Why Do We Encourage Supplier Diversity?

To drive performance, growth and innovation.

Supplier Diversity

Penske is committed to growing and supporting a diverse supplier base. As a company, we understand the importance of weaving diversity and inclusion efforts throughout the organization so it becomes a natural way of doing business. Since 2006, Penske has continued to increase its spend with diverse suppliers.

Penske is a member of the National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC), one of the country’s leading business membership organizations, and has been active with the group since 1996.

Which Businesses Qualify?

  • Small
  • Disadvantaged
  • Women-Owned Business
  • HUBZone
  • Veteran-Owned

Penske makes every effort to ensure that diverse suppliers have an equitable opportunity to compete for subcontracts. Penske identifies reputable, high-quality diverse subcontractors using the following source lists and organizations:

  • Dynamic Small Business Search
  • The National Minority Purchasing Council’s Vendor Information Service
  • The Department of Commerce/Minority Business Development Agency’s Research and Information Division
  • Minority and small business trade associations
  • Business development organizations
  • Small, minority, and women-owned small business procurement conferences and trade fairs

If your business meets Penske’s diverse supplier requirements, submit your company’s information below.

Supplier Classification Form (PDF)

Supplier Profile Form (PDF)