NYS MWBE FORUM 2015

LAST WEEK OUR PRESIDENT ATTENDED THE NEW YORK STATE MINORITY AND WOMEN BUSINESS ENTERPRISE (MWBE) FORUM IN ALBANY. HUNDREDS OF PUBLIC AGENCIES AND PRIVATE COMPANIES SHOWCASED WHILE THOUSANDS OF MWBE BUSINESS OWNERS AND REPRESENTATIVES WERE IN ATTENDANCE. HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDED THE METROPOLITAN TRANSIT AUTHORITY PRESENTATIONS, AND CONSTRUCTION SPECIFIC PANEL DISCUSSIONS. THIS YEAR, THE CONVERSATIONS WERE SIMULTANEOUSLY UPLIFTING, BY CONGRATULATING PROGRESS, AND CHALLENGING, IN HIGHLIGHTING NEED FOR INDUSTRY CHANGE AHEAD.