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Kyia Jackson, Export Business Development Specialist Export Director JoAn Begay Notah Chris James, NCAIED President & CEO Derrick Watchman, Chairman of NCAIED Board of Directors Ruth Soberanes, International Trade Specialist U.S. Commercial Service Colin C. Hudson, International Trade Specialist, U.S. Commercial Service – Phoenix, AZ
Arizona MBDA Export Center Hosts Open House

Arizona MBDA Export Center Hosts Open House Dignitaries in attendance included Congressman Greg Stanton and MBDA officials MESA, AZ – The National Center for American…

Native Health and Business Leader Dr. Crystal Lee

Native Health and Business Leader Dr. Crystal Lee Shares Her Story with the National Center  We recently set down with Dr. Crystal Lee, co-founder and…

A Message From Our President — April 2022

I know it’s hard to believe, but we are only about 6 weeks out from the 2022 Reservation Economic Summit. This year’s event promises to…

The National Center Names 2022 Native American 40 Under 40 Recipients

Winners will be recognized at a reception on May 25th in Las Vegas, NV MESA, AZ – The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development…

The National Center Continues to Grow

The National Center recently welcomed new team members to our regional American Indian Procurement Technical Assistance Centers (AIPTACs) and Arizona Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA)…

National Center-Operated Arizona MBDA Export Center to Host Open House on April 14

National Center-Operated Arizona MBDA Export Center to Host Open House on April 14 Arizona MBDA Export Center will help Minority Business Enterprises and Native-Owned businesses…

Statement on the passing of Congressman Don Young:

Statement from Chris James, President and CEO of the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development, on the passing of Congressman Don Young: "The National…

National Center Spotlight: Board Member William D. Lowe, Speaker of the Muscogee (Creek) Nation National Council

William D. Lowe is a member of the Muscogee (Creek) Nation, a Board Member for The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development and was…

A Message from our President – March 2022

  Spring has arrived, which means that the 2022 Reservation Economic Summit is just around the corner. If you haven’t done so already, I encourage…

Arizona MBDA Export Center Business Spotlight: Robert Newman and Global Solutions International

  Robert Newman is the Owner and Chief Executive Officer of Global Solutions International (GSI), a company he founded in 2014. An emerging global management…

Spotlight on a Native Artist: Jeremy Dennis and “Ma’s House”

    [video width="1280" height="720" mp4="https://www.ncaied.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/01/jeremy_dennis_2-720p.mp4"][/video]     In August 2021, The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development traveled to the Shinnecock Reservation in…

National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development Receives $300,000 Grant from KeyBank

Funding aims to build resilience in Native American businesses as they address COVID-19-related challenges January 12, 2022 MESA, AZ – KeyBank has announced a $300,000 philanthropic grant…

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