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October 11, 2022 | Lansing Center
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 

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About Mid-Michigan Suppliers & Hire Diversity Summit

Please join Michigan Premier Events for its first annual Mid-Michigan Suppliers & Hire Diversity Summit. Presented by PNC Bank, Mid-Michigan Suppliers & Hire Diversity Summit event provides suppliers and buyers, job recruiters and seekers the opportunity to meet in one location at the Lansing Center on Tuesday, October 11 from 8 a.m. – 5p.m.

This full day summit is open to everyone and strategically focused to attract women, minority, veteran, LGBTQ and disability- owned businesses and professionals with an opportunity to network with procurement officials and companies looking to hire. Mid-Michigan Suppliers and Hire Summit will also host panel discussions with dynamic leaders discussing the economic impact of a diverse workforce and supply chain.


The goal of this event is to create economic opportunity in Mid-Michigan and make the job markets and workplaces more representative of the communities they serve. Statistics show that companies who embrace diversity in their workplace and supply chain are more profitable than companies who don't. When businesses build capacity being diverse, they are able to grow revenue, jobs and, as a result communities thrive.


Who is invited?

  • Buyers, Corporate and Governmental Procurement professionals

  • Employers / Job Recruiters

  • Entrepreneurs

  • Start Ups

  • Small business owners 

  • Suppliers

  • Job seekers looking for career opportunities


Top Reasons and benefits to attend

  • Expand your network & create NEW opportunities

  • Attain high level contracts and Job opportunities

  • Build partnerships and expand your network

  • Potential lead generations

  • Gain exposure with diverse mix of industries and professionals


  • 7:45 a.m. - Attendee Check-in, Networking with Light Refreshments

  • 8:45 a.m. - Welcome and Sponsor Remarks 

  • 8:55 a.m. - Panel Discussions

  • 10:30 a.m. Suppliers & Hire Networking  

  • 12:00 p.m.- 1:00 p.m. Lunch Hour 

  • 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Suppliers & Hire Networking

  • 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Keynote Speaker 

For additional Information, please email Ashlee Willis 

Registration Opens Soon! 

Be on the lookout. Registration opens soon! 


Become An Exhibitor 

Are you a company with a procurement program looking to seek suppliers or a company hiring? This is the event for you to participate as an exhibitor. As an exhibitor, you will receive a customized space, complimentary tickets to the summit, brand visibility.

Exhibitor Booth Pricing $750

  • 10’x10’ exhibit booth consisting of draping with 8' high backs and 3' high sides, 1-2’x6’ covered & skirted table with 2-folding chairs.

  • Standard one-line booth ID sign that includes company logo.

  • (2) Box Lunches.

  • Electricity - (1) 110v/20amp connection.

  • Opportunity to distribute out marketing materials to attendees. 

Become A Sponsor 

Choose a package that will benefit you and to show appreciation for your brand and support. Event sponsorship provide a high level of exposure throughout the event. Position your company as an industry leader! 

To view the sponsorship guide, please contact Ashlee Willis at


Lansing Center 

333 E Michigan Ave, Lansing, MI 48933

United States 

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