Strategies for Success:
A Roadmap for Economic Inclusion
The 18th Annual Conference for Minority, Women and Disadvantaged Business Enterprises was held on Thursday, March 7, 2019 at the Rivers Casino in the new Event Center.
State Representative Ed Gainey served as our Honorary Conference Chair.
Our format this year included fireside chats and panel discussions covering the following topics:
What to Know About Doing Business With Large Firms
The Roadmap to Being a Successful DBE
An Equitable Inclusion Vision
Judith Kirby, U. S. Small Business Administration (retiree) was inducted into our MWDBE Hall of Fame.
Leadership Sets The Tone:
Compliance, Capabilities and Contracts
The 17th Annual Conference for Minority, Women and Disadvantaged Business Enterprises was held on Thursday, March 1, 2018 at the Rivers Casino.
With powerful presentations by Charlea Washington of the Lane Construction Corporation and Secretary Kerry L. Kirkland from the Department of General Services of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, our attendees walked away informed and inspired.
The highlight of the day was the official signing of a pledge emphasizing their dedication and commitment to the establishment and administration of fair policies. That pledge was signed by Deputy Secretary Kirkland and Allegheny County Executive Richard Fitzgerald.
Please click on this link to view our slideshow: