The Fortune 500 Wants MN Small Businesses November 14, 2018, 6:00pm CST
The Great Hall Metropolitan State University
700 East 7th Street
St Paul, MN, 55106

Does your company desire to become a subcontractor or supplier to larger Fortune 500 companies? Sourcing to Fortune 500 companies creates both a new market supply segment and a competitive advantage.

Join us November 14th as we discuss the preparation you'll need to qualify and capitalize on sourcing opportunities with Fortunate 500 Companies -- A SCORE workshop led by Medtronic Director of Supplier Diversity, John Taylor, priorly with Cargill & ADM.

Preparedness starts with how your company offers a strategic fit to these companies supply innovation expectations: a scalable business model and plan. 

This workshop will provide resources that can put your company on the path to become a strategic sourcing partner to national and super-regional companies

About the Presenter(s)

John Taylor, Medtronic

John Taylor joined Medtronic in November 2016 with 15 years of experience in supplier diversity, strategic sourcing and insights that spanned across the agri-business industry. Mr. Taylor is an active participant in local and national organizations dedicated to stimulating the growth of minority-owned, veteran, service disabled, woman-owned and HUB Zone businesses.

Director, Supplier Diversity, Medtronic