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Hispanic Network Magazine Names ConnXus “Best of the Best” in Supplier Diversity

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by ConnXus on November 30, 2012

Annual Survey Highlights Organizations That “Strive for Diversity and Incorporate It Into Their Business Practices”

MASON, OH–Nov 30, 2012 – Hispanic Network Magazine has named ConnXus to its 2012 “Best of the Best” list in its category “Top Supplier Diversity Programs for Hispanics.”

ConnXus, based in Mason, Ohio, was named to this prestigious list alongside nearly 40 U.S. companies including AT&T, Citigroup, Ford Motor Company, General Mills, HP, Lockheed Martin, The Pepsi Bottling Group and Xerox Corp.

ConnXus is a web-based service that helps corporations locate, evaluate and engage small, woman- and minority-owned businesses.

“We’re honored to have been named to Hispanic Network Magazine’s Best of the Best 2012 List. ConnXus continuously strives to connect top-notch Hispanic and other minority-owned suppliers with quality opportunities,” ConnXus founder and CEO Rod Robinson said.

Hispanic Network Magazine is published by DiversityComm, which also publishes Black EOE Journal, Multicultural Professional Woman’s Magazine and the U.S. Veterans Magazine. Each year the publications conduct select evaluations of the nation’s Employers, Supplier Diversity Programs and Executives, Industry Leaders, Law Enforcement & Government Agencies and Colleges, Universities and MBA Schools.

You can find out more about the methodology at the Hispanic Network Magazine website.

About ConnXus: Web-based service ConnXus, based in Mason, Ohio, helps corporations locate, evaluate and engage small, woman- and minority-owned businesses. Corporations register as buyer members and indicate which of the more than 400 products or service categories they need. Small, woman- or minority-owned businesses register as supplier members, indicating the products or service categories they provide as well as their size, areas of expertise and representative customers. Thousands of companies belong to the ConnXus database, and buyer members have posted more than $200 million in contract opportunities for supplier members so far. ConnXus is a portfolio company of Cincinnati seed-stage investor, Cincytech. For more information, go to


ConnXus helps grow small, woman- and minority-owned businesses by connecting them to Fortune 2000 corporations seeking a competitive edge through supplier diversity. Learn more at

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The ConnXion Point is the blog for, an online service connecting small, minority- and woman-owned businesses with companies seeking to hire diverse suppliers.

I'm Rod Robinson, founder and chief connector of I've spent 15 years in the procurement business as a minority business owner, company procurement officer and industry consultant.

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