Corporate Membership

Over the past 25 years, NCMSDC has served as a primary resource in fostering the development of productive business relationships between member corporations and qualified minority owned companies.

Corporate Benefits

Membership with NCMSDC demonstrates your corporation's commitment to diversity and minority business utilization. The Council commits itself to working with your company in promoting supplier diversity. We offer our corporate members:

  • Instant access to a larger pool of qualified NCMSDC-certified local and national minority suppliers
  • Increased opportunity for greater savings and higher quality goods and services due to increased competition
  • Increased ROI from minority business development and corporate economic development efforts in the community where you do business

  • Assistance developing or improving your company’s supplier diversity programs

  • Added recognition by stakeholders and the local community of your strong corporate citizenship

  • Meets the demands of your customers and/or government compliance requirements

  • Resources to make doing business with MBEs easy and simple

  • Meets strategic objective of having your supplier base reflect your customer base

  • Opportunity to open the door to new markets

  • Participation in annual trade fairs, seminars, and private networking events

  • Opportunity to share best practices in corporate member meetings

For our member corporations, the Council serves as a reliable source for identifying minority suppliers, as a clearinghouse for information related to minority business development and as a direct link with the minority business community.

Who to contact if you have questions or are interested in a Corporate Membership:

Melissa Buss
Vice President
510.686.2568
mbuss@ncmsdc.org