MED Week 2017

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Minority Enterprise Development Week in Greensboro

City's Minority Enterprise Development (MED) Week is September 25-29
The purpose of MED Week is to provide business development opportunities to firms and
celebrate the accomplishments of minority and women business enterprises during the past year.

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MED Week Schedule Highlights
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MED Week Shmoozapalooza
6-8 pm Monday, September 25
Proximity Hotel, White Oak Room
704 Green Valley Rd.

Bring your business cards and network with members of the contracting community (M/WBEs and non-M/WBEs) as well as other neighborhood professional partners.

M/WBEs Business Expo
4-7 pm Tuesday, September 26
Greensboro Coliseum
Special Events Center, West Wing B1
1921 W. Gate City Blvd.

Meet local minority and women businesses from the community and attend information sessions about upcoming construction projects in the area.  

Development Day
9:30 am to 4 pm Wednesday, September 27

                       This event is sold out!
Session 1 - Cash Flow Management & Recordkeeping (9:30 am to 12 noon, Greensboro Chamber of Commerce, 111 W. February One Place)

Session 2 - Soft Skills: Creating a Competitive Edge (12 noon to 1 pm, same location as above). Lunch will be provided.

Session 3 - Experience Downtown (1:15-2 pm, Downtown Greensboro Inc., 536 Elm St. Walking shoes are encouraged.

Session 4 - Marketing & Sales (2-4 pm, Greensboro Chamber of Commerce)

Awards Luncheon 
12 Noon to 2 pm Thursday, September 28
O. Henry Hotel
704 Green Valley Rd.

This event is sold out!

Recognize M/WBE firms and community members who have done outstanding work to promote equality and economic opportunities for M/WBEs.
Tickets are $15 when purchased in advance and $20 at the door.

MED Week Golf Tournament
9 am to Noon, Friday, September 30

Gillespie Golf Course
306 E. Florida St.

Purchase tickets at:
  M/WBE Office
  Melvin Municipal Office Building 
  300 W. Washington St.  

Join us for a relaxing day on the course.
Tickets are $35 and must also be purchased in advance.

MED Week 2016Questions?

Call the City's M/WBE office at 336-373-2674 or e-mail.

Activities are hosted by the City's Minority and Women's Business Enterprise (M/WBE) Office in conjunction with the Greensboro MED Week Committee, comprised of representatives from the City, Guilford County, NC A&T State University, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, and Guilford County Schools, all of which thank these local sponsors for their contributions to this celebration.