"I'm so happy I was able to attend Medweek. Thanks again to you all for your work in helping small businesses to thrive."
"I wanted to say a warm thank you for inviting me to participate in this year's event and allowing me to share my insights on Applying AI in Business Operations. The event was wonderful, and everyone was so welcoming. It was indeed an honor and pleasure to meet you all. The theme of "Closing the Equity Gap - Build a Stronger America" resonates deeply with the work you do, and it's inspiring to see the impact your efforts are making far and wide. I look forward to the possibility of continued collaboration and making a difference together!"
"The event was amazing and I want to congratulate you Marie and your team for a successful event. I am truly excited to partner with the MBDA Capital Readiness Initiative."
"I’m still in amazement and appreciate you all so, so, so much and please I love to volunteer with you all and support you in the near future. Like to thank you once again for opening up my eyes! I been in business for years and doing it alone without knowledge and an education only the love for others keep me going. Until now! I have a team!! You all!!
Now I see what the Lord has for me to do! So rewarding meeting you all!"
"First and foremost, I would like to extend my heartiest congratulations to you and your entire team for the impeccably executed Minority Business Enterprise seminar. The event was not only insightful but profoundly informative. A lot of hard work and dedication went into its planning and execution.
Your choice of esteemed guests and panelists showcased your commitment to providing top-tier information to attendees. Each expert, well-versed in their respective fields, has imparted knowledge that will steer many of us in the right direction. I must mention Ms. Shalaya Morisette, whose insights on funding for EVs and chargers were informative and truly energizing."
The Minority Enterprise Development Week (MEDWeek) Conference is the nation’s premier event for small and minority businesses, at the national, regional, and local levels. Florida’s MEDWeek in Florida is observed and hosted under the auspices of the MBDA, U.S. Department of Commerce’s, Miami MBDA Business Center and Florida MBDA Export Center, operated by M. Gill & Associates, Inc. Our primary strategic partners and sponsors of MEDWeek 2023 include, the National MBDA in Washington, DC, City of Miami, U.S. Small Business Administration, Miami-Dade Aviation – Office of Protocol and International Trade, Miami-Dade County’s Economic and International Trade Consortium, Miami-Dade College, Bank United, Broward County – OESBD, Miami-Dade Expressway Authority, Moffit Cancer Center, U.S. Export Assistance Center, and Enterprise Florida
MEDWeek is designed to help small, minority, women and veteran-owned firms succeed in the local and global markets, by providing cutting-edge information and resources, as well as domestic and international business matchmaker meetings and networking opportunities. MEDWeek offers a unique opportunity for small, minority, women, and veteran businesses to hone their management and branding skills, and gain greater access to capital, contracts and global markets. Corporations, government departments, financial institutions and economic development agencies attend and support MEDWeek each year to increase their diversity spend, expand their base of diverse business contacts, and connect with prospective vendors and firms eligible to pursue their specialized financing programs, and bid on upcoming procurement opportunities.
MEDWeek also provides a business-for-fun environment when we proudly honor MBEs and Advocates who, year after year, provide cutting-edge solutions to business problems, increase exports, create jobs, and contribute to the economic growth of our communities and our nation.
We’re glad you’re here. Now, please register to support and take advantage of this year’s reservoir of growth opportunities. Thank you.