American Meetings, Inc. (AMI) is humbled and proud to accept the Global Supplier of the Year Award. The Global Supplier of the Year Award is chosen from over 1,000 member organizations and recognizes the company’s growth, exemplary service, the superior development of supplier diversity initiatives, and overall positive corporate feedback. In addition, the award recognizes the company whose documented growth demonstrates a real benefit of adopting and furthering the mission of the NGLCC. AMI has shown a sustained and ongoing commitment to supplier diversity. AMI’s CEO Andy McNeill points out that “AMI’s win is a testament to the diversity of The American Meetings Network and we’re proud the committee members recognized the 50% increase in active diverse suppliers we’ve experienced”. Along with strength of the network, AMI was able to document success in several major areas to win the coveted Supplier of the Year award. These accomplishments include:
- $3.4 million in documented Tier 2 spend through the thousands of active suppliers on The American Meetings Network.
- 4 Major multi-year corporate contracts secured since certification.
- 40% growth in corporate headcount since certification.