Enterprises (MBEs) and Corporate Members. These Council-signature events allowed members to get an in-depth look into the ins and …

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AUGUST NETWORKING EVENTS

Shortly after the event-packed June, The New York & New Jersey Minority Supplier Development Council held two moremajor networking events for its certified Minority Business Enterprises (MBEs) and Corporate Members. Our reoccurring event, Biz Connect along with our new Upstate Xchange allowed members to connect and develop potential business opportunities in the month of August.   …

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MBE SPOTLIGHT: LEO RUSSELL

Leo Russell is the CEO and Founder of Pride Global and its subsidiaries. Pride Global (f/k/a PRIDE Technologies) was founded in 1983 with a focus on providing IT services to financial institutions. Over the years, Leo diversified the core functions of Pride Global to include human capital solutions including vendor management, payroll and pass-through services, …

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SEPTEMBER’S CORPORATE SPOTLIGHT: COLGATE-PALMOLIVE

Jeannie Maddox, Head of Supplier Diversity at Colgate-Palmolive and former Chairperson for The Council’s Board of Directors, has announced her retirement. After working at Colgate for 28 years and making immense contributions to the world of Supplier Diversity. The Council sincerely thanks Ms. Maddox for all she has done for the NYNJ Council and its …

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September: Message from the President

A MESSAGE FROM THE COUNCIL PRESIDENT Summer is drawing to a close and The Council is beginning to make preparations for the end of the year. We extend a sincere thanks to all who attended and participated in our Networking for Scholarships Golf Event and Business Opportunity Exchange during the month of June. We hope …

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NY & NJ MSDC HOLDS TWO MAJOR NETWORKING EVENTS FOR ITS MEMBERS

NY & NJ MSDC HOLDS TWO MAJOR NETWORKING EVENTS FOR ITS MEMBERS   In a busy month of networking, The New York & New Jersey Minority Supplier Development Council held two annual events for its certified Minority Business Enterprises (MBEs) and Corporate Members. Both of these Council-signature events allowed members to connect, develop potential business …

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BOE MBE Chair Spotlight: Ampcus

Ampcus Inc. is a Global Business and Technology Solutions, Consulting and Staff Augmentation firm focused on delivering high quality solutions that allow our clients to make the most of their information technology platforms and investments.  The company specializes in Block Chain, Digital Transformation, Big Data, Analytics, Cyber Security, Application Development, IV&V, Testing, , Infrastructure Management, …

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