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May 2020

NMSDC Leadership Series 2020 – A Virtual Experience

May 13 - June 11

We are pleased to announce the virtual 2020 NMSDC Leadership Series, "The State of Minority Business." NMSDC's traditional Leadership Week activities are going virtual this year, with an expanded programming schedule being presented online from May 13 through June 11. Join us for thought-provoking discussions, practical strategies for adapting to the 'new normal,' and inspirational stories of success.   The 2020 NMSDC Leadership Series offers sessions specifically designed for: Women of Color Entrepreneurs Minority Business Enterprises (MBEs) CPO's Corporate Plus® Members…

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June 2020

UHY Call to Action Webinar Series (Part 2): Managing the Long Term Impacts of COVID-19 on Your Business

June 5 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Advanced Business Strategy Sessions for Certified Class III & IV Minority Business Enterprises (MBEs) The Detroit MBDA Center & Michigan Minority Supplier Development Council has partnered with UHY LLP Certified Public Accountants for the CALL TO ACTION series. These webinars are designed to give you ideas on how to manage the short and long-term impacts of the pandemic by taking proactive steps to deal with the immediate disruption and prepare for the new normal. We will discuss how you should…

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MMSDC Meet the Senator Virtual Roundtable – Senator Debbie Stabenow

June 8 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

  This event is part of our ongoing, non-partisan advocacy event series that connects elected lawmakers and candidates with the MMSDC constituency, allowing our business leaders to engage directly with lawmakers and candidates.  Please be advised that this is neither an endorsement nor is it a fundraiser. To ensure safety, our live series is now being hosted virtually until further notice. U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow made history in 2000 when she became the first woman from Michigan elected to the United States Senate.…

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UHY Call to Action Webinar Series (Part 2): Managing the Long Term Impacts of COVID-19 on Your Business

June 12 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Advanced Business Strategy Sessions for Certified Class III & IV Minority Business Enterprises (MBEs) The Detroit MBDA Center & Michigan Minority Supplier Development Council has partnered with UHY LLP Certified Public Accountants for the CALL TO ACTION series. These webinars are designed to give you ideas on how to manage the short and long-term impacts of the pandemic by taking proactive steps to deal with the immediate disruption and prepare for the new normal. We will discuss how you should…

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MMSDC Meet the Candidate Virtual Roundtable – John James

June 19 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

This event is part of our ongoing, non-partisan advocacy event series that connects elected lawmakers and candidates with the MMSDC constituency, allowing our business leaders to engage directly with lawmakers and candidates. Please be advised that this is neither an endorsement nor is it a fundraiser. To ensure safety, our live series is now being hosted virtually until further notice. From the battlefield to the shop floor, John James has lived his life placing service before self. A husband, father,…

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July 2020

MBE Pre-Certification Briefing

July 6 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am

Greetings Prospective MBE Applicant: Thank you for your interest in becoming a certified Minority Business Enterprise (MBE).Attending our Pre-Certification Briefing is your first step to becoming certified. To participate in the Pre-Certification Briefing, a company must first meet the fundamental requirements of certification. These are: 1. Legally registered as a for-profit entity in the State of Michigan 2. An ethnic minority owner(s) with at least 51% of ownership 3. Must be controlled, owned and managed by an ethnic-minority.   The…

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NMSDC Program Managers’ Seminar 2020 – A Virtual Experience

July 14 - July 29

Save These Dates - July 14 - 29!  Participate in NMSDC's Annual National Program Managers' Seminar Virtually!    These two weeks of virtual programming will offer: Best practices in Corporate Supplier Diversity. The day is geared for newer supplier diversity professionals and those wanting to refresh their supplier diversity development, as well as Corporate Plus members. Content focused on innovation, career development and learning solutions for more experienced supplier diversity professionals. New this year: we will be offering industry group breakouts…

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August 2020

MBE Pre-Certification Briefing

August 3 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
MMSDC Headquarters, 100 River Place Drive
Detroit, MI 48207 United States

Greetings Prospective MBE Applicant: Thank you for your interest in becoming a certified Minority Business Enterprise (MBE).Attending our Pre-Certification Briefing is your first step to becoming certified. To participate in the Pre-Certification Briefing, a company must first meet the fundamental requirements of certification. These are: 1. Legally registered as a for-profit entity in the State of Michigan 2. An ethnic minority owner(s) with at least 51% of ownership 3. Must be controlled, owned and managed by an ethnic-minority. The two-hour…

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September 2020

MBE Pre-Certification Briefing at Rickman Enterprises

September 14 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
Rickman Enterprise Headquarters, 15533 Woodrow Wilson Street
Detroit, MI 48238 United States

Greetings Prospective MBE Applicant: Thank you for your interest in becoming a certified Minority Business Enterprise (MBE).Attending our Pre-Certification Briefing is your first step to becoming certified. To participate in the Pre-Certification Briefing, a company must first meet the fundamental requirements of certification. These are: 1. Legally registered as a for-profit entity in the State of Michigan 2. An ethnic minority owner(s) with at least 51% of ownership 3. Must be controlled, owned and managed by an ethnic-minority. The two-hour…

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October 2020

MBE Pre-Certification Briefing

October 5 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
MMSDC Headquarters, 100 River Place Drive
Detroit, MI 48207 United States

Greetings Prospective MBE Applicant: Thank you for your interest in becoming a certified Minority Business Enterprise (MBE).Attending our Pre-Certification Briefing is your first step to becoming certified. To participate in the Pre-Certification Briefing, a company must first meet the fundamental requirements of certification. These are: 1. Legally registered as a for-profit entity in the State of Michigan 2. An ethnic minority owner(s) with at least 51% of ownership 3. Must be controlled, owned and managed by an ethnic-minority. The two-hour…

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