Reservation Economic Summit Las Vegas 2018
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.
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The National Center for American Indian Economic Development takes great pride in providing scholarship awards to deserving and outstanding Native American community leaders. Our scholarship programs are an annual process requiring applicants to meet specific requirements and criteria to enter.
The National Center’s Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) provides professional business consulting services and technical assistance to Native American-owned businesses regarding marketing and selling to the Federal, state, local and tribal governments.
The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development hosts many national and regional events as well as several scholarship and awards galas. Our media section showcases photos and videos from these various events. A great way to get acquainted with the NCAIED family.
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Senator Heidi Heitkamp tweets about meeting with NCAIED’s President and CEO Mr. Gary Litefoot Davis: “Talked w/ @ncaied’s @litefoot about ways to make sure Indian Country receives needed help & resources to support economic development.” —...read more
New NCAIED PTAC Procurement Specialist makes Debut at RES D.C. 2014 Kristi Long is the NCAIED PTAC’s newest employee. She has over 16 years of government contracting experience, having worked as a contracting officer with the Bureau of Indian Affairs and Indian Health...read more
Watch highlights of the National Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (NOFAS) “Honoring” Reception hosted by the National Center for American Indian Enterprises Development’s at its RES D.C. event on June 24, 2014. In attendance were several...read more
Native American leaders are all business from Medill Washington on...read more
BY ROB CAPRICCIOSO / INDIAN COUNTRY TODAY MEDIA NETWORK / 3 JULY 2014 PHOTO BY JULIANNE DEFILIPPIS / CRONKITE NEWS American Indian leaders and Native-focused legislators are pushing President Barack Obama to use his executive powers to establish a tribal economic...read more
BY GARY DAVIS / THE HILL’S CONGRESS BLOG / 10 JULY 2014 Click Here to view Op/Ed as first published on TheHill.com We’re living in historic times for Indian Country – and, despite the heavy news coverage, it goes far beyond the name of the professional football...read more
BY NATIVE NEWS ONLINE STAFF / CURRENTS / 26 JUN 2014 WASHINGTON – Wednesday, Senate Committee on Indian Affairs Chairman Jon Tester (D – Montana) held a hearing on economic and business conditions in Indian country. Access to capital remains a primary factor leading...read more
BY JULIANNE DEFILIPPIS / CRONKITE NEWS / 25 JUN 2014 PHOTOS BY JULIANNE DEFILIPPIS Click Here to view full post on Cronkite News WASHINGTON – A Mesa executive told a Senate panel Wednesday that there is plenty of opportunity for economic development in Indian Country,...read more
The U.S. Senate Committee on Indian Affairs held an oversight hearing to receive testimony on “Economic Development: Encouraging Investment in Indian Country,” on June 25, 2014. The hearing focused on economic development in tribal communities, and specifically on how...read more