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Supplier Diversity Toolkit Workshop

September 11 @ 12:30 pm - September 12 @ 4:00 pm EDT

Supplier Diversity Toolkit

Kickstart this fall season with clarity and inspiring content!

Join WBE Canada for the Supplier Diversity Toolkit Workshop – a half-day Member-only training designed for those ready to build or upscale their supplier diversity strategy.

What you will learn:

  • Latest updates from WBE Canada
  • Key Components of Supplier Diversity Strategy
  • Developing KPIs for Supplier Diversity
  • Idea Exchange – Bring your best ideas, tips and tricks for supplier diversity
  • Peer conversations – Bring your questions

REGISTRATION – Invitation only (Valid Corporate Membership is required)

Meet the presenters:

Jamie CrumpJamie Crump

Jamie Crump has focused her career in strategic sourcing and supplier diversity across a variety of industries including banking, heavy equipment rental, IT, pharmaceutical, telecommunications, and welding & medical supply. She is currently the Lead Consultant for WBE Canada’s Accelerator program for corporate members. A frequent speaker at procurement, diversity, and leadership events across the U.S., Canada, UK, and Europe, Jamie has also been responsible for manufacturing and business operations, software development, acquisition integration, and sales and marketing strategy over the course of her career. Crump is the author of Backstage Pass: Pulling the Curtain Back on the Business of Supplier Diversity that looks at how supplier diversity interacts with other areas of business or cast members. Termed the missing business strategy, she shows how a supplier diversity business strategy makes a company more competitive and profitable. Jamie has served on several boards and industry/trade associations. Currently, she serves as a board member of the Union County Historical Society and is an advisory board member for Diversity Professional, ProcureCon, and Hovair Systems Manufacturing, Inc. She is a member of the Association for Luxury Suite Directors (ALSD), Global Business Travel Association (GBTA), the Institute for Supply Management (ISM), and National Association of Environmental Professionals (NAEP).


Lindsay Lapaquette

Lindsay Lapaquette

Lindsay Lapaquette, M.Sc.(A), applies her expertise in the neuroscience of communication to help managers foster an environment of trust and respect so that everyone can bring their best selves to work. As a disabled mom to disabled children, Lindsay has spent her career challenging her own internalized beliefs and biases. She believes that we can all create a more inclusive world through daily interpersonal interactions and committed advocacy for policy change. With a thirst to learn that can never be quenched, Lindsay brings extensive experience in emotional regulation, trauma-informed de-escalation, cultural proficiency, collaborative problem-solving, and mental health to her work.


September 11 @ 12:30 pm EDT
September 12 @ 4:00 pm EDT
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