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The Northwest Mountain MSDC Celebrates African-American MBEs (2/21/2024) Posted in: Council News - As we near the end of Black History Month, the Council is proud to spotlight our Certified African-American MBEs and their significant contributions to our region. We celebrate the accomplishments, dedication, and positive influence of African Americans in history, and acknowledge those who are currently making a difference in their communities and beyond. The Council… ...
City of Seattle Chosen as 2024 Host City for the NMSDC Business Economic Forum (2/13/2024) Posted in: Council News - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Contact Mayor’s Office: Karissa Braxton Senior Communications Advisor Karissa.Braxton2@seattle.gov  Contact NMSDC: Jered Weber Communications and Engagement Manager jered.weber@nmsdc.org  National Business Forum to bring 500 of the nation’s most influential policymakers, academics, business, and community leaders to downtown Seattle to advance efforts supporting Women and Minority Business Enterprises (WMBEs).  Seattle—Today, Seattle Mayor Bruce… ...
MPearlRock Acquires Former NWMMSDC MBE nutpods (1/26/2024) Posted in: Council News - January 16, 2024 08:30 AM Eastern Standard Time NEW YORK & SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MPearlRock announced the acquisition of nutpods, a leading brand in the better-for-you, non-dairy coffee creamer category. MPearlRock is a partnership between PearlRock Partners and MidOcean Partners, a premier New York-based alternative asset manager specializing in middle market private equity and alternative credit investments, specifically… ...
The Northwest Mountain MSDC Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month (9/22/2023) Posted in: Council News, Uncategorized - As National Hispanic Heritage Month unfolds, we embrace the rich history and the impact of Hispanic culture that has made its presence felt in our region. This month isn't just a time to commemorate traditions and heritage, but also an opportunity to recognize the incredible contributions of our Hispanic Minority Business Enterprises to our economy.… ...
27th Annual Scholarship Fundraiser & Silent Auction (8/29/2023) Posted in: Council News - On Wednesday, August 23rd, the Northwest Mountain Minority Supplier Development Council celebrated the 27th Annual Scholarship Fundraiser & Silent Auction at the Golf Club at Redmond Ridge in Redmond, WA. The event was a resounding success, uniting the community, MBEs, and Corporate and Public Agency Members in support of the MBE Scholarship fund! Through your… ...
Is Technology Nearshoring Right for your Company? (8/14/2023) Posted in: Council News, Development - Check out this comprehensive study conducted by one of our Council Certified MBEs, Proactiviti. The study dives into the benefits of Nearshoring and how having access to a pool of technology professionals can be used for various opportunities. Read the full article here. ...
Washington State Department of Transportation Upcoming Virtual Meetings (7/25/2023) Posted in: Council News, Development, Opportunities & Networking - Washington State Department of Transportation – NEWS Headquarters – 310 Maple Park Avenue SE – Olympia, WA 98504-7314 – 360 705-7000   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July, 2023   Contact: Nina Jones, Office of Equal Opportunity, 360-947-6788 Proposed interim overall triennium goal methodology for under-represented firms WSDOT to host virtual public meetings and teleconferences July 25… ...
Press Release: Karla Malacon Appointed President & CEO (6/14/2023) Posted in: Council News, Uncategorized - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE     Contact: Jeffery Bartley, NWMMSDC Phone: (253) 243-6959 Email: jbartley@nwmmsdc.org     Northwest Mountain Minority Supplier Development Council Appoints Karla Malacon as President & CEO     Seattle, WA — The Northwest Mountain Minority Supplier Development Council (Council) announced the appointment of the new President and CEO, Karla Malacon on June… ...
Press Release: 2023 Leadership & Advocacy Awards Winners (6/13/2023) Posted in: Council News - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE     Contact: Jeff Bartley, NWMMSDC Phone: (253) 243-6959 Email: jbartley@nwmmsdc.org     Northwest Mountain MSDC Recognizes Excellence in Performance for 2022   Seattle, WA — The Northwest Mountain Minority Supplier Development Council (NWMMSDC) awards corporate and individual supplier diversity leaders annually. On Wednesday, June 7, 2023, the NWMMSDC celebrated the achievements in… ...