Zones wins prestigious Supplier of the Year award from National Minority Supplier Development Council

Honored for outstanding performance as a Minority Business Enterprise

NMSDC-2015-award_UpdatedRecently, Zones was honored by the National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC) as Class IV Supplier of the Year. The award was presented to Zones during the 2015 NMSDC Conference in San Diego.

Zones received this award for business acumen, outstanding performance and commitment to minority business development, as well as excellence in community service as a minority business enterprise (MBE). In August, Zones was named 2015 Regional Supplier of the Year by the NMSDC, which drove the company’s eligibility for the national award.

“This award recognizes Zones’ accomplishments as a business. Zones delivers exceptional service to its many customers, is a dedicated participant in community service in and around the Seattle community, and has a demonstrated commitment to minority business development,” said NMSDC President Joset Wright-Lacy. “NMSDC is proud of Zones’ contribution to the NMSDC network.” Continue reading

Zones Named 2015 Regional Supplier of the Year by the National Minority Supplier Development Council

Zones now eligible for National Supplier of the Year honors

On August 25, the National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC) honored Zones with a 2015 Regional Supplier of the Year award. As a Regional Supplier of the Year, we are now eligible for National Supplier of the Year honors, which will be announced at the NMSDC Conference Awards Banquet later this fall.

The Regional Supplier of the Year Awards are given annually to minority suppliers who have distinguished themselves and their businesses by successfully demonstrating growth in sales and employment, consistently providing high-quality products, services and solutions at competitive prices, and significantly contributing to the growth and development of the communities in which they operate.

“There are more than 12,000 NMSDC-certified minority business enterprises (MBE) nationwide who could have received this recognition,” said Murray Wright, president and CEO at Zones. “To be considered for the National Supplier of the Year Award is a testament to our team’s focus on enhancing and differentiating our customers’ experiences with Zones over the past year. We thank the NMSDC for the Regional Supplier of the Year Award and look forward to helping our customers reach even higher levels of success in the future.”

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Zones named MBE Class IV Supplier of the Year by Northwest Mountain Minority Supplier Development Council

Zones receives prestigious supplier diversity award

Zones president & CEO Murray Wright accepts the Supplier of the Year Award from NMMSDC Board Chairperson Diane Lin, Director of Global Procurement at Starbucks Coffee Company

Zones president & CEO Murray Wright accepts the Supplier of the Year Award from Northwest Mountain MSDC board chairperson Diane Lin

On Friday, March 13, Zones was honored with the Class IV Supplier of the Year Award, presented by the Northwest Mountain Minority Supplier Development Council (MSDC) at its 2015 Northwest Mountain MSDC Awards Dinner.

The Northwest Mountain MSDC Supplier of the Year awards recognize minority business enterprises (MBEs) that have shown outstanding performance and commitment to minority business development over the past year. Zones was nominated to receive this honor by Seattle Public Utilities, a long-time Zones customer.

“Zones offers a world-class diversity program with established roots in the local Seattle community,” said Fernando Martinez, president at the Northwest Mountain MSDC. “The Northwest Mountain MSDC applauds Zones for excellence in its business practices, and for participating in the minority business community.”

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