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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 Nov 27th in Anchorage, Alaska.
The Native Edge Institute Anchorage 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.
Small Business Success Story: The National Center’s PTAC helps a Native-owned business secure its first 8(a) contract
Chad Hill, CEO of Arrowhead Global, LLC, recently wrote to the National Center to thank Procurement Specialist and the entire Native American Procurement Technical Assistance Center team for their help in securing the company its first 8(a) contract. Based in...read more
“I got everything and more than what I expected.” A Recap of the National Center’s first Native Edge Institute in New Mexico
Adolfo Vasquez, who is a procurement specialist with the National Center’s American Indian Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) in Albuquerque, NM provides us with a first-hand account of the National Center’s first Native Edge...read more
National Center President and CEO Chris James Testifies Before Congress in Support of Key Indian Country Economic Development Legislation
July 24, 2018 WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development's (the National Center) President and CEO Chris James testified before the House Natural Resources Committee's Subcomitte on Indian, Insular, and Alaksa Native Affairs...read more
The National Center to Host Second Native Edge Institute in Seattle A one-day event focusing on tribal technology and leadership July 19, 2018 SEATTLE, WA– The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (the National Center) will host its second Native...read more
Over the weekend of July 7th, the National Center presented its most recent Youth Entrepreneurship Summit (YES!) at the National United Nations Tribal Youth (UNITY) Conference in San Diego, CA. The National UNITY Conference had 2,400 attendees from over 120 different...read more
Gina Jamison and her husband Eugene are Native Americans living on the Round Valley Indian Reservation in Northern California. For over 25 years they have owned and operated a recycling and environmental cleanup business from their home. Their company, Jamison...read more
Nominations for the 2018 Native American “40 under 40” Awards are Now Being Accepted – Deadline Extended to July 23! July 11, 2018 MESA, AZ – The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (the National Center) is pleased to announce that nominations...read more
On June 4th, National Center President and CEO Chris James participated in a Federal Communications Commission (FCC) workshop on supplier diversity. Supplier diversity is a business strategy that promotes diversity in the supply base by increasing business with...read more
The National Center Will Host First Native Edge Institute in New Mexico One-day event will provide participants with business training and winning strategies June 8, 2018 Albuquerque, NM – The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (the...read more
The Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis’s Center for Indian Country Development Names Chris James to Leadership Council
The National Center’s President and CEO joins prestigious group that focuses on education, housing and homeownership, and business and entrepreneurship May 23, 2018 MESA, AZ – The Center for Indian County Development (CICD) at the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis...read more