Silver Spring, The Capital Region Minority Supplier Development Council (CRMSDC) announced the graduation of local executives from its 2015 Executive Education Program (EEP). CRMSDC’ inaugural StreetWiseTM MBA curriculum is dedicated to assisting entrepreneurs develop talent and grow their business to the next level of leadership.
The graduates were selected by CRMSDC based on their business acumen, revenue and leadership ability. “CRMSDC is proud of our graduates and we can see an immediate return on our investment,” says Sharon R. Pinder, President and CEO of The Capital Region MSDC. “The experience is invaluable for our MBEs and is in keeping of our mission of increasing capacity in support of supplier diversity for our corporations.”
Through the Interise StreetWise MBA™ aggressive curriculum, small business owners learn the tools necessary to increase businesses revenue, create jobs and invigorate local economies. The curriculum includes business and strategic assessment; financial analysis and management; marketing and sales; resources and putting it all together. Nationwide, StreetWise™ MBA graduates reported revenue growth of nearly 40% last year. CRMSDC’s program was sponsored by Capital One, Freddie Mac, Northrop Grumman and Wells Fargo.
“CRMSDC’s Executive Education Programhas been insightful and provided me the tools needed for company growth. I am now more prepared to succeed in this highly competitive marketplace,”said Amin Bhat, Chief Business Officer of iQuasar,and a graduate of the inaugural program.
iQuasar manages technology for its customers to enable them to focus on their core business activities. We handle email, website, cloud, mobile apps, help desk, andsecurity. iQuasar consultants manage and deliver projects and our off-site resources handle back office like writing business and technical proposals on behalf of our customers. We become their trusted partner for cost-effective and high quality solutions. iQuasar is a Northern Virginia headquartered technology company providing world class products, services, and solutions to our customers globally. We deliver these end-to-end consulting and information technology products and servicesthrough flexible and cost efficient on-site and off-shore resource based delivery models. Through our vertical expertise in industries like telecommunications, financial services, healthcare, education, hospitality, utilities, distribution, and retail, we serve as an accountable, flexible, objective, and trusted partner for our clients in North America, Europe, Africa, and Asia. While serving Fortune 100 customers, iQuasar has a special focus on small and medium businesses (SMB). For more information on iQuasar, please visit http://www.iQuasar.com.
Capital Region Minority Supplier Development Council:
The Capital Region Minority Supplier Development Council (CRMDSC) is one of 24 regional affiliates of the National Minority Supplier Development Council. Serving Maryland, the District of Columbia and Northern Virginia, CRMSDC, is the region’s premier organization for increasing business and contracting opportunities between major buying organizations and minority-owned businesses. For more information, visit www.crmsdc.org.