The simple answer: everyone – USM, subcontractors, customers, communities. The more specific answer: motivated subcontractors that are diversity certified.
- Certification for your business is very important.
- At USM, our Supplier Diversity Specialist works with the Procurement Team to identify opportunities to include women, minority, and veteran owned businesses into our bidding process.
- Provides you with access to USM’s Supplier Diversity Mentoring Program
- Qualifies you for inclusion in Supplier Diversity Programs of other large corporations
- Inclusion in databases of certification agencies used by procurement professionals nationwide
- Sales and Marketing opportunities; including business matchmaking meetings