Benefits to M/WBE Members:

  • Professional development through the TADP (Technical Assistance and Developmental Pool) and the Memphis Business Academy which includes training seminars and workshops
  • Opportunity to participate in the Economic Development Forum, the largest economic development conference in the mid-south that convenes the community to address the value and importance of minority economic development 
  • Direct and meaningful access to corporate decision makers
  • Listing in the M/WBE Directory (must be UCA certified)
  • Opportunity to attend information meetings and other networking events
  • Opportunity to participate in the Business Partnering Program
  • Opportunity to have a business advocate that will proactively provide industry data and trends along with strategic recommendations to support business growth.

*   The Uniform Certification Agency is a division of The MMBC Continuum.   Members certified through UCA remain members of UCA with unlimited services including certification and re-certification, an assigned Strategic Business Advisor (SBA) and a company profile listing in the UCA Directory. 

Economic Development Forum

By All Accounts the 2013 Economic Development Forum was a Success!

Attendees gave the EDF a 4.7 out 5 rating!

2013 EDF Highlight Video
(Speakers, presenters and more!)

SAVE THE DATE for EDF 2014 - August 26-28

2014 Economic Development Forum

August 26-28
Memphis Cook Convention Center
Memphis, TN 38103

Registration Information

 Click Here to View EDF Highlight Video