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Reservation Economic Summit Las Vegas 2018
The Reservation Economic Summit (RES) events are an integral part of the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development’s ongoing commitment to the Native American Business Community. The RES events provide unparalleled access to respected tribal leaders, members of congress, federal agency representatives, state and local elected officials and top CEO’s on both a regional and national platform.
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The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. We at the National Center are proud of our work to advance the economic interests of Indian Country. Due in no small part to help from supporters like you, we are putting our motto – “we mean business for Indian Country” – to work.
NCAIED Programs And Services
The National Center for American Indian Economic Development takes great pride in providing scholarship awards to deserving and outstanding Native American community leaders. Our scholarship programs are an annual process requiring applicants to meet specific requirements and criteria to enter.
The National Center’s Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) provides professional business consulting services and technical assistance to Native American-owned businesses regarding marketing and selling to the Federal, state, local and tribal governments.
The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development hosts many national and regional events as well as several scholarship and awards galas. Our media section showcases photos and videos from these various events. A great way to get acquainted with the NCAIED family.
NEWS AND UPDATES
Four awardees will be honored during the Northwest Enterprise Development Conference in September August 24, 2017 MESA, AZ – The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (The National Center) announced the winners of its annual Native American Indian...read more
NCAIED Board of Directors Membership Openings In a continuing effort to strengthen our organization, the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (NCAIED) is seeking to fill 4 vacancies on our board of directors, bringing the total number to 18....read more
Winners will be recognized at the Northwest Enterprise Development Conference at the Tulalip Resort Casino on Wednesday, September 6th August 9, 2017 MESA, AZ – The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (NCAIED) is pleased to announce its 2017...read more
National Center President & CEO Chris James named to New Mexico Community Capital’s board of directors
NMCC shares the National Center's goal of strengthening local economies and encouraging the growth of businesses in emerging or underserved markets July 17, 2017 MESA, AZ - New Mexico Community Capital (NMCC) recently named Chris James, who currently serves as...read more
Why should you attend the Northwest Enterprise Development Conference? Check out the below FAQ to learn more about the conference! If you have questions, feel free to call (480) 545-1298 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Q: Who will be at the Northwest Enterprise...read more
This September, the National Center will introduce the Northwest Enterprise event and first YES! outside of New Mexico, held at Tulalip Resort Casino in Washington State ICMN Staff • July 4, 2017 The National Center is taking a fresh approach with its first-ever...read more
The National Center was a partner in the event designed to connect businesses to the Chinese market June 23, 2017 DETROIT, MI - The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development partnered with Alibaba for its Gateway ’17 conference, which took place...read more
Organizations send letter to Senate Defense Appropriations Subcommittee leadership June 19, 2017 WASHINGTON, DC – Chris James, President and CEO of the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development, and Michael Anderson, Executive Director of the Native...read more
“Power of the Past, Force for the Future” is theme for conference taking place at Tulalip Resort Casino in September June 5, 2017 MESA, AZ – The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (the National Center) announced today that it will host a new,...read more
National Center Board Chairman Derrick Watchman expresses concerns about cuts in the Administration’s FY 2018 Budget Request May 26, 2017 WASHINGTON, DC – The Administration’s fiscal year 2018 budget proposal leaves many programs that benefit Indian Country economic...read more