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The Competitive Edge Conferences are key for networking and building business relationships in the NYC marketplace. As an IT Consulting firm / MWBE certified in NYC, this conference afforded us great opportunities to meet potential customers. The Competitive Edge is a prime location for networking with other people in our industry. At this conference, if you play your cards right, you can make connections that last a lifetime and play a key role in furthering your career and business! Eileen Guzzo – Donnelly & Moore Corp.

Attending the Competitive Edge conference was an incredibly rewarding experience for Haydan Consultants. Not only did the conference provide our firm with terrific exposure, but it offered us the opportunity to make meaningful connections with companies and public agencies that are leading many of the signature projects in NY. New York’s MWBE community has benefited tremendously from Competitive Edge and their partnership with the Regional Alliance for Small Contractors, under the leadership of their new Executive Director, Zenaida Rodriguez. We are deeply proud to work with Zenaida and the RASC toward the betterment of our city and state.” Haydan Consultants, Inc.

The Competitive Edge Conference is an annual event that connects minority-owned and women-owned small businesses with agencies, providing them with the knowledge and opportunities they need to succeed.

Since 1993, the Competitive Edge Conference has been the premier event for minority-owned and women-owned businesses looking to grow, develop, and take their businesses to the next level.

Over the years, we have connected thousands of diverse suppliers with leading agencies, providing them with access to valuable resources, contracts, training, and networking opportunities. Through our efforts, we have helped to drive economic growth, create jobs, and support entrepreneurship in communities across the country. The Competitive Edge Conference is a truly inspirational event, bringing together business owners, agencies, government officials, and industry leaders from across the country. Our focus is on creating opportunities for minority-owned and women-owned businesses to thrive, grow, and succeed, and we take pride in our role as a catalyst for positive change.

Since the inception of this event, over $500 million dollars have been awarded through contracts, demonstrating the significant impact that the Competitive Edge Conference has had on businesses and communities, not just in New York, but nationwide. By attending the conference, participants will have the opportunity to connect with agencies and gain valuable insights into the procurement process.

The Competitive Edge Conference is not just about connecting businesses with contracts, however – it's about creating lasting relationships and fostering a spirit of collaboration and partnership. Our conference is designed to provide participants with the knowledge, skills, and resources they need to compete and thrive in today's rapidly changing business environment. Whether you are a business owner looking to grow your company, an agency looking to expand your supplier diversity program, or a government entity looking to support minority-owned and women-owned businesses in your community, the Competitive Edge Conference is the event for you. With engaging speakers, informative workshops, and a wealth of networking opportunities, this is an event that you won't want to miss.

Join us for the Competitive Edge Conference and discover the knowledge, resources, and opportunities that will help you take your business to the next level. This is THE conference to attend for both participants and sponsors, and we look forward to seeing you there!