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America’ s Top 25 Government Agencies for Inclusion

Michelle Van Otten FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 1/25/17 | OMNIKAL | 1.203.255.8966 | michelle@omnikal.com America’s Top 25 Government Agencies for Inclusion     Southport, CT: Today, OMNIKAL (formerly DiversityBusiness.com) announced the Omni50 Award Winners, which are the top 25 US Government Agencies who are awarding the most business to the growing, culturally diverse vendor/supplier marketplace.United States Postal Service was named the #1 Omni50 Award Winning Government Agency. Other agencies at the top of the winners list include: Small Business Administration, U.S. Army, Department of Defense, National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), Department of Homeland Security and Army & Air Force Exchange
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What was wrong with “Diversity Business?”

What was wrong with “Diversity Business?” Diversity Business has changed its name, focus and more – to serve and to be in step with a rapidly-changing business world. The word “diversity” has outlived its time. “Diversity” means seeing and labeling differences.“Inclusion” is the word, the energy and the meaning the world is increasingly demanding. “Inclusion” in business means an ideal, level playing field where all supplier/vendor firms are seen and hired based on their qualifications, abilities and quality, with no regard to separating issues of ethnicity, gender, etc.“Inclusion”means more choices for buyers. “Inclusion” means more opportunities for sellers. So we
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America’ s Top 50 Inclusion Corporations

Michelle Van Otten FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 1/25/17 | OMNIKAL | 1.203.255.8966 | michelle@omnikal.com America’s Top 50 Inclusion Corporations: Who’s Gaining Market Share By Doing The Right Thing?     Southport, CT: Today, OMNIKAL (formerly DiversityBusiness.com) announced the Omni50 Award Winners, which are the top 50 US corporations who are awarding the most business to the growing, culturally diverse vendor/supplier marketplace. These same corporations are also successfully appealing to the growing Millennial Generation, which, by 2020, will be the largest and most diverse population and market segment in America, * a market segment that is forcing brands to evolve from minority/diversity
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OMNIKAL 1st Annual Supply Chain Entrepreneur ‘Pitch’ Contest

OMNIKAL 1st Annual Supply Chain Entrepreneur ‘Pitch’ Contest – For $10,000 in cash prizes. “Every breakthrough business idea begins with solving a common problem. The bigger the problem, the bigger the opportunity.” – Michael Dell     What’s this? By now you might’ve figured out that we exist to support entrepreneurs in achieving their goals to Go Big. At this year’s annual Business Summit, we decided to ditch the boring panels and turn up the energy with a live pitch competition – done our way! Our goal with the first annual pitch competition is to give our entrepreneurs a chance
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Omnikal 17th National Business Summit Announced

Southport, CT/ — Omnikal (formerly DiversityBusiness.com), the nation’s largest, inclusive business organization, will be hosting its “17th Annual National Business Summit” at the Harvard Club in New York, NY on May 18, 2017  http://www.omnikal.com/summit/. The summit draws entrepreneurs, Fortune 1000 corporations, government agencies and social/tech enthusiast from all over the United States. The Omnikal summit offers a solid platform for the kind of  networking that is usually missing from daily business life. Omnikal will also host its 1st Annual Supply Chain Entrepreneur ‘Pitch’ Contest that’s open to all entrepreneurs http://www.omnikal.com/pitch-competition/.  The event will feature a special celebration for entrepreneurs and
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