Supplier Diversity Symposium 2012

Northwestern University held a Supplier Diversity Symposium for Professional Services on June 26, 2012. At this symposium, NU leaders and decision-makers learned about opportunities to work with the following select group of best-in-class minority-owned, women-owned, and Evanston-based professional services firms.

Invited Suppliers


  • Advantage Marketing Group
  • Blackstone Group
  • Burrell Communications Group
  • SIM Partners
  • Commonground


  • E. C. Ortiz & Co.
  • Prado & Renteria CPA's, P.C.
  • Ringold Financial Management Services, Inc.
  • Velma Butler & Company, Ltd.
  • Washington, Pittman & McKeever

Human Resources

  • B2B Strategic Solutions
  • Stafflogix Corporation
  • Vantage Solutions
  • Centrax Corporation

Information Technology

  • Fusion Integrated Soltions
  • Sayers Group
  • Viva USA
  • World Wide Technology
  • Converged Communication Systems

Investment/Asset Management

  • Ariel Investments
  • Earnest Partners
  • Holland Capital Management
  • Herndon Capital Management
  • Brown Capital

Coordinated by Purchasing Resource Services, Northwestern’s Supplier Diversity Program exists to provide diverse vendors with an opportunity to do business with the University.

For questions about this event, email or call 847-491-8120.