Log in
E-mail
Password
Remember
Forgot password ?
Become a member for free
Sign up
Sign up
New member
Sign up for FREE
New customer
Discover our services
Settings
Settings
Dynamic quotes 
OFFON

MarketScreener Homepage  >  News  >  Companies  >  All News

News : Companies
Latest NewsCompaniesMarketsEconomy & ForexCommoditiesInterest RatesBusiness LeadersFinance Pro.CalendarSectors

National Veterans Business Development Council Welcomes Ericsson as Corporate Member

share with twitter share with LinkedIn share with facebook
06/30/2020 | 01:01am EDT

Detroit, MI, June 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Veterans Business Development Council (NVBDC) welcomes Ericsson as its newest Corporate Member. The NVBDC’s purpose is to provide a credible and reliable certifying authority to ensure valid documentation of veteran-owned and -operated businesses. Through its Supplier Diversity Program, Ericsson is committed to supporting National Veteran Business Development Council Certified Service Disabled and Veteran-Owned Businesses (SD/VOBs), as well as enhancing outreach to secure SD/VOBs in their procurement opportunities.

Brigadier General (ret.) Dick Miller, President of NVBDC, said: “Through Ericsson’s commitment as a corporate member of the NVBDC, they are supporting the advancement of veteran-owned businesses. We look forward to helping them continue as a leader in the information and communications technology industry through the advancement of veteran-owned businesses.”

Ericsson North America supports the inclusion of certified LGBT, minority, women, and veteran companies in its sourcing opportunities.  In 2020, Ericsson’s focus will continue the growth of its award-winning Supplier Diversity program. The foundation of Ericsson’s program consists of inclusive diversity with deliverables that enable success for customers, team members, communities and shareholders.

Eric Imrie, Head of Sourcing for Ericsson North America, said: “We are thrilled to include the National Veterans Business Development Council as a partner in our Supplier Diversity Program. Through our partnership with the NVBDC, not only will we increase our supplier diversity, but we will also enable even more success for our customers and communities.”

Veteran focused Diversity Spending Programs are an $80 billion market in the United States.  Other corporations who support the NVBDC Certified SD/VOBs include the 28 member corporations of the Billion Dollar Roundtable.  The NVBDC is the only veteran certification organization to meet the Billion Dollar Roundtable (BDR) audit standards and match their mission to drive supplier diversity excellence.

"We are expanding NVBDC opportunities for our Certified Service-Disabled / Veteran Owned Businesses.  NVBDC is always available to answer your questions on how to get certified." Said Brigadier General (ret) Dick Miller, President, NVBDC.

NVBDC MISSION:

NVBDC is the only Veteran Owned Business Certification organization developed by Veterans, for Veterans.  The purpose is to provide a credible and reliable certifying authority for all size businesses ensuring that valid documentation exists of Veteran ownership and control.

 

FIND US | LIKE US | FOLLOW US | JOIN US: Rallypoint LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram  YouTube

 

 

Attachments

Keith King, Founder & CEO
National Veteran Business Development Council
800.CERTIFIED
kking@nvbdc.org

© GlobeNewswire 2020
share with twitter share with LinkedIn share with facebook
Latest news "Companies"
07:08aBLACKROCK FRONTIERS INVESTMENT TRUST : Net Asset Value(s)
PU
07:08aBLACKROCK INCOME AND GROWTH INVESTMENT TRUST : Net Asset Value(s)
PU
07:08aTHE KEY TO POWER ANALYTICS YOU CAN TRUST : Data Quality
PU
07:08aBLACKROCK THROGMORTON TRUST : Net Asset Value(s)
PU
07:08aBLACKROCK SMALLER TRUST : Net Asset Value(s)
PU
07:08aMTU AERO ENGINES AG : Supervisory Board extends contract for Michael Schreyögg
PU
07:08aOverlay Shares Core Bond ETF Crosses $100 Million in Assets
PR
07:08aWALGREENS BOOTS ALLIANCE, INC. : Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits (form 8-K)
AQ
07:07aHELEN OF TROY : Fiscal 1Q Earnings Snapshot
AQ
07:06aJPMORGAN CHASE : Nigeria, P&ID in Fresh Battle Over Use of Bank Records
AQ
Latest news "Companies"