Minority Enterprise & Supplier Diversity Expo – Oct. 19th (Omaha, NE)

Omaha, NE, September 14, 2016– The Mountain Plains Minority Supplier Development Council (MPMSDC) is excited to conduct the first Minority Enterprise & Supplier Diversity Expo (ME Expo) in Omaha, NE. The presenting sponsors are Creighton University and MCL Construction. This event is being brought to you by ConAgra Foods and the Mountain Plains MSDC. The … Continued

2016 Regional Award Winners Announced and Business Alliance Forum Recap

Denver, CO, September 13, 2016– The Business Alliance Forum was designed to provide educational workshops and recognize the accomplishments of Mountain Plains Minority Supplier Development Council (Mountain Plains MSDC) certified MBEs and Corporate Members during the Awards Ceremony. Attendees were given access to informative workshops discussing trends in minority business from both financial and industry … Continued

New Denver MBDA Director Announced: Randy McCall

Randy McCall recently joined the staff of the MBDA Center in Denver as the Executive Director. The Denver MBDA Business Center is one of 40 national centers under the Department of Commerce’s Minority Business Development Agency. Mr. McCall has been a corporate executive in the banking industry for over 40 years and comes to the … Continued

Bes-Tech: A Deeper Shade of Green

The Mountain Plains Council would be nothing without our talented, driven, and inspiring MBEs.  We are grateful to each one of you for dedication and support and want to take the time to feature some of your stories. Headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska, Building Energy Solutions & Technology, Inc. or Bes-Tech, is a leader in energy … Continued

Minority Business Development Agency Invests $1.5 Million in the City of Centennial

The U.S. Department of Commerce Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) today announced the Mountain Plains Minority Supplier Development Council as a grant recipient to operate a MBDA Business Center in Centennial. The federal funding ($306,300) will be distributed during a five-year period with a start date of April 1, 2016. The grant program is designed … Continued

Denver Celebrates National Small Business Week with Series of Learning Events

  City and County of Denver Office of Economic Development   Derek Woodbury Communications Director O: 720.913.1608 C: 303.895.6845 derek.woodbury@denvergov.org   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Denver Celebrates National Small Business Week with Series of Learning Events  DENVER — Wednesday, April 27, 2016 — In celebration of National Small Business Week, May 1-7, the Denver Office … Continued