|Fire Alarm Vendor||Rugs|
|Burglar Alarm Vendor||General Contractors|
|Fire Suppression||Building Supplies|
|Fire Extinguisher||Air Compressor|
|Snow Plowing||Baler Repairs|
|Rolling Stock||Pallets Program/Services|
|Overhead Doors||Dock Equipment|
|Generator||All Repairs & Maintenance|
|8:30-9:00am||Registration & Power Breakfast|
|10:00- Noon||Business Building Meetings|
|Noon- 1:00pm||Lunch (sponsored by Diamond Contractors, Inc.)|
|1:00- 4:30pm||Business Building Meetings|
Training Session Objectives:
To provide flexibility and convenience in respect to your schedules there will be two capability statement Web–Ex training sessions for all suppliers to attend.
There is a room block available of ten rooms at the Marriott Kansas City Downtown, located at 200 West 12th Street Kansas City, MO. 64105 for January17-19, 2018. Reservations can be secured through this link:CVS Health Supplier Diversity 2018 Midwest Distribution Center BBE Room Reservations
Dress is business casual.
Parking is available at the KP&L parking garage for a fee.
Guest parking at One Kansas City Place: KCP&L has 10 “Visitor” parking spaces allotted in the new corporate headquarters. If you’re visiting, enter the garage from the Baltimore Street entrance and proceed up the ramp (disregard the sign that directs visitors to turn right – this is not for KCP&L visitors). The up ramp turns to the right and immediately on the left are the KCP&L Visitor spaces, with signs identifying them as “Visitor Parking – KCP&L” and numbered 1 through 10. When those spaces are full please choose any parking spot that does not have a reserved sign. You can then follow signs directing visitors to the pedestrian entrance of the facility. Upon entering the building, all visitors should be directed to the first floor Guest Reception and from there the receptionist will call the person you are here to visit. Visitors can get their parking tickets validated at the Guest Reception Desk as well. The parking garage only accommodates vehicles smaller than 6'3" or smaller than a large SUV such as a Cadillac Escalade.
Decision makers will review your company profile and capability statement. Based on the sub-contractors match with their category of needs, meetings will be scheduled with the sub-contractor. Frequency of meetings will be determined by the needs of the decision makers.
YES, you must submit a completed business profile and use the attached capability statement template and/or upload your own statement. Capability statements should be no more than two pages. You must also agree to CVS Health’s Supplier Base Qualifications
No, all diverse companies are welcome to participate whether or not you currently have certification. Please note that you will need to become certified in order to secure a contract. If you are interested in becoming certified, we would be able to provide materials and contact information. If you are a supplier with certification we are presently accepting those listed below:
|NAME OF CERTIFYING AGENCY||TYPE OF CERTIFICATION||WEB SITE / CONTACT INFORMATION|
|National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC)||Minority Business Enterprise||www.nmsdc.org 1-212-944-2430|
|Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC)||Women Business Enterprise||www.wbenc.com 1-202-872-5515|
|National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO)||Women Business Enterprise||www.nawbo.org 1-703-506-3268|
|Association for Service Disabled Veterans (ASDV)||Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise||www.asdv.org 1-202-543-1942|
|National Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC)||www.nglcc.org 1-202-234-9181|
|United States Department of Veteran Affairs (USDVA )||Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise||www.va.gov and various other governmental certifying agencies|
|Small Business Administration (SBA)||Small Business Enterprise, Disadvantage Business Enterprise, Hubzone, 8 (a)||www.sba.gov – contact local agency|
|Office Of Small Business Certification and Resources (OSBCR)||Small Business Enterprise, Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise||www.osmb.dgs.ca.gov 1-800-559-5529|
|Various State, City, and County Certifications||Check Local Listing||Contact Local State Agency|
The CVS Health attendees will be from the following departments: Logistics, Construction, Facilities & Maintenance.
A Business Profile will showcase your company and services offered. This will help the decision makers to see all your company's key points and decide if they desire to hear more details about your services.
A Capability Statement generally functions as a more detailed yet simple snap shot marketing/selling tool for your business much like an employment resume. You should highlight four specific components of your operation. Please limit it to one but no more than two pages in length.
Both will be required in order to provide decision makers with visibility to your organization's experience and capacity to provide a quality service.
Registration for diverse sub-contractors is complimentary and includes access to the general session, meals, and a meeting schedule.
Yes, two WebEx training sessions will be scheduled to assist you in preparing a capability statement. A template will be provided for you to populate with your company information. You will also have the option to upload your own two-page capability statement.
The NAICS codes in large measure will help align and match diverse sub-contractor technical services and any other capabilities required to match the decision maker’s business needs.
During registration for this event, we are asking you to select your primary NAICS code from the list that is provided, and if applicable, type additional services in the text box available for us to further review.
For more information on NAICS please visit: www.naics.com. Once there, On top right select NAICS Identification Tools then enter a “keyword” or “category” under the NAICS keyword search and click on submit to find the code that accurately reflects categories and/or services you provide.
By emailing BusinessBuildingEvent@cvscaremark.com
Questions regarding event content: Please contact CVS Health Supplier Diversity team at BusinessBuildingEvents@CVSHealth.com.
What are you best known for: what is your greatest strength?
What are some of your most recent projects?
Who else have you worked with?
What kind of work do you want to be doing more of?
Who’s a good reference for your work?
What’s your capacity?
What solutions do you offer?
What problems do you solve?• Bring more than one copy of your capability statement. Remember: The capability statement is a snapshot of your company that serves as a resume for your business.