BDP News

Congratulations to General Microsystems Inc. for Winning the 2016 8(a) Graduate Award of the Year!

Posted: Monday, May 16, 2016 - 1:12pm

On May 4th, 2016, MBE General Microsystems honored as top 8(a) Graduate Award of the Year by the U.S. Small Business Administration. Read more...

A Rousingly Successful Supplier Fair

Posted: Thursday, April 14, 2016 - 4:37pm

Procurement Services and the Business Diversity Program would like to thank all of you who had the opportunity to attend the 10th Annual Supplier Fair on March 16th. We set an all-time record for attendance at close to 350 UW attendees. Read more...

Congratulations to Zones, Inc., and Dynamic Language!

Posted: Monday, November 16, 2015 - 2:58pm

"MBE Zones, Inc., was named National Class IV Supplier fo the Year at the conference's awards banquet, where MBE Dynamic Language was named Western Region Class III Supplier of the Year." Read more...

Governor Inslee announces effort to boost business diversity in state contracting

Posted: Monday, August 10, 2015 - 2:51pm

On August 4th, 2015, Gov. Inslee convened a new subcabinet focused on increasing business diversity in the state of Washington. Read more...  

Best of Show AGAIN for BrandQuery Plus Four Additional Awards!

Posted: Wednesday, July 22, 2015 - 3:01pm

Big congrats to BrandQuery for taking home not one, not two, not three or four but FIVE awards from The Event Marketing Awards on May 27th, 2015! Read more...

University of Washington wins 2014 Public Agency of the Year Award

Posted: Monday, March 16, 2015 - 12:05pm

Friday, March 13, 2015, the University of Washington's Business Diversity Program and its partners won the 2014 Public Agency of the Year award from the Northwest Mountain Minority Supplier Development CouncilThe award recognizes the utilization of Minority Business Enterprises. Read more...

UW Regents name Provost and Executive Vice President Ana Mari Cauce interim president

Posted: Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 12:55pm

Congratulations to the Interim President Ana Mari Cauce! Read more... 

Boots to Shoes Fundation

Posted: Wednesday, December 10, 2014 - 10:07am

Shop Small Saturday - November 29th, 2014

Posted: Monday, November 24, 2014 - 1:53pm

Special Invitation from SBA Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet: Shop Small this Small Business Saturday! Read more...

King County Executive's Small Business Awards

Posted: Monday, October 20, 2014 - 10:30am

The King County Executive’s Small Business Awards event was held on October 15th, 2014 at the Meydenbauer Center in Bellevue, WA. The event celebrated the achievements and accomplishments of small businesses throughout King County. Read more...