The Supplier Diversity Networking Fair scheduled for Wednesday, Nov. 3, has been rescheduled for Wednesday, March 2, 2011; just in time to identify purchasing needs to fit your FY12 budget.
Look for more information about the fair in your mailbox soon. Plan to attend the fair where you can find competitive prices for your end-of-the-year and future purchases. For more information, contact Tara at (815) 753-6000 or e-mail [email protected].
The fair provides an opportunity for businesses owned by persons with disabilities, minorities and females to exhibit their products and discuss their services with university personnel.
DeKalb and Sycamore business that meet those requirements are encouraged to register and attend the fair. Business owners can register at www.niu.edu/procurement/bep or call (815) 753-6000.
The fair also plays an important role in NIU’s program to boost the amount of business the university conducts with diverse business enterprises. NIU is committed to the economic development of diverse business and providing quality procurement service to our campus community.
Attendance is encouraged for NIU faculty, staff and student organization officers who are involved with procurement decisions, including individuals who specify products or services, recommend vendors on purchase requisitions, or are in some way connected with the planning and acquisition of these items.