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SunTrust Tier2 Supplier Diversity Business Summit

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SunTrust Plaza

Gardens Conference Center

303 Peachtree Street

Atlanta, GA 30308

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Register now for a chance to win two roundtrip front cabin tickets to Hawaii sponsored by United Airlines!!! *restrictions apply

SunTrust Banks, Inc is bringing together, large prime suppliers and diverse suppliers for its Tier2 Supplier Diversity Business Summit in Atlanta, GA. Join us for panel discussions, workshops, matchmaking, and networking.

Attendees will have multiple opportunities to connect with buyers, supplier diversity managers and executives of leading corporations and government entities to learn of direct and Tier2 opportunities.

Afterwards, the Summit culminates with an evening networking reception and drawing for a set of two roundtrip front cabin tickets to Hawaii!

Summit Agenda

12:00PM Exhibitor Set-up

12:30PM General Registration
Light refreshments served

1:00PM Welcome & Executive Remarks

  • Lissa Miller, FVP Supplier Diversity, SunTrust Banks, Inc
  • Brian Downer, EVP and Chief Procurement Officer, SunTrust Banks Inc
  • Ellen Fitzsimmons, EVP and Chief Legal Officer, SunTrust Banks, Inc

1:30PM Panel Discussion: ‘Next Level Thinking – Strategies for Business Growth’


Moderator:

  • Veronica Maldonado-Torres, Managing Principal, VMT Consulting

Panelists:

  • Terrez M. Thompson - Vice President, Global Supplier Diversity, The Coca-Cola Company
  • Sidd Ahmed - President and CEO, VDart Inc.
  • Kris Oswold – Director of Supplier Diversity, UPS
  • Livia Whisenhunt, CEO, PS Energy Group


2:30PM Workshops:

  • Access to Capital 101
    • Josh Neel, SBA Business Development Officer, SunTrust Banks, Inc

  • How to Use Your Certification
    • Reggie Phams, Interim Director Georgia Mentor Protégé Connection, Georgia Minority Supplier Development Council
    • Ingrid James, Manager, MBE Services, Georgia Minority Supplier Development Council
    • Sharon Judge, Certification Manager, Greater Women’s Business Council
    • Sasha Williams, Certification Manager, Greater Women’s Business Council


3:30PM Roundtable Matchmaking Sessions

5:00PM - 7:00PM Networking Reception


Onsite hourly parking available. Peachtree Center Marta Station across the street.


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SunTrust Plaza

Gardens Conference Center

303 Peachtree Street

Atlanta, GA 30308

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