The Collaboration

The Central Indiana Supply Chain Awards (CISCA) is a collaboration between the Mid-States Minority Supplier Development Council and the Institute for Supply Management - Central Indiana. This event is the first of its kind in the area. Our title sponsor is BCforward.

About Us

Mid-States Minority Supplier Development Council

The Mid-States MSDC is an affiliate of the National Minority Supplier Development Council, and one of 23 regional councils operating in the US.   

We promote and cultivate successful minority enterprises within the Central Illinois, Indiana and Eastern Missouri business communities. The Mid-States MSDC serves as an advocate for the economic well-being and growth of certified MBEs, while also providing a direct connection for corporations who are committed to purchasing products and services from Mid-States MSDC-certified MBEs. Learn More

Institute for Supply Management - Central IN

ISM-Central Indiana serves as a center of excellence in establishing and maintaining best-in class professional standards of competency and conduct for the Procurement profession and its members, in matters pertaining to research, education, and certification. ISM is the largest supply management association in the world and is known for its standards of excellence, research and education. Learn More



BCforward is a global IT consulting and workforce fulfillment firm that provides services and resourcing for leading businesses and government organizations. For 20 years they have helped clients achieve their strategic goals. Their strong culture and clear values have enabled BCforward to become a market leader and best in class place to work. Learn More