Supplier Diversity Awards

2014 Awards

Government Agency Recognition

  • NASA named Lockheed Martin Center-Level Small Business Industry Award in the category of “Large Prime Contractor of the Year” on March 20, 2014

Industry Affiliations

  • Lockheed Martin listed among top 50 companies for Diversity by Diversity Inc.
  • Lockheed Martin named among the Best 10 Corporations for Veteran-Owned Businesses by NaVOBA
  • Lockheed Martin selected as one of America’s Top Corporations by Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC)
  • Lockheed Martin received 2014 Champions of Veteran’s Enterprise for its IS&GS business area for both its SDVOSB and VOSB achievements by the National Veteran Small Business Coalition (NVSBC)
  • Lockheed Martin Aeronautics recognized for its “Best Practices” in promoting subcontracting opportunities to Minority Business Enterprises by the Dallas/Fort Worth Minority Supplier Development Council

Publication Awards

  • Lockheed Martin named among the Best of the Best – Top Diversity Employers; Top Supplier Diversity Programs, by Black EOE Journal
  • Jim Tanksley and Mark Miller named among the Top 50 Supplier Diversity Leaders of the Year by Women’s Enterprise Texas Magazine
  • Lockheed Martin named among the 2014 WE USA 100 Corporations of the Year
  • Lockheed Martin named among the 2014 Top Supplier Diversity Programs by Hispanic Network Magazine
  • Lockheed Martin named 2014 Best of the Best – Top Supplier Diversity Programs for Women by Professional Woman’s Magazine

 

 

2013 Awards

Government Agency Recognition

  • Dwight D. Eisenhower Award for Excellence – Manufacturing Category, by the Small Business Administration
  • NASA Large Business Prime Contractor of the Year
  • Department of Commerce Distinguished Supplier Diversity Organization award for 2013

Industry Affiliations

  • Lockheed Martin named among Div50 – America’s Top Corporation for Multicultural Business Opportunities by DiversityBusiness.com
  • Lockheed Martin named among the Best 10 Corporations for Veteran-Owned Businesses by NaVOBA
  • Lockheed Martin honored as America’s Top Diversity Champions for 2013 by DiversityBusiness.com
  • Nancy Deskins and Emma Stevens were named among the Top 50 Women Leaders in Corporate Supplier Diversity by Women’s Enterprise USA
  • Robyn Snyder named among America’s Top Diversity Champions for 2013 by DiversityBusiness.com
  • Champions of Veteran Enterprise for SDVOSB by the National Veteran Small Business Coalition (NVSBC)
  • Certificate of Appreciation to LM Aeronautics in support of Cross Timbers Procurement Center by the University of Texas, Arlington

Publication Awards

  • Lockheed Martin named among the Best of the Best – Top Diversity Employers; Top Supplier Diversity Programs, by Black EOE Journal
  • Mark Miller named among the Top 75 Leading Men in Corporate Supplier Diversity by MBN USA
  • Nancy Deskins named among the Top 25 Women in Power Impacting Diversity by DiversityPlus Magazine
  • Lockheed Martin named among the Best of the Best – Top Supplier Diversity Programs by Hispanic Network Magazine
  • Lockheed Martin named Best Diversity/Supplier Diversity Company by Diversity/Careers in Engineering & Information Technology
  • U.S. Veterans Magazine 2013 Best of the Best Awards as a Top Veteran-Friendly Company and a Top Supplier Diversity Program.
  • The Professional Woman's Magazine "Best of the Best" supplier diversity companies.
  • Minority Business News (MBN) USA selected as one of the top companies to be included in its annual Corporate 101 list.


 

2012 Awards

Government Agency Recognition
 

  • Lockheed Martin IS&GS named among “Best of the Best” Large Business of the Year Award by FAA
  • Lockheed Martin received People’s Choice Award for SBIR by the Navy SBIR Transition Assistance ProgramMershelle Davis named 2012 SBA Veteran Small Business Advocate of the Year for Region VI
  • Mershelle Davis 2012 Corporate Advocate Award, U.S. Dept of Veterans Affairs
  • Lockheed Martin received People’s Choice Award for SBIR by the Navy SBIR Transition Assistance Program
  • LM IS&GS Civil honored with NASA 2012 Small Business Industry Award for Stennis Space Center Large Business Prime Contractor of the Year

Industry Affiliations
 

  • Lockheed Martin received CEO of the Year Award by Central North Florida Supplier Development Council
  • Lockheed Martin named one of the 2012 Best 10 Corporations for Veteran Owned Businesses by the National Veteran-Owned Business Association (NaVOBA)
  • Nancy Deskins named Champion of Diversity by diversitybusiness.com
  • Lockheed Martin listed among top 50 companies for Diversity by Diversity Inc.
  • Lockheed Martin received 2012 Champions of Veteran’s Enterprise for its IS&GS business area by the National Veteran Small Business Coalition (NVSBC)
  • Mershelle Davis received 2012 Corporate Advocate Award by the U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs·     
  • Robert J. Stevens received HENAAC Chairman’s Award from Great Minds in STEM
  • Bob Thompson received NCMSDC 2012 Inspiration Award
  • Ken Hilderbrand of Lockheed Martin Aeronautics received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Alliance of Supplier Diversity Professionals for his work with small business suppliers.

Publication Awards
 

  • Mershelle Davis named 2012 Women of Color STEM Special Recognition Award by Women of Color Magazine
  • Lockheed Martin named 2012 BEST DIVERSITY COMPANY by Diversity/Careers in Engineering & Information Technology
  • Nancy Deskins named 2012 Top 25 Women in Power Impacting Diversity Award by DiversityPlus Magazine
  • Mershelle Davis 2012 Women of Color STEM Special Recognition Award, Women of Color Magazine