Join us at our FIRST in person Awards Celebration as we honor the achievements of the individuals and companies who have demonstrated exceptional commitment to providing quality service and promoting economic inclusion. The Awards Celebration is the culmination of highlighting the success of GNEMSDC certified MBEs and the commitment to supplier diversity by the corporate members in the region.

The following 2022 awards will be given out:

  • National Corporation of the Year
  • Buyer of the Year
  • Advocate of the Year
  • MBE to MBE Empowerment Award
  • Institution of Higher Learning of the Year
  • MBE Supplier of the Year
  • Sustainable Supplier Award
  • Firecracker Award 
  • Pivot Award 
  • Innovate & Elevate Award
  • Carlton Highsmith Award 
  • Shining Star Award

Registration has closed.

If you have a question regarding this event, please reach out to Eliza Ramirez at

To view our Awards Celebration Electronic Program Book, click here: GNEMSDC 2022 Awards Book by J Toothman – Flipsnack


Together…We Continue to Rise”

December 9, 2022 (12 – 2pm)

MassBio (700 Technology Square, Cambridge, MA)

Parking garge information: Technology Square Garage (595 Technology Square)



Thank you to our 2022 Annual Awards Celebration Sponsors!



GNEMSDC Annual Sponsors