The Manhattan MBDA Business Center hosted its official grand opening on
November 18th at the Battery Gardens Restaurant in New York. More than
200 guests representing minority businesses, government, supplier
diversity representatives of major corporations and community economic
development organizations were in attendance.
Hundreds of Tier I suppliers occupy the trade show floor at Toyota's
Opportunity Exchange each year looking to make connections with women
and minority-owned businesses. One of those is Multi-Training Systems of
Southfield, Mich. According to Donna Charles, Multi-Training Systems sales and marketing manager, this year was no different.
On the heels of a presidential election that will weigh heavily on the future of racial and social justice in this country, Race Forward: The Center for Racial Justice Innovation released its
latest research report, Confronting Racial Bias at Work: Challenges and
Solutions for 21st Century Employment Discrimination.