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  • Saturday, April 6, 2019

    • The Entrepreneurial Expo Time: 1:30p - 5:30p Location: The Catholic niversity of America Caldwell Hall 620 Michigan Avenue NE Washington, DC 20064 Details:

      Hosted By: The Federal City Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

      “Bridging the Gap between Minority Businesses and Government Contracting”

      Aspiring and current entrepreneurs are welcome to attend The Entrepreneurial Expo on Saturday April 6 from 1:30 to 5:30pm at Caldwell Hall, Catholic University. Presented by The Federal City Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

      Expo Highlights:

      • Networking session: 1:30 to 2:00pm
      • Presentations by the U.S. Small Business Administration and the Minority Business Development Agency of the U.S. Department of Commerce
      • Panel of experienced contractors share their stories and strategies for contracting with the government
      • Information on government contracting opportunities, Set-Aside and Preference programs

      Expo participants include

      • Former NFL player and DC native Edward Simms III of Simms Construction;
      • Hairstylist and DC native Melanee Williams of Rockin’ Roots;
      • Diane B. McCain, CEO of Potomac Management Solutions, a human resources company experienced in government contracting;
      • Walker’s Legacy, founded by Natalie Madeira Cofield, and named one of the “25 Companies Determined to See Women Succeed” by INC.com;
      • plus successful entrepreneurs in the fields of IT, Risk Management, Training & Consulting, Financial Planning and Physical Security.

      Through this Expo, The Federal City Alumnae Chapter aims to empower small business with roadmaps and strategies to garner business contracting opportunities with the government.

      FREE REGISTRATION at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-entrepreneurial-expo-tickets-58505375152?aff=erellivmlt. For information, contact economic@thefcacdst.org