OfficeMax, our office product supplier has enabled us to run reports by spend with Diverse Vendors. This year we have purchased over 541 items so far!
Jefferson is proud to do business with 19 of the top 40 Best Companies for Diversity 2010 as measured by Blackenterprise.com
Blackenterprise.com measured against four key categories:
- Employee Base:
- The percentage of African Americans and members of other ethnic minority groups represented in a given company's total workforce.
- Board of Directors:
- The percentage of African Americans and other ethnic minorities represented on corporate boards.
- Senior Management:
- The percentage of senior management positions held by African Americans and members of other ethnic groups.
- Supplier Diversity:
- The percentage of total procurement dollars spent with companies owned by African Americans and members of other ethnic minority groups.
The complete list can be found on the Black Enterprise web site.