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precert webinars 2021


1:00 pm -
2:00 pm

Find out everything you need to know to certify your minority-owned business.

Pre-Certification Workshop Webinar
Have You Considered Getting Your Business Minority-Owned Certified?

* Who qualifies
* Application Process
* Documents Needed
* Advantages to Certification
* And More

precert webinars 2021
MBEIC Monthly Meeting

May 12
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Business Expo Bootcamp

presented by the MBE Input Committee

Find out how you can plan for success at the upcoming ACCESS 2021!
~ Successful Tactics from MBEs
~ Spot Bid Fair Tips from a Buying Entity
~ Create the Perfect Pitch for Round Tables

MBDA Monthly Networking

May 13
8:30 am

Special Guest Presenter:
Cathy Jackson
Business Development Manager
Business Diversity and Development Department
Dallas Fort Worth International Airport

MBDA Monthly Business Networking

For more information contact us at admin1@mbdadallas.com

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ACCESS 2021 Business Expo Begins








ACCESS 2021 Features

  • CEO View from the Top (2)
  • CPO Summit
  • Supply Chain Insights (from senior level executives)
  • NEW Reverse Pitch Presentations (Buying Entities present)
  • 1-on-1 Matchmakers
  • Category-Focused Round Tables
  • Category Forums (Advertising/Marketing, Management Consulting, Healthcare, I.T., Innovative Technology and Bond Programs)
  • Opportunities to Chat and Connect
  • Gamification and Entertainment

And…State of Texas Spot Bid Fair

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.



DFW MSDC provides thought leadership to encourage minority business inclusion and equitable purchasing practices.


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

Video Library

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Blue Ocean Business
Is your business swimming in a Blue Ocean or a Red Ocean?
ACCESS 2020 CPO Summit Rewind
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ACCESS 2020 CPO Summit Rewind
CPOs discuss the supply chain in The New Now.
Extreme Weather: Trailer
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Creating a Winning RFP
Listen to the secrets on creating a winning Request for Proposal response in the Public Sector.
Protecting Your Business
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Protecting Your Business
Cyber security is important. Find out tips from a banker and treasury service expert to help keep your business safer.
Planet Earth II
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Social Media Insights
Julie Raheja-Perera, Chief Marketing Officer – Central Division at PepsiCo
and Sabina Bhatia, President/CEO of Rose International provide a view of Social Media from a Consumer Products lens and a Service Company lens.
MBEs Mean Business
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MBEs Mean Business
What do minority business owners around the country think about the current business environment.

2020 E Awards

Signature Sponsors

Click to view the 2020 Souvenir Journal 

News & Helpful Information

There is always something happening at “The Council.” Did you miss a virtual session? Do you have some good news to share with everyone? This is the place to connect or re-connect with success stories and information.

Send your press releases and news to intern@dfwmsdc.com.

Check out the latest issue of

Award Winning Dallas ISD

Chime Business Model Making a Difference in South Dallas

SBA (8a) Workshop Series

If you missed this outstanding workshop series presented by the Dallas MBDA CARES ACT Center on getting your business SBA 8(a) certified, you can still review the complete series videos.


PPP Loan Forgiveness – Understanding the Next Phase

Click button to register and view the video.

How to Get A Car Thru On the Road Lending

Find out how On the Road Lending is helping people afford a car.


2020 Buy Those That Buy UsTM Buying Entity Partners

Additional Services

Additional Assistance

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

BUYING ENTITIES — Now you can have access to more than 900 DFW MSDC Certified Minority Business Enterprises online – Available 24/7

MBEs — Help buyers locate you for opportunities! Plus, now your business profile can show what you really do!


Expert Bonding Assistance

DFW MSDC offers expert assistance in developing your personalized bonding package for submission to a bonding broker, based upon your individual needs and circumstances.

  • 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)


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