Event Partners

Conference Partners

(Listed alphabetically)


American Indian Chamber of Commerce of NM
Ted Pedro, Director 505-766-9545 www.aiccnm.com / www.nmnaec.com

“Driving American Indian Business Success”

Promoting the development of a healthy, self-sufficient American Indian Economy by providing business and economic development services


NEDA Business Consultants, Inc.
Anna Muller, President 505-843-7114 www.mbda.gov

Operator of the Minority Business Center. The Center assists Minority Businesses in the area of City, County, State, Federal and Private Sector Contracting, Financing, Bonding and Teaming.


NM Veterans Business Advocates
Ernie Doyan, President 505-292-3648 www.nmvba.org

Providing a monthly forum where members meet to discuss issues and items concerning Veteran Owned and Service Disabled Veteran Owned Businesses located in NM

 NMPTAP Procurement Technical Assistance Program
Adolfo Vasquez, Advisor-Veteran Specific 505-867-5066 www.nmsbdc-ptap.org
PTAP provides procurement assistance to small businesses. Advisors are experienced in government contracting and provide a wide range of services, including individual counseling and training.

Dar Johnson, Abq Chapter 505-386-1380, ext. 701 www.albuquerque.score.org

“SCORE – For the life of your business”
Members are experienced, successful business people who volunteer to mentor to aspiring entrepreneurs and business owners at no charge.

 logo-1305 Small Business Development Center
Russell Wyrick, State Director 505-428-1362 www.nmsbdc.org
An SBA funded organization with a mission of building, sustaining, and growing small businesses; SBDC promotes small business development and enhances local economies by creating businesses and jobs

Veterans’ Procurement Assistance Center
Archie Garcia Executive Director 505-338-4155 http://vpacinc.org
A non-profit agency, whose mission is to assist New Mexico Veterans and Service Disabled Veterans in business training, counseling, procurement, as well as referrals to capital