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Women Innovators Needed

Calling all Women Innovators- Does your business specialize in Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, or technology solutions using or compatible with the Microsoft Azure platform? Then this challenge is for YOU! Deadline to submit your proposal is March 20, 2016, so don’t delay! The 411: Microsoft Innovation Challenge Objective: Establish a pipeline for women-owned businesses to…

2015 November WBE Spotlight: Duncan-Williams, Inc.

Duncan-Williams, Inc. is a family and employee-owned investment firm that has grown into a nationally recognized, full-service financial services provider, serving clients in all 50 states from offices across the country. duncanwilliams.com/ Carolyn Williams helped found Duncan-Williams with her husband in 1969. Since then, it has become one of the largest privately-owned investment firms in…

Jennings company specializes in safe buildings

JENNINGS — For more than 17 years Safe Haven Enterprises has designed and built products to protect lives and property from both disasters and attacks. The Jennings-based company is an industry leader in the design and construction of forced-entry/ballistic and blast-resistant custom steel-fabricated modular buildings, doors, walls, louvers and windows. Its clients include the military,…

2015 October WBE Spotlight: Abform, Inc.

Abform, Inc. is one of the leading suppliers of uniforms and work clothing, serving the oil and gas industry worldwide. abform.com For over three decades, Abform has created top of line products to serve a variety of industries. Elizabeth Abdalla has been involved with this company for many years and has grown it tremendously. “I…

Toyota Invites You to Opportunity Exchange

Since 1990, Toyota’s Opportunity Exchange, the annual supplier development conference and trade show, has helped diverse companies build strategic relationships with Toyota Tier I Suppliers. Relationships established through Opportunity Exchange have resulted in more than $250 million dollars of contracts between Tier I Suppliers and diverse entrepreneurs. Companies certified with NMSDC, WBENC, CAMSC and/or WBE-Canada…

2014 March WBE Spotlight: TempStaff

TempStaff is Mississippi’s leading staffing company with decades of experience and strong commitment to the communities they serve. Locally owned and operated, they have developed exceptional connections and relationships throughout the state. They use local knowledge and experience to match top candidates with clerical and industrial opportunities with Mississippi’s best employers. tempstaff.net twitter.com/tempstaffinc facebook.com/tempstaff  …

2013 October Spotlight

Dedicated…Professional…Determined…Inspirational… Each month, WBEC South takes an insider’s look at a leading woman-owned business, its formula for success, and how it’s making a difference. Rosemary Parisi President Select Wines Lafayette, LA Describe your business. We are a Louisiana wine and spirits distributor. Why did you decide to become a business owner? It was a natural,…