Frequently Asked Questions
It is the policy of the Bureau of National Affairs, Inc. to foster the productivity and economic growth of small, disabled, veteran, women and minority-owned businesses. Through outreach efforts, Bloomberg BNA provides fair and equal procurement opportunities for all capable competitive suppliers and vendors. By engaging supplier diversity as a value added strategy, Bloomberg BNA expands business and obtains quality products and services while ensuring that our suppliers adequately reflect our customer base.
Products and Services
Bloomberg BNA seeks small and minority-owned businesses that can provide the following products and services:
Bloomberg BNA considers the following factors in awarding contracts to prospective suppliers and vendors:
Third Party Certification
Although third party certification is not required to participate in Bloomberg BNA’s Supplier Diversity Program, small and minority-owned businesses are encouraged to obtain certifications from the following agencies:
As the leading publisher of print and electronic news, Bloomberg BNA has numerous contracting and subcontracting opportunities for small and minority-owned businesses. Bloomberg BNA utilizes the following process in identifying and selecting small and minority suppliers and vendors: