Avant Healthcare was named “Diverse Partner of the Year” in the “Woman-Owned Business” category by Merck at the company’s 2020 “Power of Inclusion” award ceremony. The award recognizes suppliers who have demonstrated exemplary performance and exceptional growth in contribution to Merck’s business in the last 3-5 years, industry leadership, business success, economic impact, community involvement, and strong commitment to Merck’s mission and values. Of the award, Avant Healthcare’s procurement client said “Thank you for your commitment to our organization, and for all you do each day—to bring visibility to a successful woman-owned and certified business. I look forward to continued partnership!”
“We could not be more honored and grateful for this award,” said Michelle Moorman, Director of Business Development at Avant Healthcare. “Thank you to our partners at Merck from procurement to our business partners to the supplier diversity team. It’s been a joy and a pleasure to be part of your journey for the last two years as you’ve helped us grow and we’ve partnered together to save patient lives and change physician behaviors.”
Committed to diversity in business, Avant Healthcare is certified as a women’s business enterprise by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) and a member of the Diversity Alliance for Science (DA4S).