Building Momentum Focus of CAMSC Networking Event and 14th Annual Diversity Procurement Fair

Over $3 billion spent on Aboriginal and minority-owned businesses since 2004

TORONTO--Canadian Aboriginal and Minority Supplier Council (CAMSC) welcomed 400 attendees at the 14th Diversity Procurement Fair, where representatives from major North American corporations and Aboriginal and minority-owned suppliers spent two days networking and hearing from leaders in supplier diversity

“This is the only event of its kind to bring corporations and Aboriginal and minority-owned businesses together to offer opportunities for one-on-one meetings to build business partnerships,” said Cassandra Dorrington, president of CAMSC. “There are also a number of workshops, panel discussions and various networking sessions.”

The fair kicked off with a networking reception, sponsored by BMO. It featured an African youth dance troupe and welcome remarks by Jeff Leal, Minister of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs. Highlights included SD Talks featurin...

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