What I Did With My NMSDC Certification

Yvonne "Bonnie" Garcia is Helping Brands Grow

MarketVision

Founder & CEO

"MarketVision is proud to have National Minority Supplier Development Council certification since 2006. We have mentioned or included our NMSDC documentation in a number of proposals for City of San Antonio business and also have participated in NMSDC trade shows for existing clients, such as Chrysler and the CDC."

About MarketVision: MarketVision is an award-winning culture-inspired marketing firm focused on understanding diverse audiences nd developing culturally relevant communication to bring about behavior change. Garcia established MarketVision in 1998 after directing corporate Hispanic marketing initiatives at the Coca-Cola Company and Brewery. In 2008, she joined forces with Luis Garcia, founder of integrated marketing firm Garcia 360º. MarketVision develops communication platforms and methods of engagement along the consumer/shopper journey for clients such as MassMutual, Mondelez International, TIAA, GO RIO, NatureSweet, the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC), Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA), Brown-Forman, VIA Metropolitan Transit, and University Health Services.

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Joe Lopez Founded His Own Marketing Company

Lopez Marketing Group

President

"MG Lopez Marketing Group has been certified for over 10 years with the NMSDC. We have participated in several of the Annual National Procurement Events as well as attended Regional NMSDC Council events California, Texas, Chicago, and New York. As a result of our participation, we have been able to gain opportunities with companies like Walmart and Johnson & Johnson. In addition, we not only look for opportunities for LMG, but also have become Ambassadors with Minority firms, encouraging them to become certified with NMSDC. As a part of that effort, every year, we reach out to new NMSDC firms to attend the Annual Event."

About Lopez Marketing Group: LMG is and integrated services agency, with a proven track record developing innovative, comprehensive marketing strategies and marketing plans that yield quantifiable results. Lopez Marketing Group has 25 years of experience developing integrated marketing campaigns for major national brands, such as McDonald's, Walmart, Ford, and Johnson & Johnson. Over the years, LMG has provided a wide variety of services to include branding, social media, TV/Radio production, public relations, event management and product integration.

Sal Ramirez is Connecting Jobs with People

AlphaProTemps, A.P.R.

CEO/President

We have been certified by the SCMSDC (Southern California Minority Supplier Development Council) which is a subsidiary of NMSDC, since ALphaProTemps, A.P.R., Inc. was established. Our certification with SCMSDC has allowed us to open many doors and provide us with the opportunity to intoduce our services. Being an active member of the SCMSDC provides the opportunity to network with corporate members throughout California and multi-state, providing visibility to our services. Our certification helps us with the first appointment; our capabilieties and experience sells our services.

About AlphaProTemps, A.P.R., Inc.: Since 1993, AlphaProTemps, A.P.R. Inc. has been committed to providing "best-in-class" professional contract employment and staff augmentation services. Helmed by founding partners Salvador "Sal" Ramirez President/CEO and Clifton Goodwin, Jr. VP/CFO, the company provides temporary labor to clients in California and several other states, delivers contracted staffing in key professional technical niches, and manages on-site-service-desk and designs service programs for optimal client ROI. With a tradition of service excellence, integrity, and provision of the finest available assignment staff, AlphaProTemps' services have yielded customer increased productivity, higher financial savings and on schedule temporary staff deliveries.