Tag: Ying McGuire

A Roadmap to Diversify the U.S. Renewable Energy and Battery Storage Supply Chains

A Roadmap to Diversify the U.S. Renewable Energy and Battery Storage Supply Chains

A report released by ACORE and BW Research Partnership identifies existing MWBEs within the utility-scale wind, solar, and battery storage manufacturing supply chains; assesses existing supplier selection practices; and highlights opportunities to foster the growth of MWBEs and improve sector diversity.

Leading Business & Civil Rights Organizations Partner to Launch  ‘Build Up Local’ Platform, Provide Education and Resources on Historic Infrastructure Law, Help Close Racial Wealth Gap

Leading Business & Civil Rights Organizations Partner to Launch ‘Build Up Local’ Platform, Provide Education and Resources on Historic Infrastructure Law, Help Close Racial Wealth Gap

The National Urban League (NUL), the National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC) and Public Private Strategies Institute (PPSI) are excited to announce the release of the first phase of Build Up Local, a one-stop shop for business owners in systematically excluded communities of color to learn about resources and programs made available through the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act.

NMSDC’s Statement on the CHIPS for America Act

NMSDC’s Statement on the CHIPS for America Act

The National Minority Supplier Development Council is pleased by the recent Senate passage of The Creating Helpful Incentives to Produce Semiconductors (CHIPS) for America Act. We applaud the bipartisan efforts by the Senate to pass the CHIPS Act and to address long standing concerns related to US manufacturing capacity and supply chain disruptions.

Looking Back and Moving Forward – Ying McGuire’s One-Year Reflection

Looking Back and Moving Forward – Ying McGuire’s One-Year Reflection

Today marks my one-year anniversary as the CEO and president of NMSDC. Frankly, it has been one of the hardest roles I’ve ever had. And yet, it is also the most fulfilling one. There has been a lot of listening, learning, strategizing, brainstorming, recruiting, coaching, communicating, collaborating, negotiating, multi-tasking, and problem solving.

NMSDC Announces its Inaugural Minority Business Economic Forum

NMSDC Announces its Inaugural Minority Business Economic Forum

“This leading event will tap the top leaders of corporate America, the Administration, and leading thought leaders in academia to re-calibrate the MBE narrative to be an integral part of the American economy and serve as a catalyst towards achieving $1 trillion in MBE annual revenue generation (4.3% of US GDP) to support MBE growth.” – Ying McGuire, CEO and President of NMSDC

Join Us for NMSDC’s 2022 Strategic Plan w/ CEO & President Ying McGuire

Join Us for NMSDC’s 2022 Strategic Plan w/ CEO & President Ying McGuire

NMSDC’s 2022 Strategic Plan w/ CEO & President Ying McGuire

As a member of our network, you are invited to join Ying McGuire as she shares NMSDC’s 2022 Strategic Plan. She will discuss the process of developing the strategic plan, NMSDC’s exciting plans for celebrating its 50th anniversary this year, and the roadmap to hit $1 Trillion in MBE revenue.  

If you haven’t had a chance to hear the plan, you won’t want to miss this.

  • February 16: 12:00 – 1:30 p.m.
  • February 16: 5 – 6:30 p.m.  
  • February 18: 12 – 1:30 p.m.
  • February 18: 5 – 6:30 p.m.

Eastern Standard Time (EST)

Register here.

SBA Administrator, Guzman Announces Members of the Council on Underserved Communities

SBA Administrator, Guzman Announces Members of the Council on Underserved Communities

U.S. Small Business Administrator Isabella Casillas Guzman named Ying McGuire, CEO and President of the National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC), to serve on the reconvened Council on Underserved Communities (CUC) authorized under the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA).