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SBA Offers Free Government Contracting Workshop

Release Date: 
Tuesday, January 28, 2014
Release Number: 
14-14
Advisory Date: 
Tuesday, January 28, 2014
Contact: 
Melende Ward (559) 487-5791 x2709

 “How to Find, Track and Respond to Federal Government Contracting Opportunities”

Fresno, CA   There has never been a better time for you to do business with the Federal government, the world’s biggest purchaser of goods and services.  If you are exploring opportunities that exist for your business or have just started selling to Federal agencies, you will want to attend this free workshop. 

Jeffery Cuskey from the Monterey Bay Procurement Technical Assistance Center will be our special guest speaker.  Learn how to make your way through the procurement process and compete effectively for your share of the Federal government’s business.  There will be an overview of SBA’s various contracting programs including the 8(a) Program and HUBZone Program along with contracting information for women-owned and veteran-owned businesses. The SBA Surety Bond Guarantee Program will also be discussed at the workshop.

Location:
U. S. Small Business Administration
801 R Street, Suite 201, 2nd Floor
Fresno, California 93721

 

Date: 
Thursday, February 20, 2014                       

Time:
Registration                  8:45 am to 9:00 am
Workshop                    9:00 am to 12:00 noon

Workshop is FREE.  Free parking is available on R Street.  Reservations are required as seating is limited.  To make a reservation, contact William Hori at (559) 487-5791 or at fresno@sba.gov.  For additional information on SBA products and services please contact the Fresno District Office at (559) 487-5791 or visit us at www.sba.gov.

 

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