Events

Connect & Celebrate: Kansas City

Join the Women’s Business Development Center for an afternoon of procurement and learning opportunities, networking, and celebrating the achievements of our Kansas City clients and partners! 1:30 – 3:00pm Business Matchmaker  Pre-matched meetings for WBEs with corporate and public sector buyers Business Connection Tables Tables open to any supplier hosted by corporate, public sector, and WBE buyers Business Resource … Continued

WBDC Connect & Celebrate: Kansas City

Please join our Kansas City clients and partners for an opportunity to hear a supplier diversity forum panel discussion and attend a networking reception. AGENDA 3:00 Registration begins 3:30 – 4:45 Supplier Diversity Forum Panel Discussion “Leaders Learning from Leaders: How the Current Economy is Impacting Procurement Trends” 5:00 – 6:30 Reception

Is Certification Right for You? and Leveraging Certification Joint Program

Have you been looking for that special something to help you “get in the door” of large corporations? If you are a woman-owned and operated business, that something could be the Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE) Certification. Although not a guarantee of business, the WBE Certification has been proven to provide a competitive edge in obtaining … Continued

CVS Supplier Diversity Business Building

CVS Health is seeking diverse service providers for the following categories: Landscaping Pest Control Electrical Contractor Housekeeping HVAC Lot Sweeping Plumbing Vendor Uniforms Fire Alarm Vendor Rugs Burglar Alarm Vendor General Contractors Fire Suppression Building Supplies Fire Extinguisher Air Compressor Snow Plowing Baler Repairs Rolling Stock Pallets Program/Services Overhead Doors Dock Equipment Conveyor System Custodial … Continued

For Those Who Served

Black & Veatch, Burns & McDonnell, DST, Kansas City Power and Light, Metropolitan Community College, Sprint, Kiewit, Veterans Business Resource Center and the U.S. Small Business Administration will host an Outreach Business Forum “For Those Who Have Served”. The Kansas City Federal Executive Board (FEB) will be hosting a Small Business Networking Event from 7:30-9:00 … Continued

I’m Certified Now What?

Are you a certified WBE looking to do business with small, medium or large corporations? “I’m Certified, Now What?” is an educational, inspirational, and a must-attend session for newly certified WBEs and WBEs who need a refresher on utilizing their WBE Certification as a marketing tool.  In this workshop, you will learn how to leverage … Continued

I’m Certified Now What

Are you a certified WBE looking to do business with small, medium or large corporations? “I’m Certified, Now What?” is an educational, inspirational, and a must-attend session for newly certified WBEs and WBEs who need a refresher on utilizing their WBE Certification as a marketing tool.  In this workshop, you will learn how to leverage … Continued