Targeted Business Directory

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The Targeted Business Directory is intended to increase the utilization of Targeted Businesses, business enterprises owned and operated by women, minority and/or disabled persons (WMDBEs). To ensure that all vendors are of the highest quality and meet the University’s definition of Targeted Business, it is required that each registered vendor be certified by at least one of the following 6 University-recognized Targeted Business Certification Agencies listed at the bottom of this page.

Disclaimer: Directory is to be used to identify businesses only. Please note that for the most current information, you can visit the following links to access the certification agencies or contact the BCED Office at (612) 624-0530 or e-mail:

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Goods & Services


If you are unable to locate a company in this index that you believe is a Targeted Business, please contact the Office for Business & Community Economic Development. Office information is available on our Contact Us page.

Certification Agencies

University-Recognized Targeted Business
Certification Agencies

Central Certification (CERT) Program
(City of Saint Paul, Hennepin County, and Ramsey County. The program certifies SBEs, MBEs, and WBEs.)

National Minority Supplier Development Council, Inc. (NMSDC)

State of Minnesota Department of Administration

Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC)


Targeted Business Registration Form