CVMSDC - MBE Summit '22

From Ideas to Action.
Get Your Business Ready for Growth!

All roads lead to Greenville (SC), December 5-6th for the 16th Annual MBE Summit 2022, sponsored by FLUOR.  Our theme is Be Ready: Financial Readiness, HR Readiness, Retail Readiness and Service Readiness!  We will have a bonus 3-hour workshop with international consultants to build and/or improve your operation work plans.

$99.00 Certified MBE // $249, Corporate Members

Use Matchmaker 365 for matchmaking.


Featured Speakers

Dan Beard - MBE Summit '22 Speaker

Dan Beard

The Digital Custodian

Kyle Breischaft - MBE Summit '22 Speaker

Kyle Breischaft

Guest Workshop Facilitator
Unite Advisors

Ben Bruce

Ben Bruce

Small Business Leader
Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.

Katy Burnau

Vice President
Fluor Mission Solutions

Gordon Caudle

Certified Business Guide
Pinnacle Business Guides

Forth Heffner - MBE Summit '22 Speaker

Forth Heffner

Business Leader and Coach
Unite Advisors

Dominique Milton - MBE Summit '22 Speakers

Dominique Milton

Chief Engagement Officer

Alexis Scipio - MBE Summit '22 Speaker

Alexis Scipio

The Thrive Point

Tyler Shaw - FLUOR

Tyler Shaw

Director of Sales

Russ Sorrells - MBE Summit '22 Speaker

Russ Sorrells

Own Your Category

Monique & Chevalo Wilsondebriano - MBE Summit '22 Speakers

Monique & Chevalo Wilsondebriano

Charleston Gourmet Burger Company


Day 1 – Monday, Dec 5

Crowne Plaza Greenville (851 Congaree Road)

Network with CVMSDC

2:00-5:00 PM

Every Business Needs an Operating System

Kyle Breischaft, Unite Advisors
Guest Workshop Facilitator

A 3-Hour Customized Workshop Designed to strengthen your business operating model. A must-have for any MBE wanting to scale.

* (This is an in-person session only)

6:00-9:00 PM

Networking & Game Night

Heavy Appetizers Provided

Day 2 – Tuesday, Dec 6

Fluor Greenville Office (100 Fluor Daniel Drive)

MBE Summit 2022 - CVMSDC

9:00-10:00 AM

Registration & Complimentary Headshots

10:00-11:00 AM

Opening Session – Financial Readiness

Wells Fargo

11:30 AM -12:30 PM

Intro to Retail Readiness

Monique & Chevalo Wilsondebriano
Charleston Gourmet Burger Company

* For MBEs with Retail Products

Note: Several Scholarships will be awarded for a 12-module retail readiness training program)

11:30 AM -12:30 PM

Packaging your Service Business to WIN Contracts

Alexis Scipio
The Thrive Point

* For MBEs with Service Businesses

12:45 – 1:45 PM

Fluor Luncheon – Be Mindful: Intro to ESG

2:00 – 4:15 PM

Matchmaking (15 Minute Slots)

* Matchmaker 365 Registration Required *

Summit Lodging

Crowne Plaza Greenville (851 Congaree Rd, Greenville, SC 29607)

Group Code: CVM

  • Guest Room: Deluxe King Group
  • Room Rate: $129.00 per room, per night, plus taxes
  • Cancellation Policy: 24 hours prior to check-in date
  • Group Reservation Deadline: Monday, November 28, 2022 at 11:00am

Complimentary Services

  • Breakfast for up to 2 guests per room, per day.
  • On-site parking.
  • Shuttle within a 5-mile radius, including transportation to Fluor.
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi.