Press Room

“We appreciate the Northern California Minority Supplier Development Council’s zest for universal diversity, vision and advocacy. As we know, mi­nority businesses play a critical role in the growth and success of communities. It is our pledge to continue to nurture our long-standing relationship with NCMSDC. We applaud NCMSDC’s efforts and thank them for all they do to make the City of Oakland a Model City.”  -Ronald V. Dellums, Former Mayor of Oakland



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Press Releases & Articles

*NEW* June 2011 / NCMSDC

Diversity Expo to Connect Minority Businesses with Fortune 500 Corporate Buyers

April 2011 / MBN USA

Masquerade Awards Gala Honors 11 MBEs

April 2011 / NCMSDC

Special Communication: Re-experience the Masquerade Gala on Video

March 2011 / NCMSDC

Five Minority Businesses from Northern California and Hawaii Chosen for Scholarships 

March 2011 / NCMSDC

Masquerade Awards Gala Honors Eleven Supplier Diversity Champions and Minority Businesses in Northern California and Hawaii (Full version / 1 pager)

Minority Business Certification Connects Hawaii Suppliers with Corporate America

February 2011 / NCMSDC

Minority Business Certification Connects Hawaii Suppliers with Corporate America

February 2011 / Hawaii Business Magazine

Northern California Minority Supplier Development Council seeks Hawaii Businesses

January 2011 / NCMSDC

The Walt Disney Company to Sponsor Hawaii Diversity Committee

November 2010 / NCMSDC

Invest in the Best

October 2010 / NMSDC

NMSDC Names AT&T Corporation of the Year (3 NCMSDC MBEs Win Regional Awards)

August 17, 2010 / NCMSDC

Expo Attracts Major Corporations, Minority Suppliers, & National Organizations

July 8, 2010 / NCMSDC

Minority Supplier Development Council to Host "Business is Personal" Expo, August 5

May 27, 2010 / NCMSDC

NCMSDC in Hawaii

April 26, 2010 / Hawaii Independent

Local Small Businesses Sought for Hawaii Minority Supplier Certification

April 16, 2010 / Chamber of Commerce Member Spotlight

Member Spotlight

April 16, 2010 / Pacific Business News

Minority-owned Hawaii Businesses Find an Edge

March 29, 2010 / NCMSDC

Night at the Oscars Awards Gala Recognizes the Best in Northern CA Supplier Diversity

September 15-October 15, 2009 / MBNUSA

NMSDC - MBDA One Agenda: Minority Business Development

September 28, 2009 / NCMSDC

Lt. Governor Duke Aiona Helps NCMSDC Re-Open Doors to Hawaii

September 28, 2009 / NCMSDC

2009 No Pomp, No Circumstance Expo Recap

August 31, 2009 / Hawaii Hispanic News

Minority Business Certification Workshops

August 24, 2009 / HI Lt. Governor Duke Aiona’s Blog

Creating Opportunities for Small Firms

August 2009 / Hawaii Hispanic News

Walt Disney & Other Corporations Looking for Local Minority-Certified Businesses

July 31, 2009 / Pacific Business News

Certification Can Benefit Minority-Owned Firms

July 8, 2009 / PR Newswire

Minority Business Opportunity Expo on August 6, 2009 Offers No Pomp, No Circumstance, Strictly Business

June 2009 / NMSDC Regional Newsletter

Sustaining Businesses, Creating Jobs

April 1, 2009 / NCMSDC

NCMSDC Honors Corporations and Minority Suppliers for Supplier Diversity Excellence

May 5, 2009 / NCMSDC

NCMSDC 2009 Bollywood Ball Gala



September 28, 2009 - Do's & Don'ts for Identifying Your Company as a Certified MBE

April 1, 2009 - Name Change Announcement

March 16, 2009 - Announcing Our New President



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