Project Description

Wednesday, October 21, 2015
Concurrent Workshops
10:15 – 11:15 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.


Ralph G. Moore
RGMA, Inc.


Joan Kerr
Director, Supplier Diversity and Supplier Development
Pacific Gas & Electric Company

E. Jeannie Maddox
Manager, Supplier Diversity
Colgate Palmolive Company


Second Tier programs continue to be an essential component of robust supplier diversity initiatives. Set realistic expectations for MBEs and your suppliers by developing a process that utilizes best practices in contract language, reporting requirements and goal setting. Panelists will share issues and benefits of this consolidation strategy.