CIC received the 2020 Supplier of the Year Award in Class IV category (annual sales greater than $50 million) from the National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC). This award recognizes outstanding minority business enterprises (MBEs) for their business growth and development, operational success, support of other minority businesses, and active participation in the community.
CIC was nominated for the award by Lilly del Caribe –a multinational pharmaceutical company and CIC client for more than 20 years, with whom the company have a string of successful projects.
The national awards virtual event held on October 29, 2020, recognized minority entrepreneurs who have excelled in providing quality services and products to major corporations that have a strong commitment to supplier diversity. There are nearly 12,000 NMSDC-certified minority businesses and 23 affiliate regional offices; each of the affiliate councils selected regional winners over the past year. In 2014, CIC was recognized as Supplier of the Year as well.