SBA'S HUBZONE PROGRAM Presented by: Rich Lyles, Nevada PTAC Procurement Outreach Program, Nanette Randolph, Lead Business Opportunity Specialist, U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Nevada District Office, and Congresswoman Dina Titus The SBA’s Historically Underutilized Business Zones (HUBZone) program is an important competitive advantage for Nevada businesses seeking federal contracts. Please join us to learn more about the program, benefits, eligibility requirements, and the application process. Who should attend? Small businesses currently located in, or planning to relocate to, a Nevada HUBZone. To determine if your business is located in a HUBZone, search by address at http:// map.sba.gov/hubzone/maps/ Why get certified? Sole-source contracting 10% price evaluation preference in competitions (prime and sub contracts) The federal government has a goal of awarding at least 3% of all contract dollars to HUBZone businesses.