Tag «Supplier diversity»

MCC event gives diverse companies a chance to land new business

Metropolitan Community College will host the sixth annual Procurement One-on-One Business Forum on Wednesday, March 14, at the MCC-Penn Valley Education Center (EC 0019). The event provides an opportunity for various types of minority-owned companies to do business with government institutions and large corporations. The event is sponsored by MCC in partnership with Black & …

MCC forum for diverse business owners makes hundreds of successful connections

More than 50 companies and organizations made connections with more than 150 diverse business owners at Metropolitan Community College during its annual procurement event. On Tuesday, March 14, the Human Resource and Purchasing Department of MCC, in partnership with DST, Hallmark, JE Dunn, Kiewit, the Kansas City Area Transportation Authority, Kansas City Power and Light …

MCC spotlight: NAEP supplier diversity event

Professional development leaders at Metropolitan Community College played a key role at a summer conference, focusing on procuring the best and most diverse resources for higher education. MCC Chancellor Mark James was the welcome speaker for the 2016┬áNational Association of Educational Procurement (NAEP) Supplier Diversity Institute, held at the Embassy Suites in Kansas City July …