After seeing a Sr. VP of Procurement from Dell Inc. speak, Lisa Scott, CEO of Intuitive Edge, LLC connected with him on LinkedIn. A few months later while in Austin, she contacted him for an introductory meeting.
Through multiple WBCS events, Point2Point Global Security, Inc. was introduced to Toyota diversity sourcing. In 2018 they received a contract for a diverse portfolio of security-related services, including emergency response, off-duty police officers, consulting, and disaster response.
Earlier this year Software Professionals, Inc (SPI). was in the market for new company videos for their website and sponsored events. They turned to the WBCS Membership Directory and were able to connect with fellow WBE CM Productions.
Prestige Maintenance USA provides janitorial and facility maintenance services to Fortune 500 companies in over 40 states. With more than 2000 workers working across the United States, it is essential to Prestige to ensure employees have appropriate uniforms. Consistent product quality and availability are critical in a business where hiring 300 new employees in a two-week time frame is a common practice. After a competitive bidding process, Prestige was excited to award their employee uniform business to Aztec Promotional Group , a woman-owned Business led by CEO Patti Winstanley. The initial
Tonia Tomlin, CEO of Sorted Out hired Tara Hooper, Owner of The Style Signature to do confidence coaching with her team. It was such a joy and privilege to work with The Sorted Out team working to align the brand among each team member, helping give each of the tools to be more effective communicators, and increase their networking confidence.” said Tara Hooper, The Style Signature. "It was very informative, and we also did some brand awareness training and style edit kit as well. That was a different session, and I can not say enough great things about Tara Hooper from The Style Signature.
Tiffany Pratt, Employee Engagement Director, is “looking forward to partnering with CFJ Manufacturing ” on a new promotional products contract. The contract covers all branded and logo merchandise for JPS Health Network , via a custom created portal. Kim Sissen, President of CFJ Manufacturing, is “grateful for the opportunity and excited to be working with a fellow WBCS member.” CFJ Manufacturing is a global organization specializing in branded/promotional products, corporate uniforms, and Employee Total Rewards & Recognition. The company is headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas.
Jennifer Blakeney, President of Guaranteed Express , is on the WBCS certification committee and was assigned to the site visit for Myra Brown, President of High Value Signs . At Myra's site visit, the two discussed increasing business and the advantages of certification, such as attending all the WBCS events throughout the year, Table Topics, and volunteering for different committees. At that moment, Myra stated, “I don't think I'd ever use a courier,” as she was still building her market and handling most of what she needed by herself or sending an employee. However, within a few short months
When Stinnett & Associates, LLC outgrew its Corporate Headquarters, Upshaw Johnson Company was there throughout the entire process, which included: negotiating favorable insurance requirements and coverage under the new lease, problem-solving challenges during the buildout, and culminating in a successful Grand Opening earlier this year. The new Headquarters incorporates state-of-the-art technology to facilitate collaboration among employees in Stinnett’s six office locations as well as with their large corporate clients. Space planning is optimized for small and large meeting rooms and
In 2015, Kaylynn Jordan, President of ESNET, LLC , reached out to WBCS staff to find a WBE who could provide them commercial insurance. The council recommended President of Upshaw Johnson Company , Katie Johnson and provided Kaylynn with their contact information. Since then, ESNET, LLC has utilized Upshaw Johnson Company for its property and liability insurance needs since 2015. "There are a lot of options available for products and services. Focusing on the WBE network streamlines the process of finding reliable references and resources to find the right connections as well as supporting
One of our WBEs had a great opportunity during Summit and Salute 2018. “We have had the pleasure of printing the WBENC Annual Report for the past three years,” said, Terri Quinton, President & CEO of ADP-LLC . “This year, ADP-LLC had the chance to print program booklets, industry pamphlets, survey forms, at-a-glance maps and other print materials for Summit & Salute . We worked with Amanda Zack, and she was amazing! Join forces. Succeed together.” – Terri Quinton Terri Quinton, President & CEO of ADP-LLC Do you want to be featured in our Blog? Share your own Done Deal today !