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Jul 10, 2014, 22:04 ET

La conferencia anual del NMSDC se hará en Orlando en noviembre

El Consejo Nacional para el Desarrollo de Proveedores de Minorías (National Minority Supplier Development Council, NMSDC) –una de las...

Jul 10, 2014, 16:08 ET

NMSDC Annual Conference Set For Orlando In November

The National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC) – one of the nation's leading advocacy organizations for supplier diversity...

Jul 24, 2013, 11:14 ET
NMSDC Welcomes Dorothy Kauffman as Vice President of Development.  (PRNewsFoto/National Minority Supplier Development Council)

NMSDC Welcomes Dorothy Kauffman as Vice President of Development

The National Minority Supplier Development Council, Inc.® (NMSDC®) today announced that Dorothy Kauffman has joined the organization as...

Jul 03, 2013, 17:12 ET
NMSDC Announces the Promotion of Suzette Eaddy to Vice President.  (PRNewsFoto/National Minority Supplier Development Council)

NMSDC Announces the Promotion of Suzette Eaddy to Vice President

The National Minority Supplier Development Council, Inc.®  (NMSDC®) is pleased to announce the promotion of Suzette Eaddy to Vice...

Jun 03, 2013, 17:16 ET

NMSDC, University of Washington Foster School of Business Announce Partnership

 The National Minority Supplier Development Council, Inc.® (NMSDC®) and the University of Washington's Business and Economic...

May 14, 2013, 17:10 ET

NMSDC Salutes Corporate-Minority Business Partnerships At Annual Dinner Dance

 The National Minority Supplier Development Council, Inc. ® (NMSDC®), the leading organization for advancing business...

Apr 17, 2013, 17:04 ET
NDC Academy 2013.  (PRNewsFoto/National Development Council)

U.S. HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan will address Tomorrow's NDC Academy 2013 Awards Luncheon

 The National Development Council (NDC), a national leader in economic and community development, will welcome U.S. HUD Secretary Shaun...

Apr 15, 2013, 12:35 ET
NDC Academy 2013.  (PRNewsFoto/National Development Council)

San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro to Deliver Keynote Address at Tuesday's NDC Academy Conference

The National Development Council (NDC), a national leader in economic and community development, will welcome San Antonio's Mayor Julian Castro to...

Apr 15, 2013, 09:58 ET
NDC Academy 2013.  (PRNewsFoto/National Development Council)

San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro and U.S. HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan Headline NDC Conference

 The National Development Council (NDC), a national leader in economic and community development, announces its fifth biennial Academy...

Apr 02, 2013, 16:44 ET

NMSDC To Host Annual Conference In San Antonio In October

The National Minority Supplier Development Council, Inc.® (NMSDC®) will host its annual Conference and Business Opportunity Fair October...

Feb 04, 2013, 16:31 ET

NMSDC President To Speak At ISM's Women Executive Summit

 Joset B. Wright, president of the National Minority Supplier Development Council, Inc. ® (NMSDC®), will be among the speakers at the...

Nov 08, 2012, 19:37 ET

New York/New Jersey Council To Expand To Upstate New York

In a collaborative effort aimed at ensuring that National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC) corporate members and minority business...

Nov 01, 2012, 18:06 ET
NMSDC President Joset B. Wright (center, black dress with white collar) presented the 2012 Corporation of the Year Award to Ford Motor Company at its the conclusion of its annual conference and business opportunity fair in Denver, Colorado, on October 31. Pictured directly to her right (front row) is Carla Preston of Ford and NMSDC Vice Chairman Shelley Stewart Jr. of DuPont. Also celebrating the award are Tony Brown, group vice president, Ford global purchasing (6th from the right), Ford purchasing and supplier diversity executives and a group of the company's minority suppliers.  (PRNewsFoto/National Minority Supplier Development Council)

NMSDC Names Ford Corporation of the Year

Top Supplier Diversity Professional, Affiliate Council and Minority Businesses Also Honored  The National Minority Supplier Development...

Oct 31, 2012, 19:00 ET

NMSDC Elects Keith E. Wandell as Chairman of the Board

Harley-Davidson Inc. CEO to Head Corporate Membership Organization The National Minority Supplier Development Council, Inc.®...

Oct 27, 2012, 00:51 ET

Procurement Executives, Minority Business Owners Top List Of Speakers At 2012 NMSDC Conference

 Corporate and minority business chief executive officers, chief procurement officers and supplier diversity professionals are among the...

Oct 26, 2012, 13:21 ET

NMSDC Honors Top Regional Minority Suppliers

The National Minority Supplier Development Council, Inc.® (NMSDC®) today announced its 2012 Regional Minority Supplier of the Year...

Sep 24, 2012, 16:43 ET

NMSDC Conference Focuses On Positioning Minority Businesses For Growth, Global Supply Chain

More than 7,000 Minority Business Owners and Purchasing Executives Expected to Attend The National Minority Supplier Development Council...

May 10, 2012, 16:02 ET

NMSDC To Celebrate Corporate-Minority Business Partnerships As Part Of 40th Anniversary Commemoration

For many years, the National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC) has used "Profit through Partnership" as its tagline. The...

Nov 04, 2011, 17:25 ET

NMSDC Names Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing Corporation of the Year

Top Supplier Diversity Professional, Affiliate Council and Minority Businesses Also Honored The National Minority Supplier Development...

Oct 28, 2011, 11:48 ET

Procurement Executives, Supplier Diversity Leaders Headline Speakers at NMSDC Conference

The National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC®) today announced the featured speakers who will headline its 2011 Conference and...