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Jul 14, 2010, 13:15 ET

MetLife Foundation Supports Revision of National Staff Development Council's Standards for Staff Development

The National Staff Development Council received a $250,000 grant from MetLife Foundation to initiate the revision of NSDC's Standards for Staff...

May 26, 2010, 14:57 ET

Statement from NMSDC on Conference Relocation

The National Minority Supplier Development Council will hold its 2010 Conference and Business Opportunity Fair October 24-27 in Miami Beach,...

May 11, 2010, 17:09 ET

NSDC Lauds Introduction of Landmark Bill That Would Transform Teacher Learning

Bill Would Overhaul Definition of Professional Development to Ensure Focus on Continuous Improvement The National Staff Development Council...

Mar 26, 2010, 18:28 ET

Educator Collaboration and Job Satisfaction on the Rise

MetLife Survey findings confirm importance of collaborative professional learning Key findings of the annual MetLife survey underscore that...

Mar 15, 2010, 12:15 ET

The Arthur Vining Davis Foundations Grant Supports National Staff Development Council's Learning School Alliance

The National Staff Development Council has received a $200,000 grant from The Arthur Vining Davis Foundations to promote effective professional...

Feb 01, 2010, 17:32 ET

Walgreens to Feature NMSDC in Black History Month Promotion

Harriet R. Michel, president of the National Minority Supplier Development Council, will appear in Walgreens print promotions this month when the...

Jan 19, 2010, 17:38 ET

NMSDC Succeeds in 2009 Despite Recession, Looks Ahead to 2010

The National Minority Supplier Development Council, Inc.®, one of the nation's leading corporate membership organizations, weathered the...

Jan 08, 2010, 17:04 ET

New Officers and Board Members at NSDC

Ingrid Carney, CEO of Carney for Kids Educational Consulting in Chicago, began her term as president of the National Staff Development Council...

Oct 29, 2009, 16:22 ET

NMSDC Names PepsiCo Corporation of the Year

The National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC) honored PepsiCo with its prestigious "Corporation of the Year" Award on October 28,...

Aug 25, 2009, 11:56 ET

NMSDC Travels To New Orleans For Its Annual Conference And Business Opportunity Fair

The National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC) travels to New Orleans October 25-28 for its Annual Conference and Business...

Apr 20, 2009, 21:12 ET

NMSDC and Minority Businesses Meet in Washington

Education on Economy Planned during Quarterly Meeting Executives from the National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC), the presidents...

Feb 13, 2009, 12:14 ET

Groundbreaking Funding Model Puts Solar Energy Within Reach for Nonprofits

National Development Council Program Funds Solar Installation and Green Renovations for Napa Valley's Gasser Foundation Using a unique financing...

Jan 12, 2009, 13:55 ET

NMSDC Reflects on 2008 Accomplishments, Looks Ahead to 2009

Business Organization Posts Increases in Membership, Procurement Activity The National Minority Supplier Development Council, Inc.(R), one of the...

Aug 28, 2008, 01:00 ET

NMSDC to Celebrate Minority Business Development at Annual Conference and Business Opportunity Fair

NEW YORK, Aug. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC) will hold its annual conference and business...

Aug 26, 2008, 01:00 ET

NMSDC, Corporate Members Sponsor Business Mission to Australia

NEW YORK, Aug. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of its continuing efforts in global minority supplier development, the National Minority Supplier...

May 21, 2008, 01:00 ET

NMSDC President to Retire in 2009

NEW YORK, May 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Harriet R. Michel, president of the National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC), today announced...

Nov 01, 2007, 01:00 ET

NMSDC Presents Corporation of the Year Award to United Parcel Service

MIAMI, Nov. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC) recognized United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS) with its...

Oct 03, 2007, 01:00 ET

Top Corporate Executives, Supplier Diversity Leaders to Speak at NMSDC Conference

NEW YORK, Oct. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Corporate executives and supplier diversity professionals from the country's leading purchasing organizations...

May 25, 2007, 01:00 ET

NMSDC Recognizes Three Business Executives for Long-Term Achievement in Minority Business Development

NEW YORK, May 25 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC), celebrating its 35th anniversary as the nation's...

Nov 03, 2006, 00:00 ET

NMSDC Names DaimlerChrysler Corporation of the Year

SAN DIEGO, Nov. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC) presented DaimlerChrysler with the prestigious...