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Chattanooga Chamber head Ron Harr to hit the road for development ideas [Chattanooga Times Free Press, Tenn.] - Businessweek

Bing Search on Minority Business News - July 24, 2012 - 4:04am

In addition, the group's new minority business assistance program is ramping up with Maria Noel named recently to head that area, Harr said. He said Leadership Chattanooga, traditionally aimed at rising leaders in their 30s and 40s, may expand.

Categories: Minority Business News

Chattanooga Chamber head Ron Harr to hit the road for development ideas [Chattanooga Times Free Press, Tenn.] - Businessweek

Bing Search on Minority Business News - July 24, 2012 - 4:04am

In addition, the group's new minority business assistance program is ramping up with Maria Noel named recently to head that area, Harr said. He said Leadership Chattanooga, traditionally aimed at rising leaders in their 30s and 40s, may expand.

Categories: Minority Business News

Minority Business Council announces September conference - Charlottesville Daily Progress

Bing Search on Minority Business News - July 23, 2012 - 3:26pm

The regional chamber of commerce will host its first Minority Business Conference on Sept. 18 at Omni Charlottesville Hotel, officials announced on Monday. The Charlottesville Regional Chamber of Commerce Minority Business Council will hold the ...

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Minority Business Participation in State Contracts Peaks, But Advocates Say Numbers are Skewed - Southern Maryland Online

Bing Search on Minority Business News - July 23, 2012 - 2:00pm

ANNAPOLIS -- Minority business participation in state contracts last year reached its highest level since the program began in 1978, a Governor’s Office of Minority Affairs report said. Minority business enterprises (MBE) made up 24% of state ...

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Diversity breakfast kicks off day at IBE Summer Celebration - NBCNews.com

Bing Search on Minority Business News - July 21, 2012 - 5:15pm

Republican Mike Pence took the time to display his set shot, "Indiana ought to be proud that we have the first Black Expo in the country and it's a real celebration of minority business enterprises here in the Hoosier state and an opportunity to really ...

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Jilted contractor questions integrity of city procurement - Richmond Times-Dispatch

Bing Search on Minority Business News - July 20, 2012 - 11:29pm

It not only was a piece of a nearly $3.6 million contract, it also was a chance for PEAC, a minority-owned business registered with the city's office of Minority Business Development, to grow and learn the jail-construction business, Cromuel said.

Categories: Minority Business News

Obama Administration Holds Briefing for Colombian-American Business Owners - FOX News

Bing Search on Minority Business News - July 20, 2012 - 6:35pm

the National Deputy Director for the Minority Business Development Agency at the Department of Commerce. Guests raised questions and recommendations to improve the way some policies are being implemented in their communities such as support of ...

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Things to do July 19-Aug. 2: Nicki Minaj, 2 Chainz, Ledisi and Eric Benet perform at DAR - Washington Post

Bing Search on Minority Business News - July 20, 2012 - 12:09pm

Sponsored by the Prince George’s County Minority Business Development Division. 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Dr. Henry Wise Jr. High School, 12650 Brooke Lane, Upper Marlboro. 301-985-4690. Denise Roberts at 301-883-6480 or www.princegeorgescountymd.gov/minoritybusiness.

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Park University receives national recognition - Blue Springs Examiner

Bing Search on Minority Business News - July 20, 2012 - 11:26am

Firefighting and Related Protective Services No. 33 - Total Minority - Business Administration, Management and Operations No. 37 - African-American - Finance and Financial Management Services No. 39 - African-American - Homeland Security, Law Enforcement ...

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Union support for National Harbor casino raises concern - The Business Journal

Bing Search on Minority Business News - July 20, 2012 - 10:07am

There are also concerns with MGM Resorts International, the casino’s proposed developer, over minority business participation. The Metropolitan Business Alliance in Camp Springs claims MGM is too vague and lacks specific goals regarding ...

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Carolinas Minority Supplier Development Council Invites Sports Fanatics To Bid On Rare Collectible Football Featuring 21 Heisman Winner Autographs - YAHOO!

Bing Search on Minority Business News - July 20, 2012 - 8:34am

Bids are currently being accepted until Friday, July 27 at 5 p.m. One hundred percent of the proceeds will benefit CMSDC to support its mission of expanding networking and contract opportunities for Minority Business Enterprises and to create ...

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Public Relations Firm Educating Pennsylvania Minorities On Voter ID Stacked With Republicans - TPM

Bing Search on Minority Business News - July 20, 2012 - 6:39am

Ten percent of Bravo Group’s $249,660 contract will be subcontracted out to Skylar Group LLC, which has been designated as a “Minority Business Enterprise” by the state of Pennsylvania. The Skylar Group is owned by Banks, who served as deputy ...

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Unions, builders spar over National Harbor casino - Maryland Community Newspapers Online

Bing Search on Minority Business News - July 20, 2012 - 1:24am

“There’s enough room for union and local minority business. We’ve just got to get past this first step of putting it on the ballot,” he said. “I’m supportive of putting it on the ballot and letting the people decide.” The ...

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Latino News Website Picks A Smart Niche - Hartford Courant

Bing Search on Minority Business News - July 19, 2012 - 7:19pm

As a former full-time columnist for The Courant and past president of the Connecticut Association of Black Communicators, on occasion I would challenge the managers about what we could do to attract more readers of color and minority business advertisers.

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Latino News Website Picks A Smart Niche - Hartford Courant

Bing Search on Minority Business News - July 19, 2012 - 7:19pm

As a former full-time columnist for The Courant and past president of the Connecticut Association of Black Communicators, on occasion I would challenge the managers about what we could do to attract more readers of color and minority business advertisers.

Categories: Minority Business News

Walton Isaacson Named “Supplier of the Year” by the Southern California Minority Business Development Council for an - Bloomberg

Bing Search on Minority Business News - July 19, 2012 - 3:30pm

Walton Isaacson Named “Supplier of the Year” by the Southern California Minority Business Development Council for an Unprecedented Third Consecutive Year The Award speaks to the stellar work created and executed on behalf of Toyota, Lexus ...

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Charlotte Minority Economic Development Initiative Program Adds 134 Jobs, $3 Million Toward Region's Economic Development - Marketwatch

Bing Search on Minority Business News - July 19, 2012 - 3:23pm

program has created 134 new jobs and approximately $3 million in new contracts between corporate partners and Minority Business Enterprises (MBEs). A new Case Study detailing the program model and its results is available as a free download.

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Apple buys tracts at site of proposed operations center - comcast.net

Bing Search on Minority Business News - July 19, 2012 - 2:55pm

Cadence McShane Construction, a McShane Development affiliate that will be the general contractor on the project, and the city's Small and Minority Business Resources Department will host a meeting next week for minority subcontractors. A notice for the ...

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Charlotte Minority Economic Development Initiative Program Adds 134 Jobs, $3 Million Toward Region's Economic Development - Yahoo Finance

Bing Search on Minority Business News - July 19, 2012 - 12:03pm

program has created 134 new jobs and approximately $3 million in new contracts between corporate partners and Minority Business Enterprises (MBEs). A new Case Study detailing the program model and its results is available as a free download.

Categories: Minority Business News

CurvyCouture.com Launches 1st Eveningwear-Inspired Full-Figured Lingerie Collection - Marketwatch

Bing Search on Minority Business News - July 19, 2012 - 11:13am

DLI has serviced customers such as United Retail, Lerner Stores, TJ Maxx, JC Penny, Soma, Nordstrom, Lane Bryant and Victoria's Secrets. Dora L International, Inc. is a Certified Minority Business Enterprise/Women's Business Enterprise (MBE/WBE).

Categories: Minority Business News

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