Implementing a Supplier Diversity Program

Friday, February 22, 2019
8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

The procurement of goods and services from diverse suppliers is a proven business practice that will improve your bottom line. At this program, attendees will hear takeaways from companies with successful supplier relationships and learn how to create a supplier diversity system for their organizations. Panelists will discuss where to source vendors and setting expectations of where your company can improve your supplier diversity efforts.

Chad Goodwin,
Vice President, Chief Procurement Officer, AmeriHealth Caritas
Peter Kiriacoulacos, Executive Vice President and Chief Procurement Officer, Comcast
Heseung Song, President/CEO, Mighty Engine 
Elizabeth Walsh, President, Women's Business Enterprise Center
Moderated by: Michael Pearson, President & CEO, Union Packaging LLC

This Event is Closed


The Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia strives to create an inclusive and equitable environment for all. If you have a disability and require accommodations in order to fully participate in this event, please contact us here at least three business days in advance of the event. You will be contacted by someone from our staff to discuss your specific needs.

Registration/Cancellation Policy:
Pre-registration is necessary, availability is not guaranteed for walk-ins. Payment is required upon registration/entrance. No refunds will be given one week prior to program/event. Substitutions may be made. Tickets will be held at the door. Reserved seating for tables of 10 only. Please advise your guests that tickets will be held at the door under your company name.

Attendee Policy:
Chamber programs are privately sponsored events with a structured format. No demonstrations or other disruptions will be tolerated. Violation of this policy may result in the attendee's removal from the premises without refund, in addition to possible legal remedies.

Photo Policy:
Your registration constitutes permission to use photos, audio, and video recording taken of you at the event for promotional purposes in connection with the Chamber and its Councils.


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