August 05, 2009
Pawhuska, OK- The Osage Nation purchases an average of $80 Million in products and services each year. On August 12th & 13th, Osage Nation purchasing representatives, and other government procurement representatives will be on hand to answer questions and deliver information on how to contract with the Osage Nation.
Participating Osage Nation departments include:
Million Dollar Elm Casinos, Housing, Properties, Procurement, Palace Grocery, Osage Nation Gift Shop, 8A Contracts, Osage Home Health and Osage, LLC. If your business or service would like to start building a business relationship with the Osage Nation, you need to attend this conference.
The conference will provide both Osage and Non-Osage Businesses to showcase their products and services. This conference will allow dialogue for streamlining the procurement process for Osage Nation to become “Business Friendly”.
Osage Owned Businesses and other Business Enterprises, Osage Nation Purchasing Representatives, Osage LLC representatives will convene and discuss business, economic development opportunities for American Indian and non-Indian Entrepreneurs.
Tex Hall, Chairman, Inter-tribal Economic Alliance
Representative from the Office of Secretary of Commerce
Congressman Mark Simms, Chairman Osage Nation Congress Economic Development Committee
Neil Cornelius, CEO, Million Dollar Elm Casinos
Carol Leese, CEO, Osage LLC
Joan Temeche, Executive Director, Native Nations Institute
Jonathan Taylor, Taylor Policy Group
and Panel discussions on: Mechanics of working with the Osage Nation
Additionally, the Osage Nation and Million Dollar Elm will be hosting a job fair for potential employment opportunities.
You don’t want to miss this opportunity!
August 12, 5:00 to 7:00 pm & August 13, 2008 9:00am to 5:00pm
Osage Million Dollar Elm Event Center
Contact the Osage Nation at 918/287-5555
Or visit out website at http://www.osagetribe.comClick here to see Osage Business Owners Conference brochure.