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2021 Ball State University Virtual Community Diversity Vendor Fair

Ball State University

Join Us April 6th, 2021  from 10:00am-2:15pm

For a virtual event to give opportunity for diverse businesses within the community and the state of Indiana to network, share product and service information, and learn about potential opportunities to do business with Ball State University and community partners.


10:00 am – 10:30am

  • Opening Remarks from the Director of Purchasing Services at Ball State University, Roger Hassenzahl

10:30am – 2:15pm

  • Breakout Sessions (Note: each breakout session will last for 45 minutes followed by a 15 minute break and then start over, allowing for attendees to attend multiple sessions of their choosing)

Breakout Session Options:

  • How to Register with the Indiana Department of Administration (IDOA), with Maia Siprashvili, Deputy Commissioner of the IDOA & Kesha Rich, Director of Certification for the IDOA
  • Ball State Construction and Public Works Projects, with June Sanders, Senior Purchasing Agent, Ball State University & Kelly Knable, Director of Construction, Ball State University
  • The Ball State RFP and RFQ Process, with Tim Hagen and Branden Roberts, Purchasing Agents, Ball State University & Kevin Jarnagin, Manager of Food Service Purchasing at Ball State University
  • Ball State University Trademarks and Logos with Stephanie Shockey, Coordinator of Communications and Compliance at Ball State University
  • MRO and Janitorial Supplies, with Anna Arison, Assistant Director of Purchasing for Ball State University & Matt Stephenson, Senior Director of Business Services for Purchasing, Printing and Contracts
  • Services for Disadvantaged Businesses with Peggy Cenova, Regional Director of Indiana Small Business Development Center (ISBDC)

Date and Time:

April 6th, 2021 10:00am – 2:15pm

Once registered, you will receive an email containing a ZOOM notification to attend.

For questions concerning registering, please email

Event Details


Apr 6, 2021
Apr 6, 2021


10:00 am – 2:15 pm