PARTNER  TESTIMONIES.jpg

PARTNER
TESTIMONIES

CRS-Group-Logo.png

BIO

The CRS Group is a leading professional recruiting firm based in Chicago.
The company delivers a scalable and productive workforce by engaging professionals and organizations to drive innovation and sustainability.

Our partnership with CDW spans almost 15 years. This longevity and commitment to diversity is a true partnership, which has enabled our firm to grow and deliver quality and exceptional customer service to both CDW and its customers.

 

Michael Gaines,

Founder, President & CEO
of The CRS Group

CRS_Michael Gaines.jpg
Red_Quote marks- bottom.png
 
Chicago minority supplier development co

BIO

The Chicago Minority Supplier Development Council, Inc. (Chicago MSDC) is a premier organization for increasing business opportunities between major buying organizations and

minority-owned businesses.

The Chicago MSDC is honored and privileged to work with our strategic partner CDW and their commitment toward diversity initiatives.

As a partner, CDW is very intentional in working closely with the minority business community, supporting and sharing their best practices in supplier diversity.

Together, we will move the needle on diversity, equity and inclusion in the business arena by developing, advocating and connecting our MBE’s with opportunities from CDW. The impact and solutions that we make together will provide the necessary fuel for our collective value proposition and strengthen our engagement.

 

Vincent Williams,

President and Chief
Executive Officer,

Chicago Minority Supplier
Development Council

CMSDC_Vincent Williams.jpg
Red_Quote marks- bottom.png
 
jenne_logo.png

BIO

Jenne, Inc. is a leading U.S. –based distributor of technology products focusing on unified communications and collaboration, data networking, video conferencing, physical security, the Internet of Things (IoT) and the cloud, including equipment and software for the SMB and Enterprise markets.

Our relationship with CDW has helped uncover new opportunities for us as a distributor while at the same time helping CDW meet diversity requirements from some of their largest customers.

 

Dan Wild,

Senior Director of Strategic

Relationships, Jenne Distributors

Jenne_Dan Wild.jpg
Red_Quote marks- bottom.png
 
ICP_Performance.png

BIO

ICP, Inc. is a recognized industry leader in IT product, deployment, integration and support services. Privately held for more than 30 years, we are a certified Minority/Woman–Owned Business Enterprise (MWBE) that serves organizations throughout the United States.

 

Our clients include OEMs, the Fortune 1000, state and local governments, educational institutions, and mid-sized businesses representing a wide range of industries.

In less than two years, our relationship with CDW expanded significantly when ICP became an official WBE supplier under CDW-G’s NYC Requirements Contract as well as participating in their MSA for services. Collectively, we have supported NYC government agencies through the most unprecedented and challenging times our industry has ever seen. Through this, we have quickly become a valued partner to CDW as ICP is being introduced and engaged throughout the CDW-G organization. We look forward to further developing our relationship with CDW-G, where we can help deliver efficient services and solutions to our mutual customers.

 

Michelle Fabozzi,

President & CEO,
ICP

ICP_Michelle Fabozzi.jpg
Red_Quote marks- bottom.png
 
liquid-pc-logo.jpeg

BIO

Liquid PC is a women-owned global distributor

and a trusted advisor to a large variety of diverse product companies, including virtualization, security, business productivity and

licensing software.

CDW has been crucial to our growth over the last few years. They have helped expand our services business through all segments, as well as supported us with challenging state contracts. Most recently, CDW has included us in their top 3 partners to cultivate the ever-growing cloud business. We are beyond grateful for the close partnership we have and can only hope to continue building for many years to come.

 

Loretta Sivret,

Owner & President,
Liquid PC

Liquid_Loretta Sivret.jpg
Red_Quote marks- bottom.png
 

RGMA

BIO

The CRS Group is a leading professional recruiting firm based in Chicago.
The company delivers a scalable and productive workforce by engaging professionals and organizations to drive innovation and sustainability.

CDW has excelled in developing an award-winning Supplier Diversity Program to augment an exceptional small business subcontracting program.

Kristin Malek, CDW’s director of business diversity is one of the leading supplier diversity professionals in corporate America. Her most notable achievement has been guiding CDW to become a prestigious Billion Dollar Roundtable member.

 

Ralph G. Moore,

President,
RGMA

RGMO_Ralph G Moore.jpg
Red_Quote marks- bottom.png
 
R MO Diversity solutions.jpeg

BIO

R Mo Diversity Solutions opens opportunities for businesses with large corporations and government agencies. We evaluate businesses belonging to various industries & categories and assist to certify with eligible certifications.
We don’t stop there, we further research and bid on contracts, make the introductions and guide through the process to have a successful growth opportunities.

CDW intentionally focuses on increasing diversity to sustain economy and provide opportunities for wide range of suppliers.

R Mo sources and certifies diverse suppliers, small to large from all over the nation for CDW projects.
Kristin Malek, CDW’s Director of Business Diversity encouraged us to serve in new capacities, which has greatly increased our capabilities to expand to other

corporate partners.

Ranjani Mohana,

Owner President of
R Mo Diversity Solutions

Picture2.jpg
Red_Quote marks- bottom.png
 
Diversity-multiplier-effect.jpg

When CDW partners with a small or minority-owned business, we’re investing in its community too.