TVI Unique Advantages & Memberships
Technology Ventures Inc. is unqiuely positioned to serve your organization well as a member of various organizations and also qualifying for various special minority business programs.
Better Business Bureau
All BBB accredited businesses have agreed to live up to the BBB Principles for Trust. The BBB Principles for Trust are a comprehensive set of policies, procedures and best practices focused on how businesses should treat the public – fairly and honestly in all circumstances.
Detroit Regional Economic Partnership
The Detroit Regional Economic Partnership is a public and private sector effort representing the 10 counties of southeast Michigan and the city of Detroit, along with 100 private-sector investors. The partnership began in May 1996, when the Detroit Regional Chamber was charged with creating a regional approach to economic development in southeast Michigan.
Detroit Economic Club
The Detroit Economic Club (DEC) was formed in 1934 as a non-partisan, non-profit organization committed to the discussion and debate of important business, government and social issues. The DEC continues to provide a platform for distinguished international dignitaries and business leaders, who represent the changing global environment. It is known internationally as an important venue for prominent business and government leaders – a forum they can use to explore issues that will help shape the dynamic 21st century economic environment.
Inc. 500 Fastest-Growing Small Business in the U.S.
Michigan Minority Business Development Council
The Michigan Minority Business Development Council (MMBDC) is a privately funded, non-profit, corporate services organization. It is comprised of major corporations and public entities in education, industry, finance, professional services, construction, consumer products and health care-organizations that are tapping into the emerging multicultural marketplace. Through certification of minority-owned businesses, MMBDC assures the corporate buyer that an individual business is truly minority-owned, operated and controlled.
Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business
The terms veteran and service-disabled veteran are defined in 38 U.S.C. 101(2) and (16) respectively, the Department of Veterans Affairs, United States Code. The term “veteran” means a person who served in the active military, naval, or air service, and who was discharged or released under conditions other than dishonorable. The term “service-connected” means, with respect to disability or death, that such disability was incurred or aggravated, or that the death resulted from a disability incurred or aggravated, in line of duty in the active military, naval, or air service. An injury or disease incurred during military service will be deemed to have been incurred in the line of duty unless the disability was caused by the veteran’s own misconduct or abuse of alcohol or drugs, or was incurred while absent without permission or while confined by military or civilian authorities for serious crimes. Source: Department of Defense
ISO 9001 Certified
ISO 9001 Certification guides us in following best industry practices across the Technology Ventures line of businesses, resulting in higher quality for you, our customers.
National Customs Brokers and Forwarders Association of America
Headquartered in Washington, DC, the NCBFAA represents nearly 800 member companies with 100,000 employees in international trade – the nation’s leading freight forwarders, customs brokers, ocean transportation intermediaries (OTIs), NVOCCs and air cargo agents, serving more than 250,000 importers and exporters. Established in 1897 in New York, NCBFAA is the effective national voice of the industry. Through its various committees, counsel and representatives, the Association maintains a close watch over legislative and regulatory issues that affect its members. It keeps them informed of these and other related issues through its weekly Monday Morning eBriefing, NCBFAA Quarterly Bulletin, and various meetings and conferences throughout the year.
Automation Alley is a 501(c) 6 non-profit organization that drives growth and economic development through a collaborative culture that focuses on workforce and business development initiatives. Automation Alley attracts the creators and consumers of diverse technologies from a variety of industries around the world.
The Automation Alley region is home to more than 312,000 technology workers and 8,000 technology businesses. It encompasses Genesee County, Livingston County, Macomb County, Monroe County, Oakland County, St. Clair County, Washtenaw County, Wayne County and the City of Detroit. Source: Automation Alley
Certified Woman Owned Business
The Women's Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC), founded in 1997, is the largest third-party certifier of businesses owned, controlled, and operated by women in the United States. WBENC, a national 501(c)(3) non-profit, partners with 14 Regional Partner Organizations to provide its world class standard of certification to women-owned businesses throughout the country. WBENC is also the nation's leading advocate of women-owned businesses as suppliers to America's corporations.