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

Quarterly Buyers' Luncheon Hosted by MSDC

MSDC will host a Quarterly Buyers Luncheon. The luncheon offers engagement for all constituents including the Council's Buying Entity Partners and Certified Minority Business Enterprises. WHEN Wednesday, September 26, 2018 | 11:30 AM - 1:00PM WHERE 4099 Valley View Lane | Dallas, TX 75244 REGISTER Here

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.

Reimagine RedBird MWBE Mixer

The Reimagine RedBird Team would like to invite WBE Certified companies interested in learning more about the Reimagine RedBird Development to their networking event. The event will be held in the Community Room of Southwest Center Mall and will provide background information, who to know and introduce the owner and visionary of the Reimagine Light snacks and refreshments will be provided. If you have any questions, contact Noa Dowl at [email protected] or 214-565-2020. WHEN Thursday, September 27, 2018 | 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM WHERE 3662 W. Camp Wisdom Rd. | Dallas, TX 75237 COST Free

Save the Evening for WiNGS!

WiNGS is hosting an event to celebrate volunteers. Volunteers are the heartbeat of WiNGS. The organization is continually looking for passionate, caring, like-minded individuals like you to join in the fight to break the generational cycle of poverty. Invite your friends, your co-workers, your family! If you're interested in learning more about WiNGS or are ready to volunteer, this event can help you get started. As a reminder, WBCS members can volunteer as a guest speaker or a mentor at the WiNGS Women’s Enterprise Center. Read more about the partnership here . WHEN Wednesday, September 12,

NTTA Business Diversity Department Will Host 2nd Wednesday Business Chat

North Texas Tollway Authority (NTTA) Business Diversity Department will be hosting the monthly 2nd Wednesday Business Chat on September 12, 2018. Attend the event to learn about NTTA procurement opportunities including maintenance, project delivery, information technology, and purchasing. You'll also get the opportunity to meet NTTA stakeholders. WHEN Wednesday, September 12, 2018 | 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM WHERE 5900 West Plano Parkway. Suite 200 | Plano, TX 75093 *For more information, and to RSVP please feel free to send an email to [email protected]

Toyota's Financial Services Mentorship Program, Has Been a Great Opportunity

Cindy Kerr, Executive Vice President/Coo of Switchplace shared how the Toyota Financial Mentorship Program has helped her develop her business skillset. Since, January 2018, Cindy has learned the skills and confidence to gain valuable business relationships. "The program has allowed me to learn more about business growth and to be resilient. I have been provided feedback that will help drive my performance to grow my business." Cindy learned about the program through the Women's Business Council - Southwest. "I wanted to apply immediately because it seemed like a great program to gain business

Fort Worth ISD Capital Improvement Program

The Fort Worth ISD Capital Improvement Program (CIP) will host a bid preview to provide information on upcoming procurement opportunities with the District. This event provides an opportunity for the construction community to meet the CIP leadership, owner representatives, and architects, as well as learn specifics about upcoming bid opportunities WHEN Wednesday, September 26, 2018, 3:30 PM -5:30 PM WHERE Wilkerson-Greines Activity Center | 5201 C.A. Roberson Boulevard | Fort Worth, TX 76119 REGISTER Here