MBEs – The Core of the NMSDC Network

As a NMSDC certified MBE, you are in the unique position to promote and market your services to prospective corporate buyers who are looking to build relationships with trusted minority-owned businesses. If your company wants to connect with private-sector buyers, NMSDC certification is considered the platinum standard in supplier diversity and can improve financial performance.  We invite you to take a look the many benefits of being certified with us.

MBE Network

At NMSDC, we offer a wide range of opportunities that help our certified MBEs gain access to America’s largest and most influential companies around the world increasing their visibility and overall growth.

MBE Benefits

Access to top corporate purchasing agents

Inclusion in and access to the NMSDC supplier database

Eligibility for participation in NMSDC development programs

Access to Educational Programs

Invitations to Networking Events

Request for Proposals, business leads, and alerts for procurement opportunities from corporate members

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MBE Certification

MBE Certification

The NMSDC is the only national minority business development organization providing certification throughout the United States where MBEs are genuinely minority-owned and operated.
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What is a MBE?

Continuing Education

A minority-owned business is a for-profit enterprise, regardless of size, physically located in the United States or its trusted territories, which is owned, operated and controlled by minority group members.
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Get Certified


NMSDC certification asks that your company meet specific criteria and complete the application process with the regional affiliate closest to your business headquarters.
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Subscription Services


Each affiliate council has a set of subscription services and fee structure to offer certified MBEs that wish to do business in another service area.  The services will be accessed using the affiliate council website, as either a bundle of services or on a pay-as-you go basis.
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Renew your Certification


To renew your certification,
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