Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Construction Compliance

Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Construction Compliance

The Dallas District Office will provide a Compliance Assistance and Question/Answer workshop to construction contractors. This workshop will provide information to the construction contractor about being compliant with OFCCP requirements and provide some best practices to ensure compliance. WHEN Thursday | August 16 | 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM WHERE 525 South Griffin Street | Room 750 | Dallas, TX 75202 REGISTER HERE
Ericsson Supplier Diversity Matchmaker Event

Ericsson Supplier Diversity Matchmaker Event

In November, Ericsson will have its sixth annual Supplier Diversity Matchmaker Event. Diverse suppliers will have the opportunity to discuss their products and services directly with our Ericsson team along with our customers and our partnering corporations. The event is focused on targeting minority, women and disabled veteran-owned suppliers and creating long-term relationships built for current and future opportunities. WHEN Thursday | November 8, 2018 | 7: 00 AM - 1:00 PM WHERE Ericsson North American Campus | 6300 Legacy Dr. | Plano, Texas 75024
CFJ Manufacturing Lands a Deal With JPS Health

CFJ Manufacturing Lands a Deal With JPS Health

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.
Guaranteed Express Inc. Works With High Value Signs

Guaranteed Express Inc. Works With High Value Signs To Increase Business

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
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Recap: Woman Entrepreneur's Exchange

The Women's Business Council- Southwest recently hosted Woman Entrepreneur's Exchange at Dell Technologies' campus in Austin. The event featured a panel of certified Women Business Enterprises (WBE) and a Sustaining (Corporate) Member, all with different perspectives on utilizing WBE certification. The panel included Pamela Bryant, Chief Supply Officer at Hanger , Andrea Tsakanikas, President of Crewfacilties.com , and Patti Winstanley, President of Aztec Promotional Group moderated by Vera Fischer, CEO of 97 Degrees West . Each panelist shared her unique experience as a member of WBCS. Patti
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Meet the Decision Makers for Capital Metro's Upcoming Projects

Capital Metro invites you to an excellent networking opportunity to meet with prime contractors, sub-contractors, project managers, and procurement staff for their upcoming upcoming Fixed Route Service and DT Station Construction projects. Date : Thursday, August 9 Time : 5:30pm to 7:00pm Location : ACC Highland Campus 6101 Highland Campus Drive Building 4000 Rm 4.1130.2 Austin, TX 78752 RSVP to [email protected] by August 3rd. Possible Woman Business Enterprise (WBE) and Small Business Enterprise (SBE) work areas include: DT Station Construction Project General Construction –
Stinnett & Associates, LLC Calls On Upshaw Johnson Company For Help

Stinnett & Associates, LLC Calls On Upshaw Johnson Company For Help

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

Finding Your Tribe in WBCS

"Working with other WBEs, both as partners and clients, has enabled me to add another stream of revenue to my business. The opportunities are tremendous and continue to grow. It’s such a great way to step out of your comfort zone and add an entirely new group to your network." Darlene Templeton is the President & CEO of Templeton & Associates , based in Austin, TX. She is a professional speaker, executive coach, author, business strategist, trainer, and author. Darlene's passion for connecting women led her to create the Amazing Woman Leaders program and Amazing Woman Alliance where high
2018 HUB Development & Market Expo

2018 HUB Development & Market Expo

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center invites you to participate in 2018 HUB Development and Market Expo. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to network with UT Southwestern buyers and procurement executives as well as market your products and/or services to departmental representatives across various departments at UT Southwestern. Due to limited space and fire safety code compliance, only the first 40 HUB Vendors that respond will be accommodated. Return all registration forms by 5 p.m. on August 8, 2018. Registration fee is $100. Any registration forms received after August 8
Lockheed Martin

Learn How to Do Business With Lockheed Martin

Are you curious about what it takes for your small business to do business with the prime contractor, Lockheed Martin Corporation? If so, then join them on July 31st, 2018 for a half-day workshop to learn more. Representatives from Lockheed Martin will be on site presenting information about requirements and expectations in order for small businesses to work with Lockheed Martin as well as answering your questions. WHEN Tuesday | July 31, 2018 | 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM WHERE UTARI Auditorium | 7300 Jack Newell Blvd. St. | Fort Worth, TX 76118