message from the president
Krystal J. Brumfield
President & CEO
Airport Minority Advisory Council (AMAC)
*As a reminder, AMAC will be closed on Monday, May 29, 2017 in observance of Memorial Day. Normal operating hours will resume on Tuesday, May 30, 2017. AMAC salutes every American who has fought for our country's freedom. Happy Memorial Day!*
AMAC Board of Directors Election
Here are the 2017 AMAC Board of Directors Nominees. Please be advised that the electronic voting period will be open May 29 - June 9, 2017. As a voting member, your initial impact on the direction, goals and initiatives of AMAC is in the election process. Whether standing for office yourself, supporting a nominee or simply making certain that your vote is counted, participation in the election process is an opportunity and responsibility. For more information on please contact Kendrick Dandridge at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Second Vice Chair
Lynn Boccio (unopposed)
Randy Hazelton (unopposed)
Simeon Terry | Kevin Holt
Regional Director - Northeast
Monir Saji | Kenneth Turner
Regional Director - Great Lakes
Tonja Pastorelle (unopposed)
Regional Director - Northwest
Marques Warren (unopposed)
Regional Director - Central
Roger Spearman (unopposed)
DBELO and Supplier Diversity Leaders Breakfast @ the Annual Airport Business Diversity Conference: The Magic of Flight
Business Matchmaking @ the Annual Airport Business Diversity Conference: The Magic of Flight
- Go to http://amacbusinessdiversityconference.com/
- Click on Register Now in the upper right hand corner
- Sign in to your registration.
- Edit your Personal Info Page by selecting "Yes" for the Business Matchmaking section.
- Complete the questions in this section.
Concessions Retail RFP Industry Day
Thursday, June 1, 2017
DC SBDC Small Business Summit
The DC SBDC Business Summit's primary goal is to encourage and promote effective networking and engagement between government agencies, large business, MBE/DBE/ACDBE and HubZone small businesses through both attendee and exhibitor opportunities and resources.
Rewarding Cleanliness with Contracts
Keeping a busy airport like St. Louis Lambert International clean and in tip-top condition is an enormous undertaking. Charles L. Brown, owner of Regency Enterprises Services, LLC, a certified MBE/DBE/ACDBE firm that is currently operating under an emergency maintenance contract at the Airport was recently rewarded at the recent Business Diversity Forum.
Brown and Regency have received other accolades through the years as well. Regency was named one of the "Top 25 Minority Owned Companies" by the St. Louis Business Journal and Brown was recognized as one of the "Top 100 People to Know in St. Louis" by St. Louis Small Business Monthly.
Armstrong Airport Picks New Orleans Native as New Leader
Louis Armstrong International Airport's governing board has picked a New Orleans native with 40 years in the aviation industry to lead MSY as it prepares to open a new billion-dollar terminal. Kevin Dolliole, who is currently an aviation consultant, previously led the San Antonio and St. Louis airports and started his career at Armstrong Airport.
Unison Consulting Welcomes Bhavesh Patel to Concessions Team
It's Time to Renew Your AMAC Membership
Your membership helps advance ours mission to promote the inclusion of minorities and women in employment and contracting opportunities throughout the aviation industry - giving you exclusive access to a host of valuable benefits and resources including:
- Professional Development, Educational Conferences and Regional Forums
- Contractor Referral, Business Matchmaking
- Access to Post Opportunities to AMAC's Bid Board and Online Career Center
- Networking Opportunities; Strategic Partnerships
- Legislative and Regulatory Advocacy
- Timely Members-Only Industry Communications
- Membership Directory Access and Listing
- Associate Membership for Member Company's Employees
MEMBERSHIP RENEWAL INSTRUCTIONS:
Renew your AMAC membership today by completing the online application.
Click here to make an online payment, you will be taken to your membership renewal record. On the bottom right side of the page, you should select "Change Your Membership" under the "Actions" section. A verification link may be sent to the email address on file to validate your identity. Click on the link in the email titled "Registration Access" to make your online payment and/or edit your registration record.
Thank you for your membership! We look forward to continued collaboration with you this year.
Factors of Low Number of Female Commercial Airline Pilots
According to the FAA, just 4.4% of all pilots licensed to fly a commercial U.S. jetliner in 2016 were women. And that number has barely budged since 2007, when women held 3.8% of such licenses.
JFK Airport's Transforms Spare Change Into Charitable Donations
Trump Administration Releases Complete FY'18 Budget
The AMAC Job Board is a nationwide listing of active and upcoming job openings at governments and contractors across the country. If you represent a public or private organization that would like to post an open position, please contact us at email@example.com
The AMAC Bid Board is a nationwide listing of active and upcoming bid opportunities at governments across the country. If you represent a government organization that would like to post opportunities, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Indianapolis Airport Authority Has Invitation to Bid for the Rehabilitate Taxiways H, H1 and H2 and LED Lighting Phase 2
The scope for Phase II of this project consists of pavement rehabilitation of the remainder of taxiway H, H1 and H2, and will include new LED lighting and airfield electrical upgrades.
GSP Airport - VP Administration and Finance/CFO
View the job description here.
Wayne County Airport Authority - Airport Paint Striping Truck
The City of Phoenix Aviation Department is seeking solicitation responses for Food and Bids are being solicited for the purchase of a current model self-contained airless paint striping truck for the Wayne County Airport Authority. This is a One-Time purchase.