Are you a diverse-owned business looking to connect to new opportunities?
Register today for this one-day virtual event that will connect Grand Rapids area diversity-owned businesses with purchasing organizations to discuss procurement opportunities that will help your company grow.
The event will include an overview of resources available to assist with business growth, followed by pre-determined* one-on-one virtual buyer-supplier meetings
Participation is free but companies must register in advance and complete supplier applications* by May 31, 2021. Complete the application here.
*Supplier applications will be evaluated, and if approved, qualified suppliers will be invited to participate in a 15-minute meeting with the selected procurement unit via Zoom.
9 AM -10:15 AM
Welcome and Overview of Day: Joe Agostinelli, Downtown Grand Rapids Group
Comments: City of Grand Rapids Mayor Rosalynn Bliss
Doing Business with DTE as a Small Business
Successful Buyer-Supplier Experience Panel
10:15 AM - 2 PM
Buyer selected 1:1 meetings with West Michigan suppliers, via ZOOM
Planning Organizations: Pure Michigan Business Connect, Grand Rapids Area Revitalization Task Force, Grand Rapids Chamber of Commerce, Local First, The Right Place, and the West MI Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
For a list of participating Purchasing companies and their procurement needs, please click here.
Grand Sourcing Summit Hosted by PMBC
Date and Time
Tuesday Jun 29, 2021 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM EDT
Registration by 31 May, 2021 required.
To register, please click here.