Vladimir Monroe Heads SLDC Minority Business/Compliance

By on April 11, 2018

Vladimir Monroe has been promoted to the position of director of minority business and compliance at St. Louis Development Corporation (SLDC). Monroe is transitioning from the position of contracts compliance manager, a position he successfully held for nearly three years.

In his previous position he oversaw the achievement of a number of goals. including the efforts to increase minority and women owned business opportunities in the City of St. Louis. Vladimir has nearly 10 years of experience in the field. He is a veteran of the United States Navy, where he served aboard the USS John Hancock.

“I look forward to continuing the City’s efforts in increasing the role of minority and women owned business and aiding in the economic development of the City of St. Louis,” Monroe said.

Prior to joining SLDC, he held the position of certification/compliance officer for the City of Chicago where part of his duties entailed the evaluation of businesses that were seeking certification as a MBE/WBE enterprise.

“We are excited to have Vladimir transition into this position. His experience and knowledge were a big part of our decision, and we welcome him into this new role” Otis Williams, SLDC executive director said.

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