Third Party Suppliers Targeted by Hackers in Big Data Breaches

Website Cybersecurity Series Session 1 on March 6th: Cybersecurity Realities, Reducing Website Vulnerabilities, and Protecting Your Business Do you remember the Target data breach in 2013? It was one of the largest data breaches of all time, with millions of credit and debit card numbers and customer information stolen through malware uploaded to Target’s POS syste...
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New MBEIC Officers Elected

Pacific Southwest MSDC Certified MBEs elected a new chair and vice chair to the Minority Business Enterprise Input Committee on December 4th, 2017. Frances Vierkoetter, the owner of Clean Scene AZ, LLC was elected as the MBEIC Chair. Vic Bodiwala, owner of Danta Technologies was elected as the San Diego Vice Chair. Frances' company Company Clean Scene AZ, LLC provides Sp...
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Call for MBEIC Officer Nominations

Pacific Southwest MSDC is now accepting nominations for 2018-2020 Officers of the Minority Business Enterprise Input Committee (MBEIC). You may nominate (or self-nominate)* an MBE that is certified by PSWMSDC no later than Nov. 28th, 2017, 11:59 pm PST.  Click HERE to submit your electronic nomination for 2018-2020 MBEIC Officers. *Please note: Only the owner of the certifie...
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PHX SUPERConnect II for Small Businesses

For small businesses interested in learning more about contracting opportunities for the Terminal 3 Modernization, Sky Train Stage 2, and Terminal 4 S1 Concourse projects and meeting the project teams – PHX SUPERConnect for Small Businesses is for you! When: Nov. 2, 2017, 8:30 a.m. - Noon Where: Gateway Community College Building IE - Copper Room 108 N 40th St Phoenix, ...
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U.S. Open Golf Champion Joins Pacific Southwest MSDC Golf Tournament to Support Minority Businesses

Pacific Southwest MSDC is thrilled to announce 1996 U.S. Open Champion Steve Jones is joining us for the Oct. 27, 2017, Golf Tournament to support our mission of economic development and sustainability of minority business enterprises locally and regionally. After the tournament, players and volunteers at the event will hear Jones' incredible story of persevering through inj...
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Thank You for Making Our Holiday Receptions Great! (Photos Inside)

Thank you all for making our Holiday Receptions in San Diego and Tempe great events! Thank you to our sponsors: ADM Group, LLC; American Soju; The Cleaning Company; Occasion Staffing; Torrey Pines Town Car; and Wholesale Floors, LLC. We filled over half a dozen boxes with donations to the San Diego Food Bank and St. Mary's Food Bank! Thank you for your generosity! Some photos...
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