CDS works diligently to promote diversity in every facet of our business. Through diversified employment and partnerships with fellow Minority/Women Business entities (MWBEs), we have created an environment that thrives on this concept.
We are highly accomplished in the Supplier Diversity world, we possess the necessary certifications, and we are ready work with you on projects requiring a certified and qualified minority/woman-owned firm to secure a contract.
CDS aligns with your Diversity Team, Executives, and Procurement department to establish a smooth working relationship with your Business and Technology divisions. Our goal is to provide added value to your organization through your Diversity Supplier Program with our innovative Information Technology solutions delivered nationally, and in some cases, globally.
“Diversity: the art of thinking independently together.” – Malcom Forbes
Diversity at Home
After achieving MWBE Certification, CDS has been committed to maximizing its own diversity, partnering with clients nationwide that encourage MWBEs. This has allowed CDS to establish a strong presence, while also increasing revenue. In fact, since opening in 2007, our revenue has grown by 800%.
“Opportunities are abundant for businesses who offer diversity. We are in the market to capitalize on those opportunities and to push our business to the next level,” says Anitha Sakamuri, President & CEO of CDS. “In fact, companies are approaching us to help them put diversity into their business model.”
“To embrace complexity is to treasure diversity. To eliminate uncertainties is to limit possibilities. Be ready to walk out of your comfort zone for sustainability.” – Kelvin Chau
Why is Supplier Diversity Important?
Supplier Diversity is key to conducting business today, and vital to the national and global growth of your firm.
Aligning with a Diversity Supplier who understands your business, your corporate direction, and delivers creative product and services solutions positively impacts your customer relationships, the business community, and the general population.
Commitment to building a diverse supply base that reflects your diverse customer base is critical. The Federal Government promotes and monitors supplier diversity.
Vendor costs can be contained, and often, decreased through supplier diversity.
“Diversity in the world is a basic characteristic of human society, and also the key condition for a lively and dynamic world as we see today.” – Jinato Hu
Why Align with CDS as your Diversity Supplier?
CDS strategically provides value by delivering innovative, complex and critical information technology initiatives to customers seeking to reduce costs and increase efficiency.
CDS stands behind its solutions with the promise of value.
CDS has broad technical expertise paired with the ability to be flexible and swift.
CDS fosters “Win-Win” scenarios for all parties involved.
CDS has the experience to align our capabilities with customers’ goals and strategies.
CDS is experienced in understanding our customers’ business models, and we deliver on business drivers and expectations.
CDS has a proven track record that demonstrates our high level of performance.
MWBE Certification commands passage to the next level as a business entity. Partnerships with fellow MWBEs are crucial to our success, because they provide a strong business foundation and unite similar organizations under a common goal: To deliver high quality service while being responsible, flexible, and innovative.
To partner with CDS as a supplier with MWBE Certification, please contact our Supplier Diversity Team and include a copy of your company’s certification: