Supplier Diversity Awards

2017 Awards

Government Agency Recognition

  1. Lockheed Martin nominated the following companies for the SBA’s Small Business of the Year award:
  • Ojeda’s Technical Solutions LLC
  • Drytech, Inc
  • AMRO Fabricating Corp
  • Red Canyon Engineering


2. Red Canyon Engineering winner of the SBA Subcontractor of the Year Award

3. Lockheed Martin winner of the Dwight D. Eisenhower Award

Industry Affiliations

  • Neeta Singh & Tiger Controls, Inc. a SDB/WOSB Winner of the 2017 Virginia Asian Chamber of Commerce Vanguard Award

Publication Awards

  • Mark Olson nominated for Minority Business News USA 2017 Buyer of the Year
  • Lockheed Martin named among Black Enterprise 50 Top Companies for Supplier Diversity

 

 

2016 Awards

Government Agency Recognition

  • Lockheed Martin and Crowley Fabricating and Machining Co, Inc., honored with prestigious Nunn-Perry Award by the Department of Defense
  • Lockheed Martin Corporation winner of the Stennis Space Center Large Business Prime Contractor of the Year by NASA

Industry Affiliations

  • Dianna Salgado awarded special recognition for work with Native American-owned businesses and educational opportunities for young Native entrepreneurs by National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development (NCAIED)
  • Susannah Raheb, Top 100 Leaders in Supplier Diversity by Women’s Enterprise USA
  • Lockheed Martin named among the Top 50 Organizations For Multicultural Business Opportunities by DiversityBusiness.com
  • Lockheed Martin awarded the 2016 SPLC Supplier Engagement Award by Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council

Publication Awards

  • Lockheed Martin announced as one of 2016 Corporate 101: Most Admired Companies in Supplier Diversity by MBN USA magazine
  • Lockheed Martin nominated the following individuals for “Corporate Buyers of the Year”: Mark Olson, Daniella Garens, Steven Ell, Barbara Williams and Sean Molloy. MBN USA-Minority Business News
  • Susannah Raheb, Top 100 Leaders in Supplier Diversity by Women’s Enterprise (WE) USA Magazine
  • Lockheed Martin named among the 2016 Women’s Enterprise USA Corporations of the Year by WE USA
  • Women’s Enterprise USA magazine’s WE 100 Corporations of the Year by WE Magazine USA

 

 

2015 Awards

Government Agency Recognition

  • Lockheed Martin and Protégé IERUS Technologies honored with prestigious Nunn-Perry Award by the Department of Defense.  View press release.

Industry Affiliations

  • Lockheed Martin selected as one of America’s Top Corporations by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC)
  • Lockheed Martin among DiversityInc’s 25 Noteworthy Companies
  • Lockheed Martin named 2015 Military Friendly Supplier Diversity Programs by NaVOBA.
  • Robert "Herb" Wilson was recognized by AFCEA International (Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association) as the group's "Small Business Advocate."  

Robert "Herb" Wilson receiving AFCEA award

  • Robyn Snyder was awarded the “Champion of Business Diversity Award” by the VA Asian Chamber of Commerce

Robyn Snyder receiving Asian Chamber of Commerce award

  • Lockheed Martin named among the ten best U.S. corporations for working with veteran-owned companies by the National Veteran-Owned Business Association.
  • Vanessa Bull, nominated for the Spirit of Alliance Award, 2015 Advocate of the Year by the local MBE constituents of the Georgia Minority Supplier Development Council
  • Dianna Salgado of Aeronautics was recognized with a special award for her long-time support of Native American businesses and the Reservation Economic Summit program that provides education and meeting opportunities for Native owned businesses.  Lockheed Martin is known as a primary supporter of Native American businesses among large corporations.

Dianna Salgado receiving RES award

Publication Awards

  • Nancy Deskins named among the Top 100 leaders in Corporate Supplier Diversity by WE USA
  • Lockheed Martin named among the 2015 WE USA magazine Corporations of the Year
  • Lockheed Martin named among the Annual Fortune 500s Best by Asian Enterprise Magazine
  • Lockheed Martin named among the Top Supplier Diversity Programs by U.S. Veterans Magazine
  • Lockheed Martin named among the 2015 America’s Most Admired Corporations for Supplier Diversity by Minority Business News

 

Emily Mann (center) accepting WBENC award

Dwight D. Eisenhower Award Winner of the 2017 Dwight D. Eisenhower Award