This issue of American DBE features companies and organizations advancing their mission through giving back to others along the way. The cover story features Corporate Environmental Risk Management (CERM), an Atlanta-based environmental, engineering and program management firm led by Albert Edwards. Feature stories include Clark Construction Group and the Tuskegee NEXT organization, a Chicago-based non-profit […]
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Onyx Enterprise, LLC President and CEO Tarolyn Buckles shares her firm’s story and journey toward success. Buckles is an engineer and entrepreneur building an engineering consulting, program management, and construction management firm based in Detroit, Michigan. Onyx Enterprise provides construction inspection services, materials testing and water/wastewater engineering. The firm is a certified woman-owned and minority-owned […]
Visit the American DBE website to read the Spring 2014 issue. The magazine is published quarterly by Evolution Supportive Services. The latest issue contains feature articles on the Atlanta-based Concessions International, FHWA’s Associate Administrator of Civil Rights Warren Whitlock, and a recent ruling on an important DBE fraud case in Idaho. In addition, this issue of American […]
American DBE Magazine recently partnered with the Hispanic Contractors Association of the Carolina’s to provide a media sponsorship for the 2013 “NC Hispanic Construction Conference & Brilliance Awards Luncheon“ The conference will provide Hispanic contractors and subcontractors with information about the most important areas of their construction businesses and recognize the outstanding performance of HCAC […]
Evolution Supportive Services is proud to introduce American DBE Magazine. The magazine will publish in June 2013. The American DBE Magazine platform is a transportation industry-oriented informational, educational, and networking resource that connects stakeholders in the USDOT Disadvantaged Business Enterprise program; fostering a national conversation among industry participants and thereby increasing the overall success and effectiveness of the DBE program. Download a copy of […]
Although he wasn’t my favorite, Michael Jordan is generally held as the greatest player to ever lace up a pair of sneakers on the basketball floor. Evidence of this fact is that the “Air Jordan” sneakers are probably the best selling basketball shoe of all time, thanks to the legion of fans that want to […]
Since starting my professional career as a management associate at a bank twenty-five years ago, I have had the opportunity to analyze, participate in, and work with countless small and diverse businesses. One truth that is clearer to me now than ever before is that business growth is not as much a determinant of success […]