***MEDIA ADVISORY*** WSSC’s SLMBE Office Director Towanda Livingston Featured Panelist at the 2012 Women’s Power Conference
OFFICE OF COMMUNICATIONS AND COMMUNITY RELATIONS
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Laurel – August, 27, 2012: Towanda Livingston, Director of the Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission’s (WSSC) Small, Local and Minority Business Enterprise Office, will be a featured panelist at the 2012 Women’s Power Conference on August 30 at the Bethesda Marriott Conference Center.
Livingston, a key supporter of the growing national Supplier Diversity movement, will discuss how to do business with WSSC and how the WSSC Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) Program benefits the local business communities.
“It’s important that WSSC fosters a business environment that is inclusive in purchasing practices, expands contract opportunities and cultivates the growth of women-owned businesses in Prince George’s and Montgomery counties,” Livingston said.
|WHO:||Towanda Livingston, Director of WSSC’s SLMBE Office|
|WHAT:||2012 Women’s Power Conference, “Power Talks” Session|
|WHEN:||3 p.m., Thursday August 30, 2012|
Bethesda Marriott Conference Center, 5701 Marinelli Road, Bethesda
For 100 years, WSSC has proudly served the citizens of Prince George’s and Montgomery counties – providing drinking water that has always met strict Safe Drinking Water Act standards and protecting the environment through vital water resource recovery services. Our vision is to be THE world-class water utility, where excellent products and services are always on tap.