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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.
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
Bipartisan legislation introduced by Reps. Norma Torres and Tom Cole would boost the economies of Native American tribes and Alaska Native communities May 8, 2018 WASHINGTON, DC – Today, H.R. 4506, the “Jobs for Tribes Act,” advanced unanimously through the House...read more
Winners span entrepreneurs, tribes, Native leaders, elected officials, and corporate business leaders who have made significant contributions to Indian Country March 27, 2018 MESA, AZ - The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (The National...read more
The Indian Community Economic Enhancement Act and the Native American Business Incubators Act address many of the National Center’s longstanding priorities March 23, 2018 WASHINGTON, DC – Last night, the U.S. Senate passed important economic development legislation...read more
Largest economic development gathering in Indian Country concluded one week ago March 15, 2018 MESA, AZ – The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (the National Center) recently concluded a successful Reservation Economic Summit (RES). RES 2018,...read more