NMSDC- National Minority Supplier Development Council, Inc.
The National Minority Supplier Development Council Inc ® (NMSDC®) is one of the country’s leading corporate membership organizations. Whether you’re a small minority-owned organization or a billion dollar powerhouse, we’re committed to helping you solve the growing need for supplier diversity.
We do this by matching our more than 12,000 certified minority-owned businesses to our vast network of corporate members who wish to purchase their products, services and solutions. Our corporate membership includes many of the largest public and privately-owned companies, as well healthcare companies, colleges and universities.
The NMSDC network includes:
- a national office in New York City
- 24 affiliate regional councils nationwide
- 1,750 corporate members and growing
We’re proud of our unwavering commitment to advance Asian, Black, Hispanic and Native American suppliers in a globalized corporate supply chain.
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MBEs – The Core of the NMSDC Network
As a NMSDC certified MBE, you are in the unique position to promote and market your services to prospective corporate buyers who are looking to build relationships with trusted minority-owned businesses. If your company wants to connect with private-sector buyers, NMSDC certification is considered the platinum standard in supplier diversity and can improve financial performance. We invite you to take a look the many benefits of being certified with us.
At NMSDC, we offer a wide range of opportunities that help our certified MBEs gain access to America’s largest and most influential companies around the world increasing their visibility and overall growth. Read more…
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About SCMSDC- Southern California Minority Supplier Development Council
Southern California Minority Supplier Development Council (SCMSDC) is the largest nonprofit minority business advocacy organization in the region, representing the interests of more than 600,000 Minority Business Enterprises (MBEs), serving nearly 1,700 SCMSDC-Certified MBEs and 300 corporate members throughout a 13-county service area.
SCMSDC’s mission is “to be the premiere organization strengthening economic ties between large, public-, private- and foreign-owned corporations and minority men- and women-owned business enterprises.”
The council achieves this by providing:
- Nationally recognized ethnic-minority certification
- Strategic networking between corporate member procurement professionals and certified minority women and men entrepreneurs
- Enhanced capacity of minority-owned businesses through education, information, and skills development
- Recognition of outstanding commitment and performance in purchasing goods and services from diverse businesses by corporate members and certified minority-owned businesses
SCMSDC is one of 24 regional councils in the National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC) network. SCMSDC, along with all National Minority Supplier Development Council affiliates, provide minority business certification, a process that adheres to the NMSDC’s strict guidelines.
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SCMSDC also sponsors a variety of excellent events that benefit minority businesses. View the SCMSDC 2014 Events Calendar.
Read about MBEICForum: The Impact of AB 53 for Insurance Companies and Diverse Suppliers detailing the recently passed mandate requiring California Insurance Companies to report their diverse procurement efforts by July 1, 2013!
Read A Message from SCMSDC President Virginia Gomez about the 40 Year Anniversary of SCMSDC and SCMSDC Success Stories published by the LA Times!
About Pacific Southwest Minority Supplier Development Council (PSWMSDC)
The Pacific Southwest Minority Supplier Development Council (PSWMSDC) is the regional affiliate of the National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC) that serves Arizona and San Diego County. We Certify capable, qualified Minority Business Enterprises (MBEs) as bona fide minority businesses. We then Connect our MBEs to procurement opportunities with our corporate member. Additionally, we Develop and Advocate for our clientele’s inclusion in the corporate supply chain.
As an affiliate of the National Minority Supplier Development Council, the Pacific Southwest Council provides powerful platforms for the interchange of introductions and information through a vast network of more than 476 corporate members, 1,700 local corporate members and 13,000 current certified Minority Business Enterprises (MBEs).
The Pacific Southwest Council welcomes national corporate members, local corporate members and certified Asian, Black, Hispanic and Native American suppliers previously served by the San Diego Region Minority Supplier Development Council. We look forward to helping you build a stronger supply chain and a more successful business enterprise.
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In addition to providing regional minority business certifications, SCMSDC is also an LBA Community Partner. Learn more about the various categories of LBA Partners and view yhe complete roster of LBA Partner Events.
LBA/LBA-Institute Supplier Diversity Boot Camp Training Program
The Latin Business Association, in collaboration with its sister-organization the Latin Business Association Institute proudly present the LBA/LBA-Institute Supplier Diversity Boot Camp Training Program, a comprehensive, seven-week course designed to provide business owners the knowledge and tools they need to build their business infrastructure and become diverse contract ready!
Read full details about the recently concluded 2014 LBA/LBA-Institute Supplier Diversity Boot Camp Training Program- Los Angeles Series– May 31st thru July 19th.
Watch for future announcements regarding upcoming LBA/LBA-Institute Supplier Diversity Boot Camp Training Programs!