Skip Navigation
Skip to Main Content


Show Events By: Day Week Month RSS
  • Wednesday, February 27, 2019

    • MBE/DBE/ACDBE/SBE Certification Workshop Time: 9:30a - 12:30p Location: Silver Spring Civic Building, 1 Veterans Place, Silver Spring, MD 20910 Details:
      • Montgomery County minority, female, and disabled program updates (new goals for 2019)
      • Montgomery County's local small busiens reserve program contractign opporutunties
      • Montgomery County's local business subcontracting program implementation and requirements
      • A newly impelmented program that requires prime contractors with over $10 million contract awards to subcontract 10% of the dollars to Montgomery County based businesses
      • Montgomery County upcoming IT, Commodity, and IT Services contracting opportunities
      • Maryland Department of Transportation Minority Business Enterprise certification process
      • Firms interested in learning about the benefits of MBE/DBE/ACDBE/SBE certification
      • Firms interested in learning about how to grow your business or MBE recertification
      • Businesses interested in registering for the Minority Female and Disabled (MFD) Program and/or Local Small Business Reserve (LSBR) Program
      • Firms seeking to fulfill minority participation goals on government contracts

      For additional information, contact Janice Freeman at 301-428-9715

    • Initial Group Training for Government Contracting Workshop Time: 10:00a - 12:00p Location: City of Baltimore Small Business Resource Center 3000 Druid Park Dr Baltimore, MD 21215 Details:

      Hosted By: Maryland Procurement Technical Assistance Center

      Are you ready for government contracting? Have you considered the investment in time and resources your company needs to enter the government marketplace? This workshop is an introduction to the Maryland Procurement Technical Assistance Center and how it can help you prepare for government contracting success.


      Attendees will learn: 

      ·  What government buyers and primes want

      ·  What makes a contractor responsible to FAR

      ·  How and why to research potential customers

      ·  How to develop an intelligence list

      ·  Why to watch for contract awards

      ·  What not to do when contracting

      ·  How to become a Maryland PTAC client and get one on one counseling


      This introductory class will show you how to determine if government contracts are right for your business.