The Capital Region Minority Supplier Development Council (CRMSDC) has selected Montage as its media production and event management company to provide project management, implementation, and execution of the annual Super Matchmaker Conference. The virtual event, which takes place on June 29, 2022, provides minority business enterprises exclusive access to the region’s leading corporations, federal, state, and local government agencies all under one roof.
Montage will be supporting virtual event design and delivery and marketing communications for the Super Matchmaker Conference with the aim of making this year’s signature event the most successful ever for CRMSDC.
“Montage is deeply committed to supporting the growth of our fellow minority business enterprises and to showcasing the unique strengths that MBEs bring to corporations and government agencies. We strongly believe that more can be achieved by working together than apart. And that’s CRMSDC’s Super Matchmaker is all about—sharing information and facilitating connections to help MBEs to chart paths to success.” said founder and CEO, Mercedita Roxas-Murray. “Montage has certainly benefitted from opportunities born out of the Super Matchmaker Conference, and we are excited to deliver a best-in-class virtual event that makes similar opportunities possible for other MBEs.”
The Super Matchmaker Conference will be held on Wednesday, June 29 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Attendees can participate in roundtables with corporate and government partners and informative keynotes by speakers including Arnold Sowa, Former Chief Procurement Officer at MetLife, and Shelby Scales, Director of the Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization at the U.S. Department of Transportation. CRMSDC’s 2022 Supplier of the Year award winners will also be announced during the conference.
“Montage Marketing Group offered us the best defined solutions for program implementation, and their active involvement with our Council ensures that they are knowledgeable about our process,” wrote Joan Hariston, Director of Corporate Services at CRMSDC, when awarding Montage the contract. “We believe Montage will be a great fit for the Super Matchmaker Conference.”
Montage is proud to have a long relationship with CRMSDC, having previously been honored by the Council as the 2021 Class II Supplier of the Year and a Top 100 MBE® in 2019 and 2017. Founder and CEO, Mercedita Roxas-Murray is also a board member for the CRMSDC’s Minority Business Enterprise Input Committee (MBEIC). She has served as the Treasurer and Communications Chair and the committee Secretary for MBEIC.
CRMDSC is one of 23 regional affiliates of the National Minority Supplier Development Council. The council connects corporate and government members to well established, certified minority-owned business enterprises.