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Business Connect is the NFL’s special event supplier diversity and inclusion program. In partnership with the Tampa Bay Super Bowl LV Host Committee, the Super Bowl LV Business Connect program will work proactively to create opportunities for experienced, qualified and certified business owners from local, diverse communities to compete for contracting opportunities related to NFL signature events. In addition to contracting opportunities, the Business Connect program offers networking, educational and business development opportunities to encourage greater business success for each participant. The programming includes a Playbook Workshop series to help vendors prepare for participation in the Super Bowl bidding process and a professional development workshop series focused on new business strategies that help businesses to enhance and manage company growth. Networking opportunities bring together Business Connect vendors and procurement executives from leading local corporations.
Super Bowl LV Business Connect program is a partnership between the National Football League and the Super Bowl LV Tampa Host Committee. Business Connect has two primary goals: (1) to link diverse Tampa suppliers to contracting opportunities related to Super Bowl LV and (2) provide professional networking and development programming for all member businesses. For the purpose of full disclosure - Suppliers participating in the Business Connect program are not guaranteed to be awarded work with Super Bowl LV, the Host Committee or the NFL. Suppliers are guaranteed full access to the program’s development opportunities.