Supplier Diversity Inclusion Program

At Ferguson, we purchase a wide range of products and services to keep our business growing and our operations running efficiently. This provides for a potential business opportunity for minority, woman, service-disabled/veteran, and small business owned companies to join our supply chain.

Learn more about qualifying and our current partnerships below.

Qualifying businesses for supplier diversity

Ferguson Supplier Diversity Inclusion Program participants must be certified under one of the following organizations in order to conduct business with our company:

  • National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC)

  • Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC)

  • Small Business Administration (SBA)

  • Department of Veterans Affairs

What we look for

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We stand by the belief that nobody expects more from us than we do. In order to better serve our customers, we expect the same from our business partners. Ferguson Supplier Diversity Inclusion Program registrants should have:

  • A commitment to deliver exceptional customer service

  • Value-added quality products and technology solutions

  • Competitive pricing

Supplier diversity inclusion partnerships

Ferguson is a committed corporate partner of various supplier diversity inclusion organizations, supporting the mission of these organizations in the Commonwealth of Virginia, regionally and nationally. Browse our current partnerships:

  • Carolinas-Virginia Minority Supplier Development Council (CVMSDC)

  • National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO)

  • Norfolk State University Innovation Center

  • Urban League of Hampton Roads

  • Virginia Asian Chamber of Commerce (VACC)

  • Virginia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (VAHCC)

For more information about the Ferguson Supplier Diversity Inclusion Program, contact:

Cathy Williams
Sr. Business Diversity Manager
12500 Jefferson Avenue
Newport News, VA 23602