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                      8828 North Stemmons Freeway - Suite 550, Dallas, TX 75247

Minority Supplier Development Council, Inc.
        MEANINGFUL CONNECTIONS ... IMPACTFUL GROWTH

The Dallas/Fort Worth Minority Supplier Development Council is an affiliate of the National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC). The National Minority Supplier Development Council is the global leader in advancing business opportunities for its certified Asian, Black, Hispanic and Native American business enterprises and connecting them to member corporations​​.

For more information call:     214.630.0747

or email: admin@dfwmsdc.com

DALLAS/FORT WORTH

2015 ANNUAL REPORT

The Small & Diverse Business Education Fund Scholarship is designed to provide targeted training and development support to certified small and diverse business owners. The scholarship is sponsored by Bank of America and managed and administered by Communities Foundation of Texas.

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    Friday, May 5, 2017: Online application period closes; no applications for the 2017 cycle will be accepted after midnight (CST) on this date.
    By July 7, 2017: Applicants will be notified by this date as to whether or not they are a recipient

Economic Impact

The Council is accepting submissions about meaningful Council connections that resulted in successful business engagement -- Buying Entities-to-MBE and MBE-to-MBE. We want to publish the stories on our website, in our Coffee with the President blog and a Success Stories printed booklet planned for the end of the year.


Click the submit button below to submit your information and photos for consideration. (limit 250 words and we have the right to edit).

Signature Sponsors

​Click on images for more information about our signature sponsors.

2017 ​BUY THOSE THAT BUY US(TM)


Honorees to be Announced April 28th

2016 MBEIC

YEAR IN REVIEW

CHECK OUT OUR NEW BLOG ....



Plus... join us each month for 

COFFEE with the PRESIDENT

April session cancelled.

Watch for upcoming May date.

 We welcome your conversation.


Signature Sponsors

  • Construction Industry Group
  • Health Care Industry Group
  • Marketing Industry Group
  • Professional Services Industry Group
  • IT Industry Group​​


2016 SNAPSHOT


Do Your Homework: With the availability of the Internet, you should be able to know plenty about our company before you approach us to talk. Tailor your message to our company -- our needs, our goals and our direction. Show us how you can help us do our job better, reach our customers better, enhance our customers' experiences, move faster, etc. Like the Boy Scouts Motto says. . . Be Prepared!

50 scholarships of up to $10,000 each to be awarded 

Congratulations to Our 2016 E Awards

D/FW MSDC Strategic Imperatives

The Dallas/Fort Worth Minority Supplier Development Council is focused on our mission and dedicated to providing our stakeholders the services they need to excel. Outlined below are our 5 initial Strategic Imperatives. Action plans are underdevelopment.CLICK ON IMAGE TO DOWNLOAD AND/OR OPEN STRATEGIC IMPERATIVES UPDATE.

  • Certification (Buying Entity Members Only)
  • MBE Input Committee (MBEs only)
  • Supplier Diversity Professionals Working Group[ (Supplier Diversity Professionals Only)
  • Inclusive Supply Chain Working Group


​To MBEs from D/FW MSDC Supplier Diversity Professionals

CLICK THE IMAGE ABOVE TO DOWNLOAD THE

AcCESS 2017 BROCHURE


State of Texas Spot Bid Fair

1-on-1 Matchmaker Power Pitch Sessions

Round Table Sessions

FIVE WORD Challenge

Opening & Closing Receptions

Business Solutions Pavilion



DALLAS/FORT WORTH MINORITY SUPPLIER DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL

We are the leader in advancing business opportunities for certified Asian, Black, Hispanic and Native American business enterprises. We connect these businesses to our Buying Entity Members (corporations and public sector agencies) in an effort to increase procurement engagement and enhance supplier diversity.

​MEANINGFUL CONNECTIONS . . . IMPACTFUL GROWTH!

Available Resources

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UPCOMING 2017 EVENTS

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UPCOMING RECOGNITION OPPORTUNITIES...

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Want to make your Buying Entity Membership or your MBE Certification Work For You?

​Contact the Council and...

VOLUNTEER

CLICK ON IMAGE below to  download the complete program booklet

Facilitating connections between more than 750 minority-owned businesses in North Texas with corporate and public sector agencies nationwide, the Dallas/Fort /Worth Minority Supplier Development Council generated more than $14 billion in economic impact in North Texas in 2016. 
Meaningful Connections ... Impactful Growth
 

To view and/or print a copy of the these reports, simply click on the image.

What are you waiting for? Submit your NEW business transactions and contracts today. It's easy and fast!

Check out additional videos on the D/FW MSDC YouTube Channel! CLICK HERE.

Do you have a success story to share?

  • Corporation of the Year - AT&T
  • ​Public Sector Agency of the Year - DFW International Airport
  • Emerging Buying Entity of the Year - UNT System
  • Supplier of the Year Class 1 -  Small Pond Video Productions
  • Supplier of the Year Class 2 - RD Data Solutions, LLC
  • Supplier of the Year Class 3 - PROLIM Global Corporation
  • Supplier of the Year Class 4 - LogistiCorp Group
  • Buyer of the Year - Destinie Richter - Oncor
  • Supplier Diversity Professional of the Year -

            Sonji Killyon - DFW International Airport

  • MBE Advocate of the Year - Betty Manetta - Argent Associates/Asociar
  • Executive Advocate of the Year -

           Tamela Lee - DFW International Airport

  • ​Volunteer of the Year - Tommi Lyle - Dallas ISD
  • Chairman's Award - Terri Quinton - Q2 Marketing Group

Congratulations, also, to the

13 MEGA Awards Honorees! 

THANK YOU TO ALL OF OUR SPONSORS!

The Council at Work...

Council Connections 

​Register and join us at the premier diverse business expo in the Southwest. More than 1200 attendees are expected. For more information download the Schedule at a Glance, Exhibitor & Sponsorship information or the ACCESS 2017 Brochure.


 May 8-9, 2017

Irving Convention Center

500 West Las Colinas Boulevard

Irving, TX 75039

CLICK HERE to enter your connections.

Here are just a few of the committees and working groups actively working within the Council.

D/FW MSDC E Awards 

Red Carpet Interviews

Click on the links below to register for events, participate in survey or for further information.

Visit the D/FW MSDC YouTube Channel

Check out  recent videos of the Council and its stakeholders at work. Click here...

Connection Links

Looking to connect for business opportunities or to fulfill a sourcing need? We are here to assist you. Click here...

Photo Gallery

Check out  photos of all the exciting events and programs and the people who make them work. Click here...

Calendar of Events

Plan your calendar for 2015. Check out upcoming events at The Council and plan to participate. Click here...

SERVICES & PROGRAMS