Chicago Marks 50 Years Advocating for Minority Communities
15-Apr-2017

Chicago Minority Supplier Development Council “Increasing economic empowerment to ensure the sustainability of minority communities.” This year the ChicagoMSDC celebrates 50 years of connecting and advocati..

ComEd Small Business Institute
06-Apr-2017

On Thursday April 20, 2017 the ComEd Small Business Institute (CSBI) will be held at the Hyatt Regency Chicago in tandem with the 50th Annual Chicago Business Opportunity Fair. The ComEd Small Business..

ChicagoMSDC Receives $1.25M in Funding for MBDA Chicago Export Center
01-Mar-2017

Press Contact Info: Patricia Hanes Director, MBDA Chicago Export Center 312-755-2553 phanes@chicagoMBDAexportcenter.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Chicago Minority Supplier Development Council opens new..

Register Today for the CBOF50 Corporate 1-on-1 Power Pitch
19-Jan-2017

This year’s Corporate 1-on-1 Power Pitch event is new and improved with up to 50 corporate buyers and procurement officers participating for the 50th Annual Chicago Business Opportunity Fair. Corporate m..

Historic 50th Annual Supplier Diversity Conference Propels Minority Business
11-Jan-2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: ChicagoMSDC and Allstate to Present Historic Supply Chain Diversity Conference! Chicago Minority Supplier Development Council partners with Allstate to present the historic 50..

CBOF50 Registration Opens Early
03-Nov-2016

The Chicago Minority Supplier Development Council invites you to the 50th Annual Chicago Business Opportunity Fair, the region’s largest conference and expo for minority business suppliers. More than 2,000 corporate..

14 Tips to Prepare for Matchmaking Events
25-Mar-2016

Preparing for Matchmaking Events and other Government Expos By Chuck Schadl, Georgia Tech Procurement Assistance Center PTAC sponsored conferences and matchmaking events as well as federal, state and local gover..

Hill Harper To Keynote Sponsors Breakfast
09-Mar-2016

Best-Selling Author and Award-Winning Actor Hill Harper to Deliver Keynote at CBOF49 Supplier Diversity Conference. The Chicago Minority Supplier Development Council (ChicagoMSDC) and presenting sponsor Allstat..

How to Work a Trade Show 2016
29-Feb-2016

(http://htwts2016.eventbrite.com)Taking two or three days to work a conference can be a strategic solution or it could simply just be a couple of days out of the office. If you're work for or own a business, yo..

Increased Contract Participation for MBEs in Construction
12-Feb-2016

The City Council passed Mayor Emanuel’s plan to extend the city’s Minority and Women-Owned Business Enterprise Construction Program until 2020 and expand its participation goals. Under the ordinance, the program’s goals f..

ChicagoMSDC launches new #CBOF49 conference website
28-Jan-2016

The Countdown to CBOF49 is official! The Chicago Minority Supplier Development Council (ChicagoMSDC) is excited to announce the launch of its brand new conference website for the annual Chicago Business Opportunity Fair ..

CBOF Registration is Now Open
05-Jan-2016

The Chicago Minority Supplier Development Council invites you to the 49th Annual Chicago Business Opportunity Fair, the region’s largest conference and expo for minority suppliers. More than 2,000 corporate executiv..