Whether you've been in business for some time or are just getting started, our Entrepreneurial, Development, Growth and Education (EDGE) program is made for you.
EDGE Investing in the long-term growth and sustainability of diverse suppliers is a key component of our Supplier Diversity Program. Through EDGE, our supplier development initiative, we provide business education opportunities to businesses of all sizes, ranging from microenterprises to larger firms.
Our mission is to provide a comprehensive development experience through mentoring, workshops and scholarships. EDGE is designed to achieve three main goals:
•Deliver technical assistance and capacity building training in alignment with business needs.
•Partner with key internal and external stakeholders to support and scale the growth of program participants.
•Develop suppliers with a wide range of capabilities and expertise to support a sustainable supply chain.
Workshops Our workshops offer technical assistance and capacity building aimed at preparing firms to do business with us and others.
Learn in the Field
BUSINESS OPERATIONAL CAPACITY
BUSINESS RELATIONSHIP MANAGEMENT
RFX READINESS & NEGOTIATIONS