2016 1st Place Winner
netlogx, an information risk management service provider based in Indianapolis, IN, is the first place winner of the ConnXus Share Your Story blog campaign. Strengthening relationships with Minority, Women and Veteran-owned businesses (XBEs) in the community through promotion and active participation with organizations and companies that strive to maximize opportunities for XBEs has resulted in countless and unimaginable gifts. Our involvement with organizations such as NAWBO, WBENC, MNSDC, city and state programs and company supplier diversity programs has increased awareness and served to elevate our partners, diverse companies and all of those squarely committed to supplier diversity. Select to read full article
2016 2nd Place Winner
Cincinnati-based creative and printing company, Evolution creative solutions, is a certified woman-owned business (WBE) that has reaped myriad benefits from supplier diversity opportunities while giving back to local WBE communities. Cathy Lindemann, president of Evolution creative solutions, attests to the innumerable growth and opportunity that supplier diversity has offered to her business, her personal growth, employees and extended community. Select to read full article
2016 3rd Place Winner
Way To Be, a promotional product and uniform supplier shares their philosophy of “every step is a step” and how they were able to gain contracts with Fortune 500 companies like McDonald’s and Autodesk. This Share Your Story winner donated half of their earnings to Mercy Ships‘ global charity and utilized the other half to grow their business. Select to read Way To Be’s full story.