Benn said it took 20 months to set CAMSC in motion as a supplier council.
They have a database, so a supplier who joins CAMSC will be immediately added, not only to the CAMSC database, but will also be added to the database of NMSDC in the U.
Fourteen corporations in addition to Xerox and Dickson's former employer, Niigon, are members of CAMSC to date: Alberici Constructors, Canada Pacific Railway, Cisco Systems Canada, Coca-Cola Bottling Company, Corporate Express, Daimler-Chrysler Canada, Hewlett-Packard Canada, IBM Canada, Navistar International Corporation Canada, Office Depot, Pepsi-Cola Canada, RBCFi-nancial Group, Toyota Canada, and Waste Management of Canada.
The second annual CAMSC awards gala will take place on Oct.
A true champion of Aboriginal and minority business development, the automaker has made a big difference in the lives of individuals and communities through its ongoing initiatives," the CAMSC release stated.
CAMSC is an independent, non-profit organization that aims to boost economic development efforts, employment and inclusion for Aboriginal and visible minority businesses through business relations and mentoring.
DaimlerChrysler, a CAMSC founding member, will be recognized as Corporation of the Year.