Wynn Philadelphia to Hold Construction Supplier, Subcontractor and Vendor Outreach Event

Wynn Philadelphia to Hold Construction Supplier, Subcontractor and Vendor 
Outreach Event 
Informational Event to Convene More Than 150 Construction Firms From
Across the Mid-Atlantic Region 
PHILADELPHIA, PA -- (Marketwire) -- 03/28/13 --  As a part of Wynn
Philadelphia's commitment to cultivating community involvement and
diversity, the resort is organizing the first Wynn Philadelphia
Construction Supplier, Subcontractor and Vendor Outreach Event on
April 3, 2013.  
The networking event, hosted by Keating Consulting and the Minority
Business Development Agency (MBDA) Business Center of Pennsylvania,
will take place from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Hyatt Regency
Philadelphia at Penn's Landing. 
"Wynn Philadelphia is the largest proposed private development in the
city's history," said Gamal Aziz, President and COO of Wynn Resorts
Development. "We're excited to begin building relationships with
local and statewide minority and women-owned construction supplier
firms interested in working on our construction team, and becoming an
integral part of Wynn Philadelphia's future. This is the first of
many events we will hold to encourage participation and support
supplier diversity for Wynn Philadelphia." 
The networking and informational event is expected to bring together
more than 150 construction subcontractors and minority and
women-owned construction and construction supplier firms from across
the Mid-Atlantic region. It will provide attendees with an
introduction to Wynn Resorts and the proposed Wynn Philadelphia
resort, an overview of the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board's (PGCB)
service provider registration / certification process, an
introduction to pre-construction services and networking
opportunities.  
"This event is an incredible opportunity for both the large and small
construction suppliers, subcontractors and vendors of our region,"
said Daniel J. Keating, III, Chief Executive Officer of Keating
Consulting. "We're honored to partner with Wynn Resorts Development
to facilitate this very important outreach program to connect the
local and regional subcontractor community with qualified M/WBE
construction and supplier firms." 
The event will include a brief presentation, followed by more than
two hours of networking. Pre-registration is required by all
attendees. To learn more, please contact Valarie Cofield, at (215)
243-4941 or vcofield@intechconstruction.com. 
Media Contact:
Sarah Lindsay
Braithwaite Communications
215.564.3200 x118 (office) 
610-462-6202 (onsite)
slindsay@gobraithwaite.com 
 
 
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