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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.
This past weekend was busy for our leadership and several past winners of the 40 under 40 award who attended #inauguration events, including the Native Nations Inaugural Ball Honoring Native American Veterans, and the #WomensMarchonWashington. No matter whom you...read more
The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (NCAIED) is putting a call out to all Native Photographers. We are starting to look for an event photographer for our National Reservation Economic Summit (RES) in Las Vegas, NV, March 13-16, 2017. The...read more
A transition in leadership brings new perspective to the nonprofit organization and its Reservation Economic Summit KRISTIN BUTLER / Indian Country Today Media Network / 19 JANUARY 2017 Click Here To View Article on indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com “This is a breath...read more
NCAIED President & CEO, Chris James, meets with International Economic Development Council Vice President, Lynn Knight, discussing the importance of economic development in Indian Country.read more
NCAIED Board Chair Derrick Watchman and President and CEO Chris James joined 2015 40 under 40 Award Winner Tara Gatewood on Native America Calling this morning, where they discussed what it takes to build a successful Native business. You can listen to what they had...read more
New President and CEO to Lead the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development as it Marks 50th Anniversary
Chris James, a veteran of the U.S. Department of the Treasury and U.S. Small Business Administration, begins his new role immediately January 3, 2017 MESA, AZ – Ahead of its 50th Anniversary this year, the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development...read more
National Center Board Member Michelle Holiday Addresses Minorities in Energy Initiative Year III Anniversary Forum
DOE program was titled “Inclusive Innovation – Catalyzing Our Future” December 1, 2016 WASHINGTON, DC – National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (the National Center) Board Member Michelle Holiday was a panel participant at today’s Department of...read more
ICTMN Staff 11/16/16 Click Here To View Article on indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development is actively reaching out to other Native organizations to bolster their outreach to Indian country. “We are making a...read more
The Phoenix Indian Center will honor Mr. Giff during its Arizona American Indian Excellence in Leadership Awards November 16, 2016 MESA, AZ – The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (the National Center) congratulated its Board Secretary Urban...read more
Winners will be honored this week at RES New Mexico November 15, 2016 SANTA FE, NM– The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (the National Center) announced winners of its annual business awards and scholarship recipients, who will all be honored...read more