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Supplier Diversity Virtual Workshops

Who Should Attend: Diverse Suppliers (minority-, women-, veterans-, disabled-, LGBT-owned suppliers and small businesses), Contractors and Business Owners.

Vendor Registration 101  – Learn how to join Marshall University’s listing of vendors via Bonfire Portal. Vendors registered within Bonfire will receive automatic notifications of goods and services for solicitation. The workshop provides a step-by-step approach to registration using the Bonfire portal.

When: October 15, 2020 from 10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
Where: Zoom Link –
Meeting ID: 962 5719 5365
Passcode: 840544
Dial in at: 1 646 876 9923 US
To register  click here
Cost: Free

Bidding ProcessBidding Process will assist organizations to understand bidding documentation issued by Marshall University. Breaking down the solicitation into easy-to-understand sections and provide an overview insight into the evaluation process at Marshall.  Recent process changes because of COVID-19.

When: October 28, 2020 from 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Where: Zoom workshop –
Meeting ID: 969 2178 9926
Passcode: 435386
Dial in at: 1 646 876 9923 US
To register click here
Cost: Free

After the AwardYou are now the awardee of a public solicitation, now what? How do you get paid? What is the end of contract requirements? These and more items will be discussed during the workshop.

When: November 11, 2020 from 10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Where: Zoom workshop –
Meeting ID: 955 0549 8415
Passcode: 171643
Dial in at: 1 646 876 9923 US
To register click here
Cost: Free

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Should you have any questions, please contact Tracey Brown-Dolinski at 304-696-3157 or via email at or

For additional information on Marshall’s Supplier Diversity Program, please visit here