Johnson Controls is a leader in supplier diversity. Since 1993, we have spent more than $21.6 billion with certified women- and minority- owned suppliers. Globally, we have included diverse and historically underutilized companies into more than 50 product and service categories to support our customer solutions.
Here are the initiatives and processes we use to help drive supplier diversity:
We target spending categories with large dollar volumes of goods and services in order to grow diverse firms and encourage prime suppliers to form joint ventures, strategic alliances and distributorships.
Create a Diverse Vendor Profile
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To enhance capacity among diverse vendors, we form groups called business modules that offer procurement opportunities and corporate training to diversity businesses nationally and internationally.
Sign up for Capacity Building
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We provide annual training in financial analysis, customer focus, leveraging the value chain, and leadership for managers of diverse firms via fellowships to:
To sign up for a specific session from the schedule below, email to register. Please be sure to include your contact information and indicate which date and location of Straight Talk Session you are planning to attend in your email.
Upcoming Straight Talk sessions are:
March 28th 12:00 - 1:00 PM CST
April 25th 12:00 - 1:00 PM CST
May 30th 12:00 - 1:00 PM CST
June 27th 12:00 - 1:00 PM CST
July 25th 12:00 - 1:00 PM CST
August 29th 12:00 - 1:00 PM CST
September 26th 12:00 - 1:00 PM CST
October 24th 12:00 - 1:00 PM CST
November 28th 12:00 - 1:00 PM CST