Mason Tillman to conduct City of Columbus Disparity Study

Mason Tillman Associates, LTD (Mason Tillman), a certified African American woman-owned business, is conducting the disparity study for the City of Columbus.  Mason Tillman’s skills, qualifications and experience in preparing comprehensive and legally defensible disparity studies are unparalleled.

Mason Tillman has conducted disparity studies for cities, counties, states and special districts nationwide.  They have prepared 134 unchallenged studies which have been conducted on time and within budget, which positions the firm as a national industry leader.  Mason Tillman’s disparity studies represent approximately one-third of all the disparity studies completed nationwide since 1990.  Not one Mason Tillman disparity study or Minority Business Enterprise/Female Business Enterprise (MBE/FBE) program based on a Mason Tillman disparity study has been legally challenged.

They have prepared studies performed in the state of Ohio for the City of Cincinnati, City of Cleveland, Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority, Cleveland Cuyahoga Port Authority, Cuyahoga Community College District, the Cleveland Municipal School District and the State of Ohio.

The City of Columbus Office of Inclusion and Diversity will host two community meetings on May 24 to answer questions on the study and provide information on upcoming contracting opportunities.  Registration information is online at

Published in OhioMBE – May 15, 2017