MIAMI, FL – July 23, 2015 – (HISPANICIZE WIRE) – The Southern Florida Minority Supplier Development Council (SFMSDC), also known as the Gateway Council, is inviting the minority business community of South Florida to attend two power-packed events on July 28, 2015 at the Little Haiti Cultural Center located on 212 NE 59th Terrace, Miami FL 33137.

1. Winn-Dixie Vendor Opportunity PowerNet (3:00pm / FREE)

2. Business-2-Business (B2B) Alliance Reception (5:30pm / $20 per person)

The Winn-Dixie Vendor Opportunity PowerNet starts at 3pm and is a free event. During the Winn-Dixie Vendor Opportunity PowerNet, attendees will be able to learn about all the commodities Winn-Dixie is purchasing and they will be able to meet with Winn-Dixie purchasing team. A list of some of the products and services Winn-Dixie is purchasing can be previewed here: .

The Business-2-Business (B2B) Alliance Reception will follow the Winn-Dixie Vendor Opportunity PowerNet at 5:30pm and there is an admission fee of $20 per person. Attendees will be able to learn about SFMSDC’s plans to grow minority businesses; meet representatives from major corporations, government agencies and educational institutions actively seeking to do business with minority companies. Also, attendees will be able to get an update on the Council’s programs and services. View Reception Details:

Beatrice Louissaint, President & CEO with SFMSDC encourages Minority Business Owners in attendance to be prepared to connect with Corporate Members, Government Representatives, Educational Institutions, the SFMSDC’s Board of Directors and SFMSDC’s staff.

Click here to RSVP for the Winn-Dixie PowerNet event only

Click here to register for the B2B Reception only

— Want to attend BOTH EVENTS? Click here to register for both events

For any questions regarding these two events, please contact the Southern Florida Minority Supplier Development Council (SFMSDC) at 305-762-6151 or visit

About Winn-Dixie.
Winn-Dixie is one of the largest food retailers in America, operating more than 700 stores and 380 in-store pharmacies in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana and Mississippi. Winn-Dixie is a subsidiary of Bi-Lo Holdings.

The mission of the Southern Florida Minority Supplier Development Council is to link Corporations and Government Agencies with Minority Business Enterprises (MBEs) to foster business development and expansion. Visit us at to learn about MBE Certification.