NWMMSDC Attends the 2019 UW Impact Awards

The Council had a great time attending this year’s University of Washington Impact Awards at the Westin in Seattle on December 5th.

The Center celebrated its first 25 years by recognizing 25 individuals and corporations who have been essential to the success of the program. Congratulations to the evening’s honorees recognized for the impact they have made in growing businesses and jobs in under served communities across WA and accelerating students’ careers.

Special shout-out to our Council President, Fernando Martinez, recognized for the impact he has had over the years through his partnership with the UW Consulting & Business Development Center!

The Council supported the event as a gold table sponsor, with proceeds helping fund UW’s Student Consulting Programs. To learn more about the Consulting and Business Development Center, click here.

UW Students Present “Supplier Diversity Toolkit” at the 2019 Annual Conference

University of Washington students, Lukas Garcia, Jaclyn Hill, Wenqi Huang, Ashlyn Reid and Sy Ruiz of the Supplier Diversity Program conducted research on building a Supplier Diversity Toolkit. With guidance from Michael Verchot, Director of the UW Consulting and Business Development Center and Fernando Martinez, CEO of the Northwest Mountain MSDC, they had the opportunity to share their findings at our 2019 Annual Conference hosted on June 19, 2019.

View Supplier Diversity Toolkit Presentation Here

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Interested in Building Out A Supplier Diversity Process for your business? Lukas Garcia, Jaclyn Hill, Wenqi Huang, Ashlyn Reid and Sy Ruiz walk you through a more detailed approach at what it takes to get started. Click Here to read more.