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MN Supplier Match Roundtable: Connecting Minnesota’s Minority-Owned Businesses

Name: MN Supplier Match Roundtable: Connecting Minnesota’s Minority-Owned Businesses
Date: May 21, 2019
Time: 9:30 am - 12:15 pm
Location:
Urban Research and Outreach Engagement Center (UROC)
2001 Plymouth Ave North
Minneapolis, MN 55411
Event Description:


Fact: Minnesota businesses want the advantages of sourcing from local suppliers – customization, accessibility, rapid delivery, shared networks and trusted quality.

Fact: Local contractors want new business opportunities with Minnesota-based customers.

Join the Minnesota Chamber of Commerce, Center for Economic Inclusion, Latino Chamber of Commerce and the North Central Minority Supplier Development Council at our next MN Supplier Match Roundtable as we celebrate and connect Minnesota minority-owned businesses with Minnesota’s top corporations.

The event will feature a keynote presentation on why a diverse supply chain is important, a panel discussion on how Minnesota suppliers can be more competitive, plus roundtable discussions with some of the state’s largest companies, including 3M, Toro, Xcel Energy and more.

MN Supplier Match highlights Minnesota’s robust supply chain and opportunities to increase business-to-business activity throughout the state. Businesses learn about a searchable database of Minnesota suppliers representing all industries and types of companies. MN Supplier Match is an initiative of the Grow Minnesota! Partnership, the Minnesota Chamber’s distinctive private-sector business retention and expansion program.