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Port of Seattle Business Accelerator Graduation Ceremony (11/21/2022) Posted in: Council News, Uncategorized - Congratulations to the 2022 Port of Seattle Business Accelerator Cohort Associates for completing the learning and development program!   Special thanks to Mian Rice, Emily Ho, Tina Boyd and the rest of the Port of Seattle staff for hosting such a great event. Alongside the Port of Seattle, the Council recognized the graduates with certificates… ...
Upcoming Bid Opportunity with Skanska (11/8/2022) Posted in: Council News, Job Opportunities, Opportunities & Networking - Calling all Small, Women and Minority Owned Business Enterprises! An upcoming bid opportunity session is being held by Skanska on November 16th, from 3-5pm at Parable in Tacoma for the Bryant Montessori project. Come to learn more about the specifications, timetables, and bidding for the project. Demo will start in May 2023. Packages to be… ...
Port of Seattle Business Accelerator Program Update (10/17/2022) Posted in: Council News, Development, Opportunities & Networking - Congratulations to the Port of Seattle Business Accelerator Cohort for making it halfway through this year's program.  The Council looks forward to seeing the cohort continue to develop and grow through the remaining learning sessions, best practice sharing, and mentorship. Weeks one through five included in-depth engagement sessions and workshops highlighting topics such as, financial health, strategic… ...
26th Annual Scholarship Fundraiser & Silent Auction Recap (9/26/2022) Posted in: Council News, Development, Spotlight, Uncategorized - On September 1st, 2022 The Northwest Mountain Minority Supplier Development Council celebrated the 26th Annual Scholarship Fundraiser & Silent Auction at the Washington National Golf Club, with all proceeds benefitting the MBE Scholarship fund. In efforts to support our MBEs through their continuing education and minority business advancement we raised $15,738.19, which exceeded the amount… ...
King County Wastewater Treatment Division – Informational Open House (7/12/2022) Posted in: Development, Job Opportunities, Opportunities & Networking, Uncategorized - The King County Wastewater Treatment Division is hosting an open house on Wednesday, July 20 at 2:00 PM PST. This event is an attempt to solicit for consulting services for the Mouth of Duwamish (MOD) Program. Click here, for more details about the program and how you can attend. ...
Seeking Growth For Your Business? Apply to the PortGen Accelerator Today (7/6/2022) Posted in: Council News, Development, Job Opportunities, Opportunities & Networking, Uncategorized - The Northwest Mountain MSDC in collaboration with the Port of Seattle has officially opened applications for the PortGen Accelerator, an extensive two-month business development program for minority-owned small businesses in Seattle! The program launches September 7th and will seek businesses with 2+ years of experience in the construction, A&E, electrical, specialty services and general goods… ...
Turner Construction Launches TCSM Program (6/30/2022) Posted in: Council News, Development, Job Opportunities, Opportunities & Networking, Uncategorized - Turner School of Construction Management Program The Turner Construction Company is excited to launch the Turner School of Construction Management Program! The 5 week, 9-course program is set to begin September 6th, where attendees will meet every Tuesday and Thursday. Click here, to view the full program details and see how you can apply today! ...
2022 Annual Business Conference (6/17/2022) Posted in: Council News, Spotlight, Uncategorized - NORTHWEST MOUNTAIN MSDC HIGHLIGHTS A DAY OF BUSINESS ENGAGEMENT AND DEVELOPMENT We kicked off a day of business engagement, where we got to enjoy a fireside chat presented by Tim Wang and moderated by Joel Gillespie, One-on-One Business Engagement Sessions with Corporate/Public Agencies and Learning and Development Sessions lead by Venus Rekow, Rocky Fong, Sheila… ...
2022 Leadership & Advocacy Awards (4/20/2022) Posted in: Council News, Opportunities & Networking, Uncategorized - NORTHWEST MOUNTAIN MSDC RECOGNIZES EXCELLENCE IN PERFORMANCE FOR 2021 The Northwest Mountain MSDC recognizes excellence in performance annually. On April 14th, we celebrated outstanding corporate and individual supplier diversity leadership and advocacy achievements in 2021, a year in which individuals and corporations exemplified Resurging Partnerships. Congratulations to all our Award Winners! Advocacy Awards: Presented to… ...
Port of Seattle Seeking Proposals for Catering Services for the Sea-Tac Airport Conference Center (4/6/2022) Posted in: Council News, Job Opportunities, Opportunities & Networking, Uncategorized - The Port of Seattle is seeking to engage a  Contractor who will have the exclusive rights to provide food and beverage services to The Conference Center at SeaTac Airport. The majority of catering services ordered will consist of coffee service, breakfast buffets, AM & PM breaks, and lunch buffets for business meetings. However, the Conference… ...