Archive | Supplier Diversity 2013

IBM shares thoughts on Corporation of the Year honor, importance of supplier diversity

Thanks to the advancement of supplier diversity over the years and more corporations valuing the importance of partnering with minority enterprises, receiving the coveted NMSDC Corporation of the Year award is an extremely difficult feat to achieve, let alone earning the honor twice—a feat IBM accomplished to close out last year. MBN USA recently congratulated … more →

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HMSDC named NMSDC Regional Council of the Year

Winning a prestigious award like the NMSDC Regional Council of the Year doesn’t just happen, explained HMSDC President Richard Huebner. “It’s the direct result of strategic leadership and direction from our board of directors, commitment from a staff that has devoted its career to minority business development, extensive involvement in shaping and implementing our programs … more →

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BOA Merrill Lynch CAF invests in promising private equity funds

At the recent National Minority Supplier Development Council Inc. Conference, Bank of America received the Corporate Excellence in Access to Capital Award. Bank of America Merrill Lynch Capital Access Funds Management LLC is a key component of the institutions goal of facilitating access to capital – a pivotal component, as MWBEs strive to compete in … more →

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Al Limaye creates successful software integration company, Logistic Solutions

Having a great mentor and networking are critical to business success. Just ask Al Limaye. President of Logistic Solutions Inc., Limaye is a shining star in supplier diversity. Based in Piscataway, N.J., Logistic Solutions is a software integration company. It has been certified for nine years with the National Minority Supplier Diversity Council and with … more →

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Choctaw-Kaul’s Tubby weathers the storms, reaps the rewards, pays it forward

With an entrepreneurial spirit and determination, Native American Kenny Tubby started Choctaw Glove & Safety Co. Inc. with friends and tribal members in 1992. On the outskirts of the Mississippi Choctaw reservation, it manufactures industrial work gloves and protective sleeves to distribute throughout the mid-South. Although small and barely profitable, in 1994 the manufacturing company … more →

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