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Joan Lagrasse, CEO

WBEC South 2016 Business Star Announced

Each year the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC), the leader in women’s business development, honors 14 exemplary women business leaders with the nation’s premier award for excellence in small business leadership—the WBE Star Award. The 2016 WBENC WBE Stars are selected by WBENC’s 14 Regional Partner Organizations (RPOs), which process WBENC’s world-class certification, in…

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Plaquemines Parish Project Bid Opportunity

SECTION 00100 ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS Plaquemines Parish Project No. 15-02-03, OCD/DR Project No. ILTR00223 and HMGP Grant No. FEMA DR 1603-75-0003 – PLAQUEMINES PARISH GOVERNMENT COUNCIL BUILDING 203 Plaquemines Parish Engineering and Public Works (herein referred to as the “Owner”) by virtue and in conformity with the provisions of Act 70 of the 1946 Regular…


MLGW Host Business Opportunity Meeting 12/29/15

Memphis Light, Gas and Water Division (“MLGW”) will host a local business procurement opportunity for Elster and its, subcontractor, APEX CoVantage (“APEX”), to present available contracted services and material supplier needs for the Smart Meter Deployment Contract. This is a local business opportunity meeting. Elster and Apex will share procurement opportunities in the following area:…


Top Supplier Diversity Executive, Phala Mire, to Lead WBEC South

New Orleans, Louisiana – December 3, 2015 – With its longtime leader retiring at the end of the year, the Women’s Business Enterprise Council (WBEC) South, a regional partner organization of the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) the nation’s largest third-party certifier of women-owned businesses, welcomes its next President, seasoned supplier diversity executive, Phala…