Our Supplier Diversity and Development team attends outreach events each year to identify diverse suppliers for potential business opportunities. From networking and matchmaking events to business forums and “how to do business” workshops, we strive to meet and explore potential business partnerships with diverse suppliers. To find out where we'll be next, take a moment to review our outreach calendar below.
Matchmaking events are an effective way to provide an exclusive introduction to corporations looking for specific products/services from diverse firms capable of meeting those needs.
To make a lasting impression at a matchmaking session, keep the following in mind:
Capabilities Review Meetings provide suppliers with the opportunity to present their qualifications, experience and credentials to our procurement team and other organizational unit stakeholders. Here are a few guidelines for a successful meeting: