TIBURON, Calif., Nov. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Osceola Consulting announced today that it was awarded with Supplier of the Year (SOTY) honors from the National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC) during the NMSDC's 2016 Annual Conference in Chicago on October 26. Osceola received this award for business acumen and outstanding performance, as well as its commitment to minority business development and community service. In July, Osceola was named 2016 SOTY (Class 3, $10 - $50 Million) by the Southern California Minority Supplier Development Council. The NMSDC subsequently selected Osceola as the regional SOTY winner establishing the Company's eligibility for the national award. "This award recognizes Osceola's accomplishments as a business. Osceola delivers exceptional service to its many customers, is a dedicated participant in community service, and has a demonstrated commitment to minority business development," said NMSDC President Joset Wright-Lacy. "NMSDC is proud of Osceola's contribution to the NMSDC network." "Southern California Gas Company (SoCal Gas) started working with Osceola Consulting in 2008 as a subcontractor and we are pleased to see the firm's growth and strategic contributions leading to them becoming a prime contractor and trusted partner," stated Joe Chow, SoCal Gas' Supplier Diversity Manager. He also noted, "Osceola's outstanding contributions to our core business efforts and partnership enables SoCal Gas the opportunity to remain at the forefront of community and economic development, as well as technological innovation."