Supplier of the Year Awards Luncheon 2019


General Info

Thursday, July 18, 2019

11am – 2pm
Hyatt Regency Long Beach
200 S Pine Ave.
Long Beach, CA 90802

They're problem solvers, bringing innovative and cost-effective solutions. Nimble and flexible, they respond quickly to customer requests. They add value and get things done. These are the hallmarks of entrepreneurs at their best, and on July 18, you can meet these elite suppliers who are competing for prestigious local SCMSDC Supplier of the Year awards.

Sponsored by American Honda Motor Co. for the 29th straight year, the annual celebration recognizes top-performing minority business enterprises (MBEs) for their outstanding partnerships with corporate members.


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Congratulations to our 2018 SOTY award winners!

The transformative power of supplier diversity was on full display at SCMSDC’s 2018 Supplier of the Year (SOTY) awards celebration, starting with the 24 minority business enterprises (MBEs) nominated for their outstanding work with corporate members.

The MBEs were honored at the awards luncheon on July 25 at the Hyatt Regency Long Beach with American Honda Motor Co. serving as the event’s title sponsor for the 28th straight year.

Collectively, the 2018 SOTY award nominees have gross annual sales of more than $396 million and employ 1,327, of which about 686 are minorities. Nominated by corporate members, they competed for the award in four categories, based on gross annual sales of less than $1 million (Class I), under $10 million (Class II), under $50 million (Class III) and more than $50 million (Class IV).

For questions, contact events@scmsdc.org.

Click here to view the complete 2018 Photo Gallery

Thank you to our SOTY 2018 Sponsors and Supporters!