The Georgia Minority Supplier Development Council will honor Dr. Robert Wright with the Blue Legend Award at the 2019 Spirit of Alliance Awards event on Saturday, August 17th at the Porsche Experience Center in Atlanta. The Spirit of Alliance Awards, now in its 37th year, celebrates excellence and achievement in supplier diversity across the state of Georgia,
In June, we released the third annual State of Supplier Diversity Reports with informative and comprehensive results from over 450 respondents in the industry. Between the supplier diversity professionals managing and growing their companies’ programs, and the diverse suppliers on the other side of them, both reports provided us with extensive insight into the industry. The following
The National MBE Manufacturers Summit 2019 provides leading Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) manufacturers the opportunity to assemble, build connections and create new business opportunities. Over 600 attendees from 28 states, Puerto Rico, Canada and Washington, D.C. have experienced the significant impact of participating in this national gathering of the manufacturing community. You won’t want to
The GMSDC is proud to recognize the following Corporate Members who have been named to DiversityPlus’ Magazine’s Top 25 Women in Power Impacting Diversity: Nedra Dickson – Accenture Karmetria Burton – Delta Air Lines Jackie LaJoie – Ingersoll Rand Carmen Deale – Office Depot Crystal Khalil – Porsche Keya Grant – WestRock Each year, DiversityPlus Magazine’s staff finds a common theme among the
Certified MBES came together for the for the 2019 MBEIC Kickoff and Pitch Competition, held March 15 at Geiger, a Herman Miller Company. The event, featuring breakout sessions, a tour of the manufacturing facility, and exquisite food, was a rousing success. Herman Miller sponsored the kickoff and provided a $5,000 scholarship to Dartmouth’s Tuck School
In an effort to expand and promote the opportunities available to growing minority and small businesses, Turner Construction developed the Turner School of Construction Management. Each course is taught by Turner staff and select community partners. The program has helped attendees build networks, establish successful joint ventures to win contracts with Turner and other large
The 2019 MBEIC was hosted by Geiger a Herman Miller Company, as part of the event, MBEs and Corporate Members took a tour of the plant.
Our own Stacey Key was named one of Atlanta Business Chronicle’s Women Who Mean Business 2018! Take a look at the Q&A with Stacey and Business Chronicle below!