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Lehman College receives $2 million to double the number of grads with tech degrees.

NYC Tech Talent Pipeline Program Gets an Additional $4m

New York, NY - Mayor Bill de Blasio, NYC Deputy Mayor J. Phillip Thompson, New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) President and...
African Burial Ground National Monument

NYC Looking for Operator of Cultural Center at African Burial Ground

NEW YORK, NY – New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) in collaboration with the NYC Department of Cultural Affairs (DCLA) released...

New York State Hitting MWBE Goals, City Not So Much – City & State

By ZACH WILLIAMS New York City is a majority-minority city. More than half of New York state residents are women. But white men own the vast...
American Honda presents award

American Honda Gives Top Supplier for 2019 Award to Atlantic Container Line – American...

Westfield, NJ – On Wednesday, October 2, American Honda Administration Department Head and Senior Manager Charles Harmon presented Atlantic Container Line (ACL) with Honda’s...

Here are the Metro’s With the Most Minority-Owned Startups in the US – Fox...

By Ann Schmidt Brunswick Group partner Robert Moran discusses the global economic impact on U.S. sales and potential a slump for startups. If you want a job...
Investors Bancorp and On Deck Capital form new alliance

New Alliance Formed to Digitize and Speed Up Small Business Lending – PRNewswire

The alliance with ODX will enable Investors' small business customers to complete an online application in minutes using desktop or mobile devices and, if...
U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand

Sen. Gillibrand’s Infrastructure Bill Could Benefit MWBEs – The Central New York Business Journal

SYRACUSE — U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D–N.Y.) has proposed the Build Local, Hire Local bill and made a recent stop in Syracuse to promote...

Port Authority Commits to MWBEs as Part of $13B Rebuilding Initiative – Queens...

By Michael Gannon The PA is forecasting the creation of 9,600 direct jobs from the JFK rebuild and 15,000 overall. The Port Authority of New York...
Babson releases new study on female business owners

Babson Study Finds Women Entrepreneurs Overcoming Challenges to Achieve Business Growth – PRNewswire

BOSTON, Oct. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Bank of America and Babson College announced the findings of a new study of women entrepreneurs and how...
Job Order Contracting process

The City of White Plains Adopts Job Order Contracting Program to Save Time and...

JOC more easily enables the City and surrounding areas to work with Minority or Women-owned Business Enterprise (MWBE) contractors throughout their communities. The program...