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The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development with support from the Key Bank Foundation will hold a Native Edge Institute Jan 19th and 21st in Orlando, FL and Cherokee, NC.
The Native Edge Institutes will provide both growing and advanced government contractors training with respect to federal and corporate small business programs.
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Reservation Economic Summit Las Vegas 2019
The Reservation Economic Summit (RES) events are an integral part of the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development’s ongoing commitment to the Native American Business Community. The RES events provide unparalleled access to respected tribal leaders, members of Congress, federal agency representatives, state and local elected officials and top CEO’s on both a regional and national platform.
In our continuing series of staff profiles, we sat down with Alia Hauter, the National Center’s new Communications Director. Alia has an extensive background in public relations and marketing, as well as business development for her tribe and other Native and...read more
A month into the new Congress, the Senate Indian Affairs Committee has already passed legislation strongly supported by the National Center and other Indian Country organizations. Read our joint letter with many of these groups in support of the Indian Community...read more
It’s hard to believe that the 2019 Reservation Economic Summit is less than seven weeks away! We have been putting the finishing touches on the largest economic development event in Indian Country, which is moving to Paris Las Vegas this year. We have recently...read more
In our continuing series of spotlighting Native and tribally-owned businesses, we talked to Deidra Mitchell, who is the CEO of Waséyabek Development Company, LLC, (WDC), a wholly-owned entity of the Nottawaseppi Huron Band of the Potawatomi that’s based in downtown...read more
We are thrilled that Google will join us at RES this year, where they will showcase their supplier diversity program. We recently sat down with Siofra Harnett, the Global Head of Google’s Supplier Diversity Program, who attended her first RES last year and was...read more
As we prepare for RES 2019, we are highlighting some of the people and businesses that will be at the largest economic development event in Indian Country. This week, we sat down with Sam McCracken, General Manager of Nike’s N7 Program, which supports organizations to...read more
In this month’s profile of the National Center’s staff, we ask Chad Marchand a few questions about his background in Indian Country and role at the National Center. Chad joined the organization in October as Director of Business Development and Director of the...read more
The National Center Brings Native Edge Institutes to the East Coast One-day events in Orlando, FL and Cherokee, NC provide participants with procurement and technology training and one-on-one consulting MESA, AZ – The National Center for American Indian Enterprise...read more
Thank you for tuning into the National Center’s monthly newsletter. 2019 is already in full swing, and we’re preparing for both our upcoming East Coast Native Edge Institutes (NEI) in February and the Reservation Economic Summit (RES) in March. As you may have seen in...read more
The National Center Receives Grant from Minority Business Development Agency to Expand Native Edge Institutes
December 5, 2018 MESA, AZ – The Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) recently announced that the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (the National Center) is the recipient of a grant worth over $550,000, which will be used specifically...read more