Investing in Diverse Suppliers

Con Edison contributes to the economic vitality of the communities we serve by creating opportunities for small businesses and minority- and women-owned businesses. These suppliers help our company deliver safe, reliable, and sustainable energy to our customers.

2016 Excellence Awards

In recognition of our demonstrated commitment and leadership, we’ve received Supplier Diversity excellence awards from the following organizations:

  • Edison Electric Institute
  • Society of Indo-American Engineers & Architects
  • Women Business Entrepreneurs National Council

Developing Diverse Suppliers

In order to develop a pipeline of competitive minority- and women-owned businesses, we have worked with local community groups as well as local and national trade associations, including:

  • New York and New Jersey Minority Supplier Development Council
  • Women Presidents' Educational Organization
  • New York City Department of Small Business Services' Corporate Alliance Program/Columbia University Construction Mentorship Program
  • Regional Alliance Clearinghouse for Small Contractors
  • Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses program and Procurement Technical Assistance Centers affiliated with LaGuardia College
  • South Bronx Overall Economic Development Corporation
  • Orange County Chamber of Commerce

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