Procurement & Supplier Diversity

LMM’s Purchasing Department seeks to create an ongoing, aggressive and affirmative procurement program that is effective, fair, competitive and inclusive of Minority Business Enterprises.

Women with laptopsIn order to be certified as an MBE, a company must be 51 percent owned and controlled – for more than one year – by an Ohio resident and U.S. citizen who belongs to one of the following ethnic groups: African American, Asian, Hispanic or Native American. To learn more, visit:

Diverse suppliers include but are not limited to the following:

1. Small Business – SBE
2. Small Disadvantaged business – SDM
3. Women-owned business – WBE
4. Minority-owned business – MBE
5. Veteran owned business

Our Purchasing Department is responsible for running the vendor selection process by working with different stakeholders. This team coordinates the activities, schedule, and scoring of the vendor responses by working with both internal and external stakeholders.

If you are interested in submitting your company or service for consideration of an LMM contract, please complete the contact us form below. A member of our Purchasing Department will acknowledge receipt of the information. Service, product and bid opportunities will be shared as they are available.

Thank you for your interest in working with LMM!

Request for Information

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