• Invaluable Experience

    Our professionals are seasoned “C” level executives who know how to guide Minority Business leaders.

  • Supply Chain Knowledge

    Our team assists corporate decision makers by assessing supply chain performance from all angles, including financial, operational and strategic.

  • Minority Business Mentoring
    Diversity Connections offers mentoring to help MBEs strengthen their organizations. Our team takes a comprehensive look at an MBE’s entire operation and prepares a plan to assist with their development and growth. Below is a listing of our areas of expertise: Strategic Development Spend &...
  • Supplier Assessment
    Supplier Assessment Diversity Connections offers MBEs an assessment of their financial strength and operational capabilities. Our team of experienced senior level executives provides a level of service that is second to none. This information provides a baseline for our clients as they look to...
  • Supplier Diversity Management
    Diversity Connections offers a complete set of services designed to enhance your supplier diversity initiatives. Ranging from outreach activities to complete program management, our team can help you rise to the next level. We have an experienced, well-respected team of supplier diversity...


Barbara Whittaker

Barbara Whittaker, Managing Director

Barbara L. Whittaker is a procurement and supply chain expert with extensive experience in the Automotive industry, both OEM and supplier base sectors. She has worked for the General Motors Company and Delphi Automotive in leadership positions of increasing responsibility over many years. During this time she was responsible for leading and managing diverse global teams through some major organizational shifts, demonstrating unique transformational skills and abilities. Since founding BW Limited LLC in 2010, she has utilized her extensive knowledge and skills to help drive procurement excellence and assist companies with strategic planning for future growth opportunities.