Florida State MSDC 33rd Annual Business Expo | April 5-6, 2018

Broward County Convention Center
1950 Eisenhower Boulevard, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33316

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This year's Annual Business Expo is a powerful two-day matchmaking event. Attendees are able to meet with corporate and government exhibitors and attendees seeking certified minority business suppliers with capacity. Our theme is “Race to Success: The Race theme will focus on “R” for Revenue, “A” for Accountability, “C” for Customer Service and “E” for Excellence. The event draws business leaders and corporations from around the U.S. The event consists of a trade fair, workshops and a luncheon that provides a forum to network and showcase your company’s products and services. During these energizing and information packed days, you will meet educational institutions and government agencies; develop new contacts and resources; negotiate potential procurement contracts and learn valuable information for professional and business growth.

    Luncheon Keynote Speaker

    David Segura, Founder & CEO of VisionIT. The corporation is comprised of three specialized brands, VisionIT, VisionPRO and Prime Workforce. Under his leadership, VisionPRO has become one of the 30 largest IT staffing and permanent placement companies in the U.S.

    Pitch Competition

    Attendees are welcome to present a 60 seconds elevator pitch to a group of business professionals, entrepreneurs and business experts. The top finalists will win monetary prizes and much more. Register Today!

    B2B Trade Fair

  • One-on-One Appointments with buyers and procurement officers
  • Buyers' and Sellers' Lounge
  • Hundreds of Exhibitors (Corporate, Government and MBE)

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    Why Attend?

  • Access to Successful & Nationally Certified MBEs
  • Power-Packed Workshops and Boot Camps
  • Ideas on How to Grow Your Business
  • Attend Events to Meet New Contacts
  • Learn about Industry Trends
  • FREE Business Coaching from Experts
  • One-on-One Appointments with Buyers

    Power-packed Workshops

  • Learn about over $20 billion in business opportunities statewide
  • Gain insight, best practices and ideas from leading business experts and industry leaders
  • Get inspired and learn about industry trends
  • Learn best practices from peers that have gained great success within the network

    CEO Forum

    During this engaging session, attendees will learn the blueprint that top minority CEOs have used to successfully grow their companies into multimillion-dollar enterprises. Also, hear how they landed the big deals that have changed the trajectory of their companies. Register Today!

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Who Attends Annually?

  • Business Owners
  • Presidents and Chief Executive Officers (CEOs)
  • Vice Presidents
  • Chief Financial Officers (CFOs)
  • Chief Operating Officers (COOs)
  • Directors
  • Chairpersons
  • Senior Executives
  • Procurement Officers
  • Government Officials
  • Business Consultants
  • Sales Executive Officers
  • Diversity Managers
  • Educational Institutions
  • PR Firms
  • Payroll Agencies
  • Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Specialists
  • Contractors
  • Suppliers
  • Technology Companies
  • Bankers
  • Distributors
  • Manufacturers
  • Food & Service Providers
  • Printers
  • Staffing Agencies
  • Shipping Companies
  • Editors
  • Accountants
  • Cleaning Companies
  • CRM Development
  • Marketing Agencies
  • Lawyers
  • Travel Agencies
  • Wholesalers
  • And anyone interested in business growth!

2018 Sponsors


The FSMSDC is one of 23 regional councils affiliated with the NMSDC. The mission of the Florida State Minority Supplier Development Council is to link Corporations and Government Agencies with Minority Business Enterprises (MBEs) to foster business development and expansion..


Florida State Minority
Supplier Development Council (FSMSDC)

9499 N.E. Second Avenue, Suite 201
Miami, FL 33138
P: (305) 762-6151

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Broward County Convention Center
Third Floor

1950 Eisenhower Boulevard
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
P: (954) 765-5900
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