Feb 10, 2020
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (Feb. 10, 2020) – PPL Electric Utilities is hosting a Supplier Diversity Conference and Networking Summit to attract business leaders who will help expand the diversity of companies that supply PPL with goods and services.
The event will be held at 8 a.m. on March 20, 2020, at the PPL Conference Center at Walbert, 1639 Church Road, Allentown Pennsylvania, 18104-9342. The conference is open to women-owned, minority-owned, veteran-owned and LGBT-owned businesses, as well as disadvantaged and HUBZone businesses.
The event will include lunch and offer opportunities to network and discuss potential supplier opportunities. It is open to the first 150 diverse suppliers who register by March 6, 2020. Those interested in attending should register here. For a list of items that PPL purchases, click here.
Attendees will have the chance to meet PPL leaders, Supply Chain staff members and PPL prime suppliers, and discuss opportunities to become a PPL supplier.
“We have seen this event grow since we first started offering it in 2016,” said Bill Pettit, PPL’s Supply Chain director. “Every one of these conferences has proven to be invaluable to us in that they have allowed us to meet some really great business owners and people. We look forward to being able to expand our supplier diversity yet again with the help of this year’s event.”
PPL Electric Utilities provides electric delivery service to more than 1.4 million homes and businesses in Pennsylvania and ranks among the best utility companies in the country for customer service and reliability. PPL Electric Utilities is a major employer in the communities it serves. It is a subsidiary of PPL Corporation (NYSE: PPL). For more information visit www.pplelectric.com.
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