CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Carolinas-Virginia Minority Supplier Development Council, in conjunction with title sponsor Time Warner Cable, will host its annual Business Opportunity Conference Aug. 3-4 at the Virginia Beach Convention Center and Hilton Virginia Beach Oceanfront Hotel. This year’s theme will focus on “Transformation,” as the Council fully expands into its new regional footprint that encompasses Virginia and the Carolinas. This is the first year CVMSDC has hosted the BOC in Virginia, and several hundred corporate members and minority businesses are expected to attend.

The two-day supplier development conference also will feature a golf tournament at The Signature at West Neck in Virginia Beach; Connect Zone networking events; a Leadership Breakfast; a Minority Business Enterprise exhibit hall; “Seaside” awards presentation; corporate sessions and MBE workshops.

Eric Watson, CVMSDC president and CEO, said, “Our focus for the entire year has been on Transformation; how to transform our thinking and our actions into bottom-line results. The Carolinas-Virginia Minority Supplier Development Council is pleased to connect with our Corporate Members and MBEs in Virginia, and we’re looking forward to another successful event with BOC 2015 in Virginia Beach.”

The Carolinas-Virginia MSDC is a non-profit corporation chartered to enhance business opportunities for minority-owned companies by providing support through developing mutually beneficial networking opportunities with corporate members and promoting minority business development. To learn more about CVMSDC and BOC, visit online at www.cvmsdc.org and follow #2015BOC on social media.                 

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