2024 Upcoming MEDC and Supported Events


Save The Date • Subcontractor Outreach & Networking: Thursday, June 20, 2024 | 2 PM to 5 PM

What: City of Tampa Subcontractor Outreach and Networking Opportunity
When: June 20, 2024
Time: 2 PM to 5 PM
Where: Tampa Convention Center | 333 South Franklin Street | Tampa, FL 33602

An outreach and networking event you don’t want to miss!

All construction subcontractors are invited to find opportunities with:

• General Contractors
• Design-Builders
• Job Order Contractors

Minority, women-owned, or small businesses interested in becoming certified with the City of Tampa are also encouraged to attend.

Bridges To Business_Subcontrator Outreach and Networking Event

Save The Date • MEDC Minority Business Bus Tour: August 13, 2024, By Invitation Only

Minority Enterprise Development Corporation hosts a group of Purchasing Agents and Minority Business Specialists by motor coach to visit six to seven minority-owned businesses in one day.

The purpose of the Bus Tour is to allow business owners who could do business with these Purchasing Agents, to showcase their businesses while meeting the participants.

By invitation only.


Check back for additional details.

Save The Date - Minority Business Bus Tour - August 13th 2024

Save The Date • MEDC Annual Minority Business Conference: October 3 - 4, 2024

Inspire, Innovate, & Influence:
Unlocking Potential & Empowering Growth


When: October 3rd & 4th, 2024
Time: 8 AM – 5 PM
Where: Sheraton Tampa Brandon Hotel – 10221 Princess Palm Ave, Tampa, FL 33610

2-Day conference schedule coming soon!


Check back for additional details.

Register Today!



MEDC Annual Conference 2024
Platinum Sponsor: Wells Fargo
Platinum Sponsor - Wells Fargo

Thank you to our Sponsors: MEDC Spring 2024 Networking Event • Wednesday, May 1, 2024!

Event Status: Successful!
What:  MED Corp Networking Event
When: Wednesday, May 1, 2024
Where: Brio Italian Grille  – 2223 N West Shore Blvd, Tampa, FL 33607

Time:  5 PM to 7 PM


Meet other MBEs, Purchasing, and Supplier Diversity Professionals from the Bay area and beyond, in an exclusive setting!

Sign up now to be in the room where it happens!

Purchasing & Supplier Diversity Professionals Invited Include:

  • Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT)
  • Hensel Phelps
  • Hillsborough Area Regional Transit Authority (HART)
  • Kimmins
  • Lane Construction
  • Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority (PSTA)
  • Prince Contracting
  • Wells Fargo, Event Sponsor
Platinum Sponsor: Wells Fargo
Platinum Sponsor - Wells Fargo
B2B Event Sponsorship Opportunities