Minority Owned Business Certified

Proud to be a MBE Certified Steel Manufacturer
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Strength Through Diversity

National Material Company is proudly certified as an MBE supplier of steel manufacturing.

Are you looking for a full-service MBE steel manufacturer with certification? Do your contracts require you to partner with an MBE-certified company? Then look no further than National Material Company and gain the strategic advantage that only a diverse, MBE-certified company can provide.

Our Certifications

Chicago Minority Supplier Development Council

Per their website, the National Minority Supplier Development Council works to support and promote certified minority business enterprises by working to incorporate such businesses into existing supply chains. With regional offices across the country, the NMSDC is at the forefront of the advancement of supplier diversity across the country.

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Tri-State Minority Supplier Development Council

TriState MSDC is a 501 ( c ) ( 3 ) non-profit organization and since the consolidation on January 1, 2014, our geographic footprint is now the States of Kentucky, Tennessee and West Virginia, which includes major cities such as Louisville, Lexington, Bowling Green, Charleston, Wheeling, Morgantown, Nashville, Memphis, Chattanooga etc. Their headquarters are located in Nashville, TN with an office presence in Louisville, KY and soon to be Charleston, WV.

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North Central Minority Supplier Development Council

The North Central Minority Supplier Development Council (NCMSDC) helps connect minority-owned businesses and corporations throughout the Midwest region in Minnesota, Wisconsin, North and South Dakota, and Iowa. It promotes an exchange of information between corporate members and Minority Business Enterprises (MBEs) to ensure proper partnering, fit and cooperation.

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Ohio Minority Supplier Development Council

Ohio MSDC’s focus is to assist the development and maintenance of effective corporate supplier diversity programs. Our most important function is to connect corporate purchasing and procurement departments with minority business enterprises. Results driven and strategic in our efforts, we bring unparalleled value to our membership base.

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Michigan Minority Supplier Development Council

MMSDC serves their corporate members by enabling them to retain strong, innovative and efficient suppliers to fill the needs of their supply chain.  In addition, MMSDC enables minority owned businesses to grow their operations, hire more employees, and create wealth in their respective communities.

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Mid-States Minority Supplier Development Council

The primary mission of the Mid-States MSDC is to promote and cultivate successful minority enterprises within the Central Illinois, Indiana and Eastern Missouri business communities. The Mid-States MSDC serves as an advocate for the economic well-being and growth of certified MBEs, while also providing a direct connection for corporations who are committed to purchasing products and services from Mid-States MSDC-certified MBEs.

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What is a Minority Business Enterprise (MBE)?

A minority business enterprise is a business that is at least 51% minority-owned, operated, and controlled.

Why Partner with a Certified MBE?

  • Certification ensures minority eligibility is established through screenings, interviews and site visits.
  • Better quality products, services, and solutions as a result of a diverse supply base.
  • Showcases the company’s support of the economic growth of all communities.
  • Demonstrates a commitment to new thinking and ideas.

Looking to get certified?

Contact Wendell Davis, our Manager of Minority Business Development, for more information.

Phone: (847) 806-4742 | Email: wdavis@nmlp.com

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Industries That Support Supplier Diversity

minority owned business
  • Aerospace
  • Architecture
  • Computer
  • Defense
  • Generator Manufacturing
  • Industrial Equipment
  • Agriculture
  • Automotive
  • Construction
  • Electrical Energy
  • Heavy Truck
  • Steel Mill
  • Appliance
  • Building Materials
  • Consumer Products
  • Foundry
  • High Pressure Vessels
  • Transformer Manufacturing