Tag Archives: 8(a) Business Development

Small Business Federal Government Contracting Certifications

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Learn about the different SBA Socio-Economic Certifications that you may apply for to help you land government contracting opportunities. In this on Oct. 22 webinar, attendees will learn about: 8(a) Business Development (BD) Program HUBZone Certification Woman-Owned Small Business CertificationSBA and Economically Disadvantaged Woman-Owned Small Business Certification Register online.

SBA Federal Contracting Certifications

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In this “SBA Federal Contracting Certifications” webinar Sept. 30, learn about federal contracting certifications to help small businesses grow. These certifications provide business assistance to small businesses to compete in the federal marketplace. These include small disadvantaged businesses, small businesses located in HUBZones and those that are woman-owned. Attendees will learn about: 8(a) Business Development Program Historically Underutilized Business (HUBZone) Certification Woman-Owned Small Business (WOSB) Certifications Other programs Register online.

8(a) Business Development Program and System for Awards Management Webinar

The Small Business Administration presents a webinar on “8(a) Business Development Program and System for Awards Management” July 29. The federal government’s goal is to award at least five percent of all federal contracting dollars to 8(a) certified small businesses each year. To help provide a level playing field for small businesses owned by socially and economically disadvantaged people, the government limits competition for certain contracts to businesses that participate…

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Brothers Credit SBA Programs with Growth

Federal programs and contracts pay off Brothers Samuel and Saul Maldonado founded SAM Engineering & Surveying Inc. in June 2008 with only three employees and yearly sales of $400,000. Today, the firm has grown to 55 employees with sales in excess of $4 million.  The brothers attribute part of their success with assistance provided by the U.S. Small Business Administration. Starting initially as an engineering and surveying firm, SAMES added…

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