About The Event

2018 represents a major milestone for The Council.  We invite you to join us as we celebrate 45 years of our commitment to supplier diversity and wrap up a yearlong celebration with our Annual Partnership Awards Gala. The Gala honors the achievements of stellar minority-owned firms and corporate members who have gone above and beyond the call of duty to establish and advance rewarding business relationships. The effects of these relationships are felt nationwide from the creation of new jobs to the delivery of services and goods that are strengthening our economy every day.

Join us on Thursday, November 1, at the New York Marriott Marquis in the heart of Times Square, New York City as we celebrate 45 years of success!

Please join us…

New York Marriott Marquis
1535 Broadway
New York, NY 10036

Opening Reception – 5:30pm
Dinner Awards Ceremony – 7:00pm
Event ends – 9:30pm

Black Tie



The Council is having an unwrapped toy drive in support of Odyssey International’s 8th Annual Season of Giving Holiday Party, for underprivileged families.

We are looking for donations of unwrapped toys, books, coats, scarves, hats and blankets for children ages 1-13. Please bring a Toy, etc the evening of the Gala in support of this endeavor.