Blue Cross Celebrates Diversity With 10th Annual Supplier Diversity Awards

Taylar Kobylas

| 2 min read

Though we embrace diversity every day in our business, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan celebrates diversity in a special way each year through the Supplier Diversity Awards. The event acknowledges women and minority owned vendors, corporate procurement teams and others who champion partnerships with diverse individuals. This year marked the 10th anniversary of the awards and honored those making strides in diversity as teams, suppliers, business units and more. The awards mean a great deal to Blue Cross as a company, but also hold value for Michigan's economy. This year's award winners included:
BCBSM leadership also knows how crucial diversity is to our business. Below, they explain the value of diversity in their own words:
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Partnering organizations of the Supplier Diversity Awards also included:
  • Asian Pacific American Chamber of Commerce
  • Michigan Minority Supplier Development Council
  • Michigan Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
  • Women's Business Enterprise Council – Great Lakes
  • Michigan Economic Development Corporation
  • Detroit Economic Growth Corporation
Want to learn more about BCBSM's diversity and inclusion efforts? Read the following posts: 
All photo credit: Kristie Stocker

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