GREENVILLE, SC — Dewhit Inc
., a leading Southeastern-based janitorial services company, was recently honored as a Supplier of the Year by the Carolinas Minority Supplier Development Council
(MSDC) at the 2010 Business Opportunity Conference, according to a press release.
The event recognized progress and achievement by minority businesses in honoring individuals and corporations at the awards program held at the Hyatt Regency in Greenville, South Carolina
According to the release, Dewhit was selected as the top supplier within the Tier Two ($1-10 million in revenues) category, the release stated.
"We are particularly proud to honor individuals and organizations who understand that promoting and supporting the development of minority business enterprises (MBEs) not only helps the business community, but is essential to regional competitiveness," said Ray Lattimore, chief executive officer (CEO) of Marketplace Staffing of Greenville
, one of the host organizations for the CMSDC''s Business Opportunity Conference.
Minority suppliers are among the fastest-growing segment of today''s business landscape, the release noted.