Ohio Minority Supplier Development Council

NMSDC Business Consortium Fund and Triad Investments Announce New President: Sahra S. Halpern

The NMSDC Business Consortium Fund, Inc. (BCF) and Triad Investments L.P., which together provide a spectrum of financing products for minority-owned businesses, announced today that Sahra S. Halpern will join as president of both organizations. Under her leadership, the organizations will continue to strengthen their positions to offer community development financing for businesses owned by people of color and support the economic expansion of local communities across the nation.

“We are excited about the addition of Sahra to the BCF team. She is the right person to lead BCF and Triad. Her commitment to growing the impact we have on minority business enterprises is infectious,” said Kris Oswold, vice-chair of the BCF board of directors.

Click here to read the full announcement and bio of Sahra S. Halpern.

2021 National Minority Enterprise Development Week Registration Now Open Through U.S. Department of Commerce Minority Business Development Agency

The U.S. Department of Commerce, Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) invites you to register for the 2021 National Minority Enterprise Development Week (MED Week), September 19 – 25, 2021. 

The conference celebrates the outstanding accomplishments of minority-owned companies and presents informational sessions and programming; offering interactive networking sessions to generate new connections and fresh perspectives. MED Week also features an awards ceremony where individuals and organizations are honored for exceptional commitments and contributions to minority business growth.


Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses presents Learn the How Profitable Are You? Learn the Ins and Outs of a Good Profit & Loss Statement and Balance Sheet March 30

Tuesday March 30, 2021 at 11:30 am

How Profitable Are You?

You are invited to “Learn the Ins and Outs of a Good Profit & Loss Statement and Balance Sheet.” 

We invite you to register in advance for this meeting:


After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Ohio Minority Business Assistance Centers to present Marketing: Refresh the Message! Webinar March 17th

The Ohio Minority Business Assistance Center (MBAC) will present Marketing: Refresh the Message! on March 17th. Attendees will join Columbus-based small business strategist and startup consultant Deonna Barnett as she shares marketing insight on how to better convey your business’ messaging.

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