Stacey J. Key
President & CEO
Stacey Key is the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Georgia Minority Supplier Development Council (GMSDC). Key has more than 20 years of corporate experience in sales, marketing, operations and customer services at global brands like IBM, AT&T, Schlumberger and Samsung Telecommunications. Prior to joining GMSDC, she was responsible for leading nationwide marketing efforts for Samsung Telecommunication as its Marketing Director. Key also served as Vice President of Public Sector for Schlumberger, the world’s leading supplier of products and services to the oil and gas industry. She also is an accomplished entrepreneur, with more than 15 years of experience at the helm of a successful small business.
Stacey has been recognized as a leader throughout the state for her career accomplishments and community service. Some of her awards and honors include Who’s Who of Black Atlanta, the Business Advocacy Award from MARTA, the Atlanta Business League’s 100 Top Women of Influence, Diversity Plus Magazine’s Top 25 Women in Power Impacting Diversity, Black & Latino Council’s Global Commerce Award, and the DeKalb Chamber of Commerce Apex Small Business Champion Award.
Key earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration and Computer Science from Western Kentucky University, and an MBA from Kennesaw State University. She holds a certificate in Mergers and Acquisitions from Kennesaw State University and is a graduate of Leadership Atlanta. Key is actively involved in the community and serves on numerous boards of directors, including the Supplier Diversity Advisory Stakeholder Council at Delta Air Lines, the Georgia Chamber of Commerce, the Midtown Alliance, and the Georgia Department of Transportation.