The Pinnacle Awards is the premier event for women in business, and honors incredible leading women for their outstanding contributions to the workplace and commitment to enhancing the quality of life in the region.
11:00am - 1:30pm
Omni Boston Hotel at the Seaport
Stay connected with Boston's entrepreneur, business, and innovation community! This event is hosted in partnership with Innovation Studio.
8:30am - 10:30am
Roxbury Innovation Center
Join City Awake for our first social experience event of 2023!
4:45pm - 8:00pm
Cambridge School of Culinary Arts
Our Boston’s Future Leaders (BFL) program provides emerging leaders with a socially conscious and civically engaged leadership toolkit, as well as the opportunity to apply their knowledge through experiential assignments.
Join our Transformational DEI Certificate! Our comprehensive learning & development offerings are designed to connect and grow strong leaders who lead both inside and out of the office.
Our Women’s Leadership Program enables you to take your leadership to the next level by arming you with the most in-demand leadership toolkit.
Our Economic Inclusion Committee provides strategic support around research, policies, and programs that are focused on building equal opportunity.
We are developing an ecosystem of corporations and partners with the influence and buying power to transform economic inclusion for minority business enterprises (MBEs).
The Fierce Urgency of Now Festival brings Boston’s diverse young professionals together with business leaders, organizations and their peers to build connection, advance careers and ignite positive change.
City Awake empowers young professionals in a variety of ways that encourages these rising leaders to stay invested in the region’s future success.
BIMA (the Boston Interactive Media Association) serves a vibrant community of like-minded professionals from agencies, brands, publishers, and ad-tech companies with business interests in the New England market.
For more than 25 years, the Chamber’s Women’s Network has connected female professionals of all background and career levels. Today, our Women’s Network is the largest in New England, strengthening the professional networks of women each year.
Through MITX (the Massachusetts Innovation and Technology Exchange), we’re building valuable connections between the people and ideas behind technology and its impact on the future of customer experiences, all to create a community that’s finding tomorrow’s solutions together.
We support small business through public policy initiatives, events designed to connect small businesses in Greater Boston to their peers and established business leaders, professional development offerings, and free small business advising.
Explore our mission and values to better understand how we are leading the business community forward.
Our member directory is your resource to discover, connect, and engage with Boston’s businesses from every industry and sector.
The runway towards systemic opportunity
Senior Director, Economic Inclusion
Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce
Attract new and additional MBEs by featuring your upcoming procurement opportunities on our cohort-wide opportunities list.
Gain deeper connections with individual MBEs to help your team succeed in their engagement and development of supplier pipelines.
Present a Doing Business webinar to connect directly with MBEs so they can be better prepared to apply for your opportunities in a way that satisfies your procurement needs.
Your organization will gain access to resources and events that will elevate your supplier diversity practices and procedures.
Promote your MBE engagement and DEI successes by sharing your news and events across our channels, reaching our 6,000+ followers on LinkedIn and 17,000 on Twitter. And don’t forget to submit your nominations for Company and Individual of the Year in our Pacesetters Awards.
Learn from your peers across industries and gain insights on best practice, including through our quarterly convenings and training on subjects such as unconscious bias in procurement.
The Chamber is eager to amplify the variety of businesses of color throughout Massachusetts. Through the lists below, buyers may find and contact minority-owned enterprises in the region who are ready and available to do business with Pacesetters.
These lists are meant to supplement your corporations’ own pipeline of MBE suppliers, and are by no means exhaustive. We encourage spend and new connections with MBEs across Massachusetts.
Sourcing and Supply Chain Executive, Point32Health
Manager, Supplier Diversity, Mass General Brigham