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Council Update, a Message from our President & CEO (7/1/2020) Posted in: Council News - A message from our President and CEO, Fernando Martinez. ...
NWMMSDC Path to Equity (6/29/2020) Posted in: Development - This is the beginning of a path to Equity! Click on the link below for a look into the Council's commitment to business equity for MBEs by Fernando Martinez, President & CEO. Northwest Mountain MSDC Path to Equity ...
Northwest Mountain MSDC Recognizes Excellence in Performance (6/26/2020) Posted in: Council News, Spotlight - NORTHWEST MOUNTAIN MSDC RECOGNIZES EXCELLENCE IN PERFORMANCE The Northwest Mountain MSDC recognizes excellence in performance annually. On Friday, June 26, 2020, the Northwest Mountain Minority Supplier Development Council (Northwest Mountain MSDC) recognized organizations and individuals that excel at advocating, promoting, and contracting with Minority Business Enterprises. The 2019 Award Winners are: Advocacy Awards: Presented to… ...
NMSDC is Connecting MBEs with PPP Funding with Instructional Video (6/22/2020) Posted in: Council News, TAS Seattle - The NMSDC wants to ensure that no minority business owner “in need of PPP funding” is left behind! Please find the recently created and shared PPP Loan Application Instructional video featuring G. Winston Neal, President of BCF, and Ashley O’Neal, SVP with Midwest BankCentre below. To  learn more about the NMSDC's efforts to help MBEs access… ...
U.S. Bank and Paycheck Protection Program (6/16/2020) Posted in: Opportunities & Networking - U.S. Bank, member of the NMSDC, continues to provide Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) funds. If you are still interested in applying for PPP funds, please read the attached press release for application instructions (see below). Seventy-five percent of our Council MBEs that have applied for PPP funds have received financial support. If you have not applied… ...
Technical Assistance Services Workshops (5/12/2020) Posted in: Development, TAS Seattle - The Northwest Mountain MSDC hosted a series of free online workshops for businesses interested in doing business with the City of Seattle as part of the Technical Assistance Services program. This series included insight from industry experts and open discussions on a number of topics. Missed these workshops? Click on the attachments below to review… ...
COVID-19 Response “New Normal” Planning (5/5/2020) Posted in: Council News, TAS Seattle - Have you started working on a plan on how to reopen your business in the midst of this COVID-19 Pandemic? The Seattle Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce, Challenge Seattle, Boston Consulting Group, together in partnership with over 200 regional/national/international companies have created a plan to help you. Washington State COVID-19 Response "New Normal" Planning Click here… ...
Safe Return to Public Life in WA State (4/23/2020) Posted in: Council News - Governor Jay Inslee announced a framework for how we plan to reopen and focus on economic recovery amidst the Coronavirus Pandemic in Washington State. Read the Policy Brief here ...
COVID-19 Impact Reports (4/10/2020) Posted in: Council News - Click on the links below for more information regarding Coronavirus in WA state and CPO efforts to counter the impact. Coronavirus: CPOs' Response to the Crisis by CAPS Research Washington State COVID-19 Economic Impacts and Recovery by Community Attributes, Inc.   ...