President of FSMSDC Recognized As Entrepreneurial Trailblazer

(Featured Image, from left: Marie F. Louissaint, Marie N. Louissaint, Beatrice Louissaint and Lynda Harris, Chairwoman of WBC)   Beatrice Louissaint, President of Florida State Minority Development Council (FSMSDC) was honored by the Miami-Dade Chamber of Commerce’s Women’s Business Council as the 2017 recipient of the Carole Ann Taylor Award at the Annual Little Black…

Success: Cube Care Secures $5 Million Annual Contract

Congratulations to Susana Robledo, Founder & CEO of Cube Care, a certified FSMSDC MBE and MBDA client, for securing a $5 million annual contract with a popular restaurant chain. Cube Care Company provides high-quality decorative products and services for healthcare and commercial interiors, and has become one of the most trusted names in the industry…

Success: Client Approved for a $250,000 Line of Credit

Recently, a medical supply company entered a vendor relationship with several of the largest hospitals in Florida. With the help of our MBDA Business Center, they were approved for a $250,000 business line of credit through one of our banking partners. They are growing exponentially and are able to fulfill new orders for their clients. Contact Miami MBDA Business Center or Orlando MBDA Business Center to learn how…

Success: Cherokee Engineering and Construction is a Force in Environmental Cleanup

The company and its services: Cherokee Enterprises Inc. (CEI) is an engineering and construction company that provides a wide range of highly technical services, including environmental remediation, design and construction of fueling systems for aviation and ground vehicles, storm water systems and other infrastructure construction projects. It also provides services in civil engineering, alternative fuels…

Success: Client Obtained a $150,000 Line of Credit

Recently, the MBDA Business Center helped a healthcare product distributor & manufacturer client obtain a $150,000 line of credit. You can be next! visit Orlando MBDA Business Center or Miami MBDA Business Center for more information.

Success: Client Won a $1 Million Contract with an Automotive Company

A janitorial company recently won a $1 million contract with a major automotive company with the help of our MBDA Business Center. Do you need assistance with packaging your company’s bids? Contact Orlando MBDA Business Center or Miami MBDA Business Center to learn how we can help you.

Success: Client Approved for a $4 Million Loan

MBDA Business Center Success “I could not believe that FSMSDC was able to assist my company to get a loan for $4 million in one month, after we had been turned down by multiple banks for a year,” said the president of a large engineering company. Do you need a loan? Contact the Miami MBDA…

Success: Fast-Growing South Florida Tissue Paper Co. in Miami Gardens

South Florida Tissue Paper Co. CEO Juan Corzo Sr. and his son Vice President Juan Corzo Jr., a family-owned company, makes paper products inside a 101,000-square-foot facility in Miami Gardens. They buy large rolls of paper from U.S. paper mills and cut the paper into different product sizes, then embosses, inspects, packages, boxes and ships…

IBM Named National Corporation of the Year At NMSDC Annual Conference in Chicago

For Immediate Release November 3, 2016 Press Contact: Phil Thurston phil.thurston@nmsdc.org (212) 944-2430 x127 IBM Named National Corporation of the Year At NMSDC Annual Conference in Chicago At its annual Conference and Business Opportunity Exchange, held this year in Chicago, October 23-26, the National Minority Supplier Development Council named IBM recipient of the coveted National…

FSMSDC to Operate Orlando MBDA Business Center to Help Minority Businesses Grow Exponentially

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Beatrice Louissaint President & CEO (305) 762-6151 Beatrice@fsmsdc.org http://www.fsmsdc.org Florida State Minority Supplier Development Council to Operate Orlando MBDA Business Center to Help Minority Businesses Grow Exponentially Center and Council Open House to be held November 10th MIAMI (October 20, 2016) — The Florida State Minority Supplier Development Council (FSMSDC) is…

FSMSDC Honors Corporations and MBEs at its 41st Annual Awards Gala

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 30, 2016 Contact: Beatrice Louissaint President & CEO (305) 762-6151 Beatrice@fsmsdc.org Florida State Minority Supplier Development Council Honors Corporations and MBEs at its 41st Annual Awards Gala Miami, FL – The Florida State Minority Supplier Development Council (FSMSDC) held its 41st Annual Awards Gala on Friday, September 30, 2016. “Celebrating Excellence…