MBE Business Development Workshop: Sub-Contracting and the Primes

Join Sydney Furbush, Manager of Supplier Diversity at SDG&E, a Sempra Energy utility to learn about opportunities through Primes. Learn how to sub-contract a portion of the work to a smaller diverse supplier and/or prove the best efforts to do so effectively.   The workshop is free for Pacific Southwest MSDC certified MBEs and Subscribers. $100 for all others.&n...
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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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Holiday Reception Signature Event

  Thank you for attending our Holiday Reception Signature Event!  View the photo album on Facebook If you haven't already, like our Facebook Page! Our Holiday Reception is a festive gathering to celebrate the achievements of our Minority Business Enterprises, Corporate Members, and the Council in 2016. As we celebrate the year, we’ll begin to look forward to all we’ll ...
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Top Ten Tips to Approaching Corporations

Be sure to check out the Top Ten Tips for Approaching Corporations in our upcoming newsletter! Make sure you're receiving all our news and events! Join our mailing list now. Thank you for attending Top Ten Tips for Approaching Corporations! It was a great event. Representatives from General Atomics, UCSD,  and Palomar Hospital joined about 30 diverse businesses in att...
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2016 Business Conference & Opportunity Fair Roundup

Scottsdale, Ariz. - On August 2, 2016, diverse business owners, corporations, and government agencies gathered at Talking Stick Resort in Scottsdale, Ariz. for the Pacific Southwest Minority Supplier Development Council’s Business Conference and Opportunity Fair. Almost 300 business owners and corporate representatives attended the Conference, with 70 organizations prese...
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Register Now for Supplier Diversity Exchange with Henkel

The Pacific Southwest Council and Henkel are proud to present Supplier Diversity Exchange with Henkel on Sept. 20, 2016 from 8 -10 a.m. This Procurement Connection Series event gives diverse businesses the opportunity to learn about Henkel's procurement process and directly meet and speak with buyers representing the corporation. The event is open to all types of businesses. ...
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Doing Business in Southern Arizona

This interactive panel consists of representatives from Centuri, Hensel Phelps, Raytheon, Southwest Gas, and University of Arizona and provides attendees with a high level overview of their procurement processes, what they buy, how they choose suppliers, and possible opportunities to do business with them. A Q&A session follows the presentations, with the opportunity to net...
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Celebrate Excellence in Diversity at Annual Awards Gala

Scottsdale, Ariz. - The Pacific Southwest Council's 22nd Annual Awards Gala on May 6, 2016 recognizes the achievements of certified minority owned firms and the corporations that support diversity in business. This year's celebration is set to be the best one yet! Special Guest Hans Olson lends his unique and powerful musical style to this year's event. A veteran with...
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Four Panelists to Discuss Cyber Security at Networking Event

Technology Integration Group and Pacific Southwest Council are co-hosting the Cyber Security Panel and Networking Event June 24, 2015 in San Diego, Calif. The event features four panelists addressing the questions and answers of keeping data secure for small businesses, their clients, and employees. Each participant brings to the panel a different viewpoint: from experts in ...
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