GMSDC is one of 24 affiliates of the National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC), a nonprofit corporate membership organization that advances business opportunities for its certified Asian, Black, Hispanic and Native American business enterprises and connects them to its corporate members. One of the country’s leading corporate membership organizations, GMSDC was chartered in 1975. The year 2015 marks 40 years of advocacy on behalf of the business community in Georgia. Our core function remains as simple as it is effective: to certify –develop –connect and advocate.

About Us

The Georgia Minority Supplier Development Council (GMSDC) is the state of Georgia’s leading advocacy agency for small business development and supplier diversity. GMSDC has a rich history of certifying Minority Business Enterprises (MBEs), helping them to develop capability and capacity as suppliers and vendors, and then facilitating connections with companies and municipalities who are seeking value-added contractors and business partners. Already widely recognized as one of the top councils in the National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC) network, the Georgia Council continues to raise the bar by implementing innovative programs that create jobs and help to stimulate economic growth across the state.

Corporate Members

When you join GMSDC as a corporate member, you partner with Georgia’s leader in minority business development to grow your supplier diversity program and the success of your diverse suppliers. With GMSDC, you can better nurture the overall effectiveness of your operations and perpetuate trust and confident among your supply chain of goods and services as well as your key stakeholders across your internal and external audiences.

As a corporate-member, your company partners with GMSDC in its commitment to create a business environment that promotes job creation, small business growth and expands access and opportunity for ethnic-minority suppliers to Corporate America including governmental entities, hospitals, universities and schools.

A sound minority supplier diversity program is not just a competitive advantage …. It’s a strategic imperative.



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