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Jac Blanco

Senior Manager of Supplier Diversity
Yanfeng International

Jac Blanco has a combined 20 years of experience with Supplier Diversity. Currently, Jac serves as the Senior Manager of Supplier Diversity for Global Procurement at Yanfeng International. In this role, he is responsible for leading all supplier diversity activities on a global basis with a total spend of $300 million with diverse-owned companies.

Before joining Yanfeng, he was the Supplier Diversity Manager at Blue Cross Blue Shield of TN. At BCBST he led the Supplier Diversity process commercially and for federal and state contracts. Blanco was at BCBST from January 2010 till March 2016.

Blanco also worked at Ernst & Young (2005—2010) and AT&T (1989—2005) where he had a variety of Procurement positions including Supplier Diversity.

In 2021, Blanco was appointed to the board of directors for the Michigan Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. And in 2022, he was elected to the board as Corporate Vice Chair of the board of directors for the MHCC.

Blanco earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree from New Jersey City State University.