Dallas/Fort Worth Minority Supplier Development Council

D/FW MSDC facilitates procurement and business opportunities between Buying Entity Members and Certified Minority Business Enterprises (MBEs).


The Dallas/Fort Worth Minority Supplier Development Council (D/FW MSDC) facilitates connections between corporate and public sector agency members and certified ethnic minority-owned businesses in order to create business opportunities and engagement. We provide certification of ethnic minority-owned businesses (African-American, Asian, Hispanic and Native American), educational development, business connection opportunities, and advocacy for minority business inclusion.

We are one of 23 affiliates of the National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC) the certification body of choice by Corporate America and the recognized business link for over 3,500 buying organizations and 12,000 certified minority owned businesses, nationally. The D/FW MSDC was recognized in 2015 as the NMSDC Council of the Year.

Services Offered:

Certification – Gold standard in certification accepted by Corporate American and many public sector agencies
Development – Educational opportunities to help business grown and develop their businesses
Connections – Providing formal and informal business opportunities t build relationships with potential clients in Corporate America and public sector agencies
Advocacy – Support and advocate on behalf of minority-owned business inclusion with the public sector, government agencies and corporations

Services Provided

Public Policy and Government Relations

  • African American Business
  • Hispanic Business
  • Asian Businesses
  • Native American Businesses

Management Issues

  • Insurance Requirements

Legal Services

  • Contract Review

Networking & Associations

  • Small Business/General
  • Industry Specific

Become Supplier or Vendor

  • Bid Matching and Preparation
  • Government & Military Specifications
  • Obtaining Corporate Contracts
  • Obtaining Government Contracts
  • Price History
  • Registration Assistance
  • Subcontracting Opportunities
  • Certification: Women, Minority, Disadvantaged, Etc.
  • HUB zone Certification

Permits and Regulations

  • Bonding
  • Government Requirements
Contact Information
Margo J. Posey
8828 N. Stemmons Freeway
5th Floor, Suite 550
Dallas, TX 75247
(214) 637-2241