Supplier diversity program requirements

To submit your company information for inclusion in our supplier diversity program, please email: supplierdiversity@ampf.com.

Include the following information in your email:

  1. Contact information (name, address, phone, fax, email address)
  2. Your products and services
  3. Minority/business category
  4. Attach certification

Eligible businesses

  • African American-owned
  • Hispanic American-owned
  • Native American-owned
  • Asian Indian American- and Asian Pacific American-owned
  • Non-Minority Women-owned
  • Veteran or service-disabled veteran-owned business enterprise (VBE/SDVBE)
  • LGBT-owned (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender)
  • HUBZone (Historically Underutilized Business Zones)
  • Small Business (SBA)

Requirements

Minority-owned business enterprise (MBE)

  • Privately-owned: At least 51% owned, operated and controlled by a minority individual or group of minority individuals.
  • Publicly-owned: At least 51% of the stock must be owned by individuals of one or more minority groups and the management and daily business operations must be controlled and operated by one or more of those individuals.

Woman-owned business enterprise (WBE)

  • Privately-owned: At least 51% owned, operated and controlled by a non-minority woman or group of non-minority women.
  • Publicly-owned: At least 51% of the stock must be owned by one or more non-minority women and the management and daily business operations must be controlled and operated by one or more of those individuals.

Veteran or service-disabled veteran-owned business enterprise (VBE/SDVBE)

  • Privately-owned: At least 51% owned, operated and controlled by a veteran or service-disabled veteran or group of veterans or service-disabled veterans.
  • Publicly-owned: At least 51% of the stock must be owned by veterans or service-disabled veterans and the management and daily business operations must be controlled and operated by one or more of those individuals.

LGBT owned businesses (NGLCC - LGBT Chamber of Commerce)

  • Be at least fifty-one (51%) owned, operated, managed and controlled by an LGBT person or persons who are either U.S. citizens or lawful permanent residents
  • Exercise independence from any non-LGBT business enterprise
  • Have its principle place of business (headquarters) in the United States
  • Have been formed as a legal entity in the United States

Certifications

Certifications by other local, state, regional or federal purchasing agencies may also be accepted in addition to those listed below.

National

National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC)
Certifies minority-owned businesses
39 affiliate offices located nationwide

1040 Ave. of the Americas, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10018
www.nmsdc.org
Phone: (212) 944-2430

Women's Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC)
Certifies women-owned businesses
12 affiliate offices located nationwide

1710 H. Street, N.W. , 7th Floor Washington, D.C. 20006
www.wbenc.org
Phone: (202) 872-5515

National Gay Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC)
Certifies Lesbian, Gay, Bi-sexual, Transgender (LGBT)-owned businesses

729 15th Street, NW, 9th Floor, Washington, DC 20005
www.nglcc.org
Phone: (202) 234-9181

Small Business Administration (SBA)
US Small Business Administration, 409 3rd Street, SW, Washington, DC 20416
www.sba.gov
Phone: 1-800-U-ASK-SBA (1-800-827-5722)
Email: answerdesk@sba.gov

Regional

Midwest Minority Supplier Development Council (MMSDC)
MMSDC is a local chapter of NMSDC

111 3rd Avenue South, Suite 240, Minneapolis, MN 55401
www.mmsdc.org
Phone: (612) 465-8881

If you have any questions regarding the Ameriprise Financial Supplier Diversity Program please email us at supplierdiversity@ampf.com

Contact Us

Enterprise Procurement - Supplier Diversity
Ameriprise Financial
245 Ameriprise Financial Center
Minneapolis, MN 55474

supplierdiversity@ampf.com

OR

877.456.3375