17th Annual East-West Business Connection "Envision Success"

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Name: 17th Annual East-West Business Connection "Envision Success"
Date: March 5, 2020
Time: 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM EST
Event Description:
APACC in partnership with National ACE bring you the 17th Annual East-West Business Connection, "Envision Success," presented by Lear Corporation. This global supplier diversity matchmaking event attracts nearly 350 attendees including more than 50 Corporate buyers who will meet one-on-one with minority business owners (W/MBEs) throughout the Midwest-based specific procurement needs.

Bonnie Clinton, Vice President and Chief Procurement Officer for Toyota, will be our Keynote Speaker.

The panel discussion following the keynote will be about supplier diversity with
Terrez Thompson, VP of Global Supplier Diversity for Coca-Cola
Kevin Bell, President of Renaissance Capital Alliance,
Debra Quade, Diversity Supplier for Kellogg Company, and
Michelle Sourie-Robinson, President & CEO of Michigan Minority Supplier Development Council.

All attendees will receive a copy of our Lexicon which contains the company and contact information of all event participants.

The Asian Pacific American Business Town Hall provides a forum for Asian Pacific American Business owners and their representatives both the opportunities to share the challenges and issues facing them today in their business operations and learn more about how the Asian Pacific American Chamber of Commerce (APACC) and the Asian & Pacific Islander American Chamber of Commerce & Entrepreneurship (National ACE) can support them both locally and nationally.

Title Sponsor
Lear Corporation
Lexicon Sponsor
Michigan Economic Development Corporation/Pure Michigan Business Connect
Showcase Sponsor
Midwest Molding, Inc.
Nissan North America, Inc.
Supplier Sponsors
Nextech Interior Business
SIGMA Holdings

Supporting Sponsors:
DTE Energy
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles
General Motors LLC
MGM Grand Detroit

Media Sponsor:
Corp! Magazine

Magazine Sponsor:

Event Media:
Laurel Manor
39000 Schoolcraft
Livonia, MI 48150
Date/Time Information:
Thursday, March 5, 2020
9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.   Keynote, Networking, Exhibits & Lunch
12:00 p.m. - 1:25 p.m.   Lunch Program
1:45 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.     Meet the Buyer Showcase
2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.     Asian Pacific American Business Town Hall
4:00 p.m.                        Program Ends
Contact Information:
Leonie Teichman
Member Ind. Registration: $80.00
Future Member Ind. Registration: $105.00
Member Exh Table (Incl 2 Reg): $325.00
Future Member Exh Table (Incl 2 Reg): $450.00

To register, please click here.

For Sponsorship opportunities, please call 248-430-5855
To attend as a Buyer, please contact Leonie Teichman
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