NTAA Monthly Business Chats

Did you know the North Texas Tollway Authority (NTTA) hosts a monthly informational session on doing business with them? If you are in the DFW area, be sure to take advantage of these!

Workshop on Gender Parity and Diversity [November 30th]

Interested in learning how to drive equality within your community and workplace? The Study USA invites you to join the discussion on how to improve gender parity and diversity within the DFW community. On PAR: Parity through Access & Realism, powered by Microsoft When: Friday, November 30, 2018 from 1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Where: Microsoft Campus, 7000 State Highway 161, Irving, TX 75039 This half-day workshop will feature panel discussions with industry thought leaders and a keynote speech from Tanis Cornell, the CEO and Dallas Co-Owner of EWF International . Panel Discussions will include:

GSD&M’s 9th Annual Small & Diverse Vendor Partner Summit

GSD&M invites you to their 9th annual Small and Diverse Vendor Partner Summit in Austin, TX. The summit is an opportunity for WBEs to hear GSD&M's top leadership discuss important information about their respective departments. Brunch will be provided and you will have the opportunity to network with employees from different departments of the agency. Speakers and topics will include: New Business presented by Jay Russell, Senior VP of Business Development Small Business Subcontracting presented by Bo Bradbury, Senior VP/Group Account Director Production Process presented by Jack Epsteen,

Attend Opportunity Exchange Hosted by Toyota

Whether you're a new business, in growth mode, or an established industry leader, you'll find that Opportunity Exchange hosted by TOYOTA offers the meaningful connections and inspiration you need to discover new possibilities. Opportunity Exchange connects tier 1 and tier 2 suppliers. Your TOYOTA Opportunity Exchange experience includes insightful business development strategies, practical tips for success, "Match-Up Reports" that introduce your business capabilities to TOYOTA tier I suppliers, networking sessions and a dynamic tradeshow. Learn more and register here . WHEN Wednesday, November

North Texas Tollway Authority Vendor Outreach Symposium

North Texas Tollway Authority will host a Vendor Outreach Symposium in Tarrant County. This is an outreach effort by the NTTA Business Diversity and Procurement Services Department, whose mission is to strengthen the authority by the inclusion of minority and woman-owned business enterprises. The symposium provides information about contract opportunities on future projects and how to do business with NTTA. Participants will have the opportunity to meet NTTA’s project delivery staff, information technology, purchasing, maintenance, and diversity personnel. If you're interested in doing

2018 Dallas Fort Worth Vendor Fair

Tarrant County Public Agencies are collaboratively holding a Vendor Fair on Friday, November 16, 2018, at one centralized location (Tarrant County Resource Connection – Gymnasium). All Small, Minority, Women, Historical Underutilized or Disadvantaged Businesses and Enterprises are encouraged to come out. Attendees will get the opportunity to meet the decision makers from different businesses throughout the Dallas/ Fort Worth area, attend workshops, participate in one-on-one interviews with buyers, network and learn about both current and upcoming bid opportunities. Exhibitors are also welcome.