SBA Sponsored Event
Jul 23
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SBA's 8(a) Business Development Program - Certification & Eligibility Requirements:


July 23, 2014 | 10:00 am EDT - 11:30 am EDT

This is an online event


Sanford Gerber

This is a free event.

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The 90 minute-long webinar will cover: • Eligibility requirements for 8(a) certification • Technical assistance available through the 8(a) Program • Common misconceptions about the 8(a) Program • The top reasons why an 8(a) application is declined or returned Those who wish to participate should have a minimum of two years in business. “This is a perfect program for small disadvantaged firms to gain access to federal government contracting opportunities,” said SBA’s New Jersey District Director Al Titone. “A firm that is controlled at least 51 percent by socially and economically disadvantaged owner(s) can receive sole-source contracts up to a ceiling of $4 million for goods and services and $6.5 million for manufacturing.” The New Jersey district office is in need of companies that have been in business two or more years and have experience in the following areas: *Custodial Services *Environmental Services *Food Services *Landscaping *Pest Control *Trucking *Moving & Storage *Armed & Unarmed Guards *Specialty Construction Trades *Plumbing *HVAC *Electrical *Paving and Roofing In addition to those areas of expertise, we are also looking to manufacturers of electronic related items or machine shops.” To connect to the Web Conference: Click here: ======================================================================================== TO CONNECT WITH YOUR *TELEPHONE ONLY* (no computer): 1. Choose one of the following numbers to dial: * Toll-Free Number (in USA): 888-858-2144. * Caller-Paid number: 646-746-3008 * Blackberry (Toll-Free Number): 8888582144x4719200# * A number in your country or in a country close to you (may be toll free): 2. When prompted, enter the Meeting Access Code: 4719200# ======================================================================================== To prepare in advance for the conference (for all devices): To view supported Operating Systems and devices: