Panel Presentation with Q&A plus Breakout Room Roundtables. Find out how supply chain disruptions are impacting business decisions. What opportunities exist for MBEs in this NOW environment?
Experience the journey as seen from the inside of a major defense contractor.
Who Should Attend?
- Supply Chain Professionals
- Minority Business Representatives
- Supplier Diversity Professionals
- Executives & Managers
- Data Analyst
- Systems Integrators
- Cyber Security Experts
OCTOBER 20, 2021
10:00 AM – 12:00 pm
Facilitator: Sean Smith, Business Opportunity Specialists, U.S. Small Business Administration
Session 2 – October 13
Session 3 – October 20
Session 4 – November 3
IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE THESE REQUIREMENTS MUST BE MET:
- System Awards Management (SAM) Registration FULLY COMPLETED* by Oct. 5th.
- SBA Certify Registration FULLY COMPLETED (https://certify.sba.gov)
6th Annual Tarrant County Business Opportunity Fair
SAVE THE DATE
November 5, 2021
9 am – 2 pm
Location to be Announced
The Dallas Fort Worth Minority Supplier Development Council was featured on the local edition of the Balancing Act with Montel Williams. The interview highlights the Council’s role in certifying, developing and connecting ethnic minority businesses in the region, as well as advocating for minority business inclusion.
DFW MSDC E Awards 2021
November 19, 2021 | 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
See how much fun we had in 2020?
Don’t miss out this year!
We are excited to celebrate those organizations and individuals who continue to display the best-of-the-best in the development and utilization of minority-owned businesses in our community.
IT COULD BE YOU!
The E Awards is a fabulous way to recognize the work of your organization, buyers and advocates for their commitment and results.
HIGHLIGHT YOUR ORGANIZATION AND INVEST IN THE COUNCIL
Our virtual show offers plenty of opportunity to highlight the work of your organization during the event and after.
Contact the Council for Sponsorship Opportunities.
What We Do
The Dallas Fort Worth Minority Supplier Development Council facilitates business connections between Buying Entity Members (corporations and public sector agencies) and certified ethnic minority-owned businesses in order to meet supply chain demands and further the economic development of our communities.
DFW MSDC certifies ethnic minority-owned businesses to be utilized by Buying Entity members in the expansion of supply chain.
DFW MSDC facilitates business connections between Buying Entity members and certified ethnic minority-owned businesses.
Through programs and events, DFW MSDC strengthens supplier diversity initiatives and builda scalability certified ethnic minority-owned businesses.
North Texas Results
Results matter and DFW MSDC tracks results reported by our Buying Entity Members and certified MBEs.
Reported MBE Revenues (Billions)
Employees Reported by Certified MBEs
Number of Certified DFW MSDC MBEs
Local Buying Entities Members
North Texas Cities Impacted by MBEs
Bids, Referrals & Plans Disseminated
News & Helpful Information
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2020 Buy Those That Buy UsTM Buying Entity Partners
The Dallas Fort Worth Council is continually working to provide services and tools that help our stakeholders. This includes expert consultation support and enhanced connection tools.
Become Part of the DFW MSDC Community
MBEs — Help buyers locate you for opportunities! Plus, now your business profile can show what you really do!
Expert Bonding Assistance
- One-on-one assistance provided by an experienced professional with proven results.
- Upon “readiness,” introduction and connection to a bonding underwriter.
- If needed, assistance with steps to make you “bond ready” quicker.
- NO CHARGE for assessment/readiness support for D/FW MSDC certified MBEs.
Complete the questionnaire to begin the process.
QUESTIONS? Call 214.945.1229 (Live operator available 24/7)