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Created in 1973
The Dallas Regional Minority Purchasing Council was formed; led by Lew Zale as the first Chair of the Board of Directors. The first corporate members included Sun Oil, A.W. Cullum and Co., Vought Aeronautics, Sears and Roebuck, Texas Power & Light, Southwestern Bell, Republic National Bank, Texas Instruments, Trailways and Zale Corporation.
MBE Secures Shark Tank Investment to Revitalize Southern Dallas!
John Bailey, CEO of The Allen Bailey Group, was part of a winning team that secured $700,000 in investment at the Real Estate Council’s Shark Tank event held at the end of 2017.
The team composed of Bailey and Dr. Michelle Morgan presented a plan to help solve the medical desert problem in South Dallas. They purchased an 18,000 sq. ft. hospital located at 2516 Martin Luther King Drive where Dr. Morgan plans to attract other doctors to practice medicine. They have renamed the facility Legacy of Hope Health and Wellness Center.
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Congratulations to Small Pond Video Productions, chosen as our 45th Anniversary lapel pin designer.
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Trade Mission to England
The Council was the first advocacy organization in the region to host a trade mission focused on minority business. Representatives of the
Dallas/Fort Worth Minority Business Development Council and the Dallas Citizens Council spent four days in London and Birmingham, England to share ideas about growing minority businesses.
Visit Flickr to see all the photos from both the Board Installation and Economic Summit Forum.
2017 E Awards Winners
Chairman's Award - James Mining, Oncor
Corporation of the Year - Toyota
Supplier of the Year - Class 1 - SimiDigi Inc
Supplier of the Year - Class 2 - Davis & Davis LLC
Supplier of the Year - Class 3 - Teltech Communications
Suppler of the Year - Class 4 - Asociar
Buying Entity Buyer of the Year - Shawn Rogers, Texas Instruments
Executive Advocate of the Year - James Mining, Oncor
Supplier Diversity Professional of the Year - Grace Hastings-Case, Oncor
MBE Advocate of the Year - Evelyn Molina, All Janitorial Professional Services, Inc.
Buying Entity Volunteer of the Year - Greg Obar, UNT System
MBE Volunteer of the Year - Mark Mohair, Bracane Company
and congratulations MEGA Awards Winners!
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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.
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Congratulations to Strategar, chosen as the overall 45th Anniversary Logo Contest winner.
Celebrating 45 Years of Minority Business Inclusion
2017 Reflections and a Look Ahead at 2018
HEB Grocery Company LP
Lockheed Martin Aeronautics
Methodist Health System
Parkland Health & Hospital
Prestige Maintenance USA
Southwest Airlines Company
Texas Instruments, Inc.
Toyota Motor North America
Trinity River Vision Authority
Vendor Resource Management
45th Anniversary Signature Sponsor
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.
Austin Commercial, LP
Balfour Beatty Construction
BNSF Railway Company
Capgemini US LLC
City of Dallas
Dallas Fort Worth International Airport
Dallas County Community College District
Fujitsu Network Communications
ACCESS 2018 MBE Signature Sponsor