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  • Friday, March 1, 2019

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  • Saturday, March 2, 2019

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  • Sunday, March 3, 2019

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  • Monday, March 4, 2019

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  • Tuesday, March 5, 2019

    • MDOT MBE/DBE/ACDBE/SBE Application Assistance Workshop Time: 10:00a - 1:00p Location: Maryland Department of Transportation Headquarters, 7201 Corporate Center Drive, Hanover, Maryland 21076 Details:

      On a monthly basis, the Maryland Department of Transportation's Office of Small and Minority Business Policy hosts the MBE/DBE/ACDBE/SBE Application Assistance Workshop.  This workshop is intended for those firms interested in seeking Minority Business Enterprise (MBE), Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE), and/or Airport Concessions Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (ACDBE) and/or Small Business Enterprise (SBE) certification.  By attending the workshop, you will learn the benefits of certification, the five key requirements for certification, and the four steps in the certification process.  For information and registration visit www.mdot.maryland.gov/aaw. 

       
       
    • MDOT MBE/DBE/ACDBE/SBE Application Assistance Workshop Time: 5:30p - 8:00p Location: Maryland Department of Transportation Headquarters, 7201 Corporate Center Drive, Hanover, Maryland 21076 Details:

      On a monthly basis, the Maryland Department of Transportation's Office of Small and Minoirty Business Policy hosts the MBE/DBE/ACDBE/SBE Application Assistance Workshop.  This workshop is intended for those firms interested in seeking Minority Business Enterprise (MBE), Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE), and/or Airport Concessions Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (ACDBE) and/or Small Business Enterprise (SBE) certification.  By attending the workshop, you will learn the benefits of certification, the five key requirements for certification, and the four steps in the certification process.  For information and registration visit www.mdot.maryland.gov/aaw. 

       
       
  • Wednesday, March 6, 2019

    • Buying an Existing Busienss Time: 6:00p - 9:00p Location: Prince Frederick College of Souther Maryland 115 J.W. Williams Road Details:

      Hosted By: Small Business Development Center

      This course covers areas such as:
      • How and what to research about a business that you are interested in purchasing. 
      • How to determine the value of a business. 
      • How to transfer ownership of a business. 
       
       
  • Thursday, March 7, 2019

    • SBA Programs & Services Time: 1:00p - 2:00p Location: 100 S. Charles St. Suite 1201 Baltimore, MD 21201 Details:

      Hosted By: Small Business Administration

      Join us for an overview of the SBA's programs and services to help you start and grow your own small business. Session will discuss counseling, financing and contracting. This event is free; but advance registration is required. Please note: Photo ID required for building entry.

       
       
  • Friday, March 8, 2019

    • QuickBooks Time: 9:00a - 3:00p Location: Leonardtown College of Southern Maryland 22950 Hollywood Road Details:

      Hosted By: Small Business Development Center

      Discover how this user-friendly software program can make small business recordkeeping fast and easy. Alternating lecture and hands-on computer exercises will provide an overview of the many features of QuickBooks. Find out how its applications can streamline business processes. Learn how to create a new company and to work with customer transactions, vendor transactions, and bank accounts, as well as generating basic financial reports and customizing invoices.

       
       
  • Saturday, March 9, 2019

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  • Sunday, March 10, 2019

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  • Monday, March 11, 2019

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  • Tuesday, March 12, 2019

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  • Wednesday, March 13, 2019

    • Commuter Choice Maryland Webinar Time: 10:00a - 11:00a Location: online webinar Details:

      Hosted By: MDOT Commuter Choice Maryland

      The Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) is promoting our Commuter Choice Maryland program, enabling Maryland businesses to utilize resources, tools, and services that encourages Marylanders to commute using transit, walk, bike, rideshare/carpool, vanpool,and telework and enables you to take advantage of this business tax credit.

       Please join us to discuss possibilities of building and expanding your Commuter Benefits program with telework and vanpool. Topics will include:

      • Guidance on Telework and Vanpool

      •Assistance with qualifying for the Maryland Commuter Tax Credit with vanpool services

      •Strategies to encourage employee participation

      •Assistance with program implementation

      •How to retain top talent, reduce employee turnover, and save your money!

       

       
       
    • Financing Your Small Business Time: 6:00p - 8:00p Location: La Plata College of Southern Maryland 8730 Mitchell Road Details:

      Hosted By: Small Business Development Center

      Whether you are starting a new business or expanding a successful existing business, it is essential to know the financial sources that are available to you. Evaluate sources of business financing to determine which would best serve your needs. Prepare for the process of securing business financing; identify the lenders' considerations in granting credit. Discuss federal, state and local loan/loan guarantee programs. Prepare yourself to work with an SBDC counselor to finalize your business plan and loan application.

       
       
       
  • Thursday, March 14, 2019

    • Minority Business Night Time: 6:00p - 8:00p Location: Lowe House Office Building Rooms 170 & 180 6 Bladen St., Annapolis, MD 21401 Details:

      Minority Business Night welcomes all small and minority businesses including MBE and procurement related organizations, early-stage technology firms, and innovation-driven companies to dinner in Annapolis to engage with legislators, hear about all legislation from 2019 Legislative Session that is applicable to small and minority businesses, and learn about funding opportunities and resources available to Maryland based businesses. 

      Minority Business Night will feature several notable speakers covering key topics that include essential legislation that could impact your business, the Small Business Reserve program, access to capital, the Minority Business Enterprise certification process, and more. Invited presenters include the Governor's Office of Small, Minority & Women Business Affairs, Department of General Services, Maryland Department of Transportation Office of Small & Minority Business Policy, TEDCO, and other renowned speakers.

      For more information, please contact Jasmine Snead, Chief of Staff to Delegate Jazz Lewis at 301-858-3691 or email at jazz.lewis@house.state.md.us. 

       
       
  • Friday, March 15, 2019

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  • Saturday, March 16, 2019

    • Getting Your Foot in the Door Time: 9:00a - 12:00p Location: MdTA Police Headquarters, 4330 Broening Highway, Baltimore, MD 21222 Details:

      Hosted By: Maryland Transportation Authority

      BUSINESS Forum Goal:

      To increase program awareness of the agency’s Minority Business Enterprise (MBE), Small Business Reserve (SBR), Veterans-owned Small Business Enterprise Program AND inform all companies who would like to do business with the Maryland Transportation Authority (MDTA)

       

      BUSINESS FORUM FOCUS

      Informing and educating companies on various business related opportunities available to them that will help grow their business.  Also, inform them on any upcoming major projects with MDTA, other TBU’s, and in the State of Maryland

       

      BUSINESS FORUM STRATEGIES:

      1. Conduct workshops and group discussions that provide necessary tools for small, minority, woman and veteran owned businesses
      2. Provide businesses with one-on-one access to MDTA Procurement, Engineering, Consultant Services, Construction staff, and Prime Contractors
      3. Provide updated advertising dates for potential upcoming contracts

      For more information, contact 410-537-5697 or mdtaoutreach@mdta.state.md.us

       
       
  • Sunday, March 17, 2019

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  • Monday, March 18, 2019

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  • Tuesday, March 19, 2019

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  • Wednesday, March 20, 2019

    • Alliance for Hispanic Commercial Contractors Webinar Part 3: Pricing for the Win Time: 7:30a - 9:30a Location: N/A Details:

      Hosted By: Alliance for Hispanic Commercial Contractors

      Pricing For The Win

      This session will discuss strategies on to best develop pricing documents. This webinar will be co-hosted by industry experts. More details to follow.

      Presented by | Presentado Por: Carrie Ann Williams, Principal of Andana Consulting, LLC

      As principal of Andana Consulting, Carrie Ann Williams, CPSM works with organizations to guide proposal development and create amazing content. Carrie Ann has more than 15 years of experience successfully tracking, pursuing, proposing, and winning local, state, and federal contracts in the fields of architecture, engineering, and construction (A/E/C), environmental and IT. Through her knowledge of the full lifecycle of government consulting, Carrie Ann has supported hundreds of government proposals and contracts as a Marketing Director, Proposal Manager, and Project Manager for several A/E/C organizations. She advises firms on market research, overall strategy, and marketing tactics and speaks on marketing topics nationwide to organizations including SAME, SMPS, AIA, and NVSBE. Carrie Ann is active with Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) where she is co-chair for the national STEM Committee, is currently an Elected Director for SAME Baltimore Post.

       
       
  • Thursday, March 21, 2019

    • Open House Time: 3:00p - 5:00p Location: Morgan State University Student Center Room 212 1700 East Cold Spring Lane Baltimore, MD 21251 Details:

      Hosted By: Morgan State University

      Morgan State University's Department of Facilities, Design & Construction Reaches out to:


      ARCHITECTS, ENGINEERS, DESIGNERS, CONSULTANTS, CONSTRUCTION MANAGERS, CONTRACTORS, TRADE CONTRACTORS, MBE, WBE, SBR FIRMS, ETC.


      Parking is available in the Student Center Garage off of Stadium Way Access from either Cold Spring Lane or Argonne Drive

      Please RSVP or if you require additional information please contact:
      Shari Williams via email shari.williams@morgan.edu 
      or Kim I. McCalla at kim.mccalla@morgan.edu

       
       
  • Friday, March 22, 2019

    • Hanover Courts Job Fair Time: 9:00a - 11:00a Location: 2412 Hartford St. SE Washington, DC 20020 Details:

      Hosted By: The Whiting-Turner Contracting Company

      The Hanover Courts Project is a rehabilitation of six 3 and 4-story garden-style apartment buildings located in Washington, D.C. There are 74 existing residential apartments in the community. The scope of work includes the renovation of existing units along with the addition of (8) new residential units, including (5) accessible units. This is a Whiting-Turner Project, with a scheduled start date of March 2019. The project has a First Source Employment Agreement, Certified Business Enterprise Contracting Plan (CBE), Apprenticeship Agreement, and is subject to Davis-Bacon wage scale.

      Contact
      Jeremy Campbell
      Project Engineer
      Whiting-Turner
      443-793-5881
      Jeremy.Campbell@whiting-turner.com

      Packages Bidding
      Selective demolition, sitework, concrete repair, masonry repair, miscellaneous metals, framing, finish carpentry, roofing, windows, doors, drywall, painting, flooring, specialties, appliances, cabinets & countertops, solar, plumbing, HVAC, electrical

       
       
    • Subcontractor Outreach Event Time: 10:30a - 12:00p Location: Walsh Construction Office 13454 Sunrise Valley Drive Herndon, VA 20171 Details:

      Hosted By: The Walsh Group

      BID OPPORTUNITY:

      Bay, Headen + Huntington Apartment Projects

      These projects are located in Cambridge, MD (Bay Country Apartments) and St. Charles, MD (Headen House Apartments and Huntington Apartments).

      BID OPPORTUNITY:

      Bay, Headen + Huntington Apartment Projects

      These projects are located in Cambridge, MD (Bay Country Apartments) and St. Charles, MD (Headen House Apartments and Huntington Apartments).

       
       
  • Saturday, March 23, 2019

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  • Sunday, March 24, 2019

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  • Monday, March 25, 2019

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  • Tuesday, March 26, 2019

    • State Procurement 101 Time: 10:00a - 12:00p Location: Governor's Coordinating Offices 100 Community Place 1st Floor Conference Room Crownsville, MD 21032 Details:

      Hosted By: The Governor's Office of Small, Minority and Women Business Affairs

      Join us for an overview of the state contracting arena and insightful tips for navigating the procurement process. Seating is limited. Advance registration preferred.

       
       
    • Contract Cost & Price Analysis Time: 2:00p - 4:00p Location: Governor's Coordinating Offices 100 Community Place 1st Floor Conference Room Crownsville, MD 21032 Details:

      Hosted By: The Governor's Office of Small, Minority, and Women Business Affairs

      Guest, Arthenia LeFlore from the Maryland Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) will provide a basic overview related to cost and price analysis in government contracting. 

       
       
  • Wednesday, March 27, 2019

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  • Thursday, March 28, 2019

    • Spring Showcase Time: 9:00a - 2:00p Location: Hilton Garden Inn Falls Church 706 West Broad Street Falls Church, VA 22046 Details:

      Hosted By: GovConectx

      Military and Civilian Agencies, Primes, Match Making, Mentoring, More...

      ???SDVOSB and VOSB are Encouraged to Participate

      Use the Coupon Code   Vet   and take $100.00 off the cost. 

      This Event is designed to give you Maximum Exposure:
      Speakers - Match Makers - Expo - Mentoring  ? 

      Match Making:
      One on Ones with Personnel from Federal Agencies, Helpful Organizations and Businesses that can make your Sales Skyrocket...

      Participants
      Confirmed Participants
      Marines * Navy * Air Force  * State Department * SBA * Department of Labor * US Department of Agriculture * USAID * Department of Education * US Patent and Trademark Office * DOD Washington Headquarters Service * Louis Berger (Prime) * DCS (Prime) GPSLLC - George P. Sigalos (Speaking and Match Making) * Mary Bezzini,  Godman Power Group * Set-Aside Alert *  Kevin P. Young * SCORE * VA PTAP  * GovPurchase * William Blumberg, Federal Contract Solutions, DFAS Ombudsman (Ret.)  * Financial Engineering Counselors ...with more being added daily...

      Click Here for the Agenda
      ?
      Keynote Speakers: 
      VADM Lou Crenshaw USN (Ret.), Crenshaw Consulting Associates
      and: Ms. Emily Harman OSBP DON

      Click Here for More on Our Speakers
       

      This Event Is For All Types of  Technologies and Services:
      The Agencies / Primes Attending use all types of Goods, Services and Solutions: Cyber Security, Big Data, Cloud Technology, Food, Greening, Medical, Information Technology, Electronics, Security, Architecture, Health Care, Construction, A/V, Office Supplies, Printing, Furniture, Wireless, Janitorial and Indoor Environmental Control, Manufacturing, Engineering, Professional Services, Staffing, Disaster Recovery, Homeland Security, COOP, Maintenance, Nanotechnologies, Environmental, Biotech, Medical, Information Assurance, Telecommunications, Critical Infrastructure, Energy, Power and Cooling and much More.


      A Tremendous Opportunity to Meet with Hard to Schedule Government Groups. 
       

       This Event Is For Everyone: 
       

      • Whether you are new to Government Sales...
      • Want to know the latest developments and their impact on your business...
      • Want to maximize the number of Agencies - Primes - Mentors - Contacts and Business Opportunities you can connect with in one day...
      • Need help with a capabilities statement...
      • Afraid you can’t get conventional financing for your company...
      • Sick of bidding with poor results...
      • Have any Agency related issues or questions...


      Now is the perfect time to connect with Outreach Personnel... It's all about relationships.

       

      ??* Exposure - Match Makers / Speakers All Day Long: ? 
      One on One Face to Face Meetings with Personnel from Military and Civilian Agencies, Prime Contractors, State Agencies, Helpful Organizations and Businesses ?All Day Long.
       

      • Seminar 
      • Matchmaking
      • Regular Price $299.00 / Attendee. Current Price: 1st attendee - $221.00; Each additional attendee - $121.00
      • SDVOSB and VOSB are Encouraged to Participate: Use the Coupon Code   Vet   and take $100.00 off the cost.
      • Register Now to Attend the Seminar and Match Maker


      ?* More Exposure - Expo / Match Makers / Speakers: 
      Get an Extra 30 Minutes Of Face Time with the Matchmakers and Speakers on their Expo Walk Through.   Showcase your goods and services.  ?? 

       

      • Expo Table
      • Seminar
      • Matchmaking
      • Includes up to 2 Attendees
      • Regular Price 499.00 / Table. Current Price: $399.00 / Table - Includes up to 2 Attendees 
      • SDVOSB and VOSB are Encouraged to Participate: Use the Coupon Code   Vet   and take $100.00 off the cost.
      • Register Now to Attend the Seminar, Match Maker and Expo


      ?* Maximum Exposure - Really Get Noticed - Sponsorship Opportunities:          
      Check Out Our Sponsorship Opportunities... Includes Table for Match Making or Display and other benefits....

      ?Become a sponsor / supporter for your organization to help meet its small business requirements for subcontractors, partners, joint-venture participants, suppliers or to really get noticed  It's a great way to meet potential new customers. Opportunities are available for individual events or special pricing for annual sponsors.

      Pick Your Level Of Participation:

      ?Bronze Sponsor: $500 / Event: Includes Table for Match Making or Display, 2 attendees; Your Logo + a 100 Word Description in the Event Guide on the Sponsorship Page, an Introduction during "Opening Remarks”, a list of attendees in excel format. 

      Silver Sponsor: $1,000 / Event: Includes a Table for Match Making or Display, 2 attendees; Your Logo + a 100 Word Description in the Event Guide on the Sponsorship Page and an Introduction during "Opening Remarks”, a list of attendees in excel format, an additional half page ad in the Event Guide.

      Gold Sponsor: $1,300 / Event:  Includes a Table for Match Making or Display, 2 attendees; Your Logo + a 100 Word Description in the Event Guide on the Sponsorship Page and an Introduction during "Opening Remarks”, a list of attendees in excel format, an additional half page ad in the Event Guide, plus your own 60 second elevator speech at Introduction “Opening Remarks,” and a listing as one of our Coffee Sponsors on the banner at the morning’s coffee table. + A One Time  Announcement Of Your Participation In The Subject Line of our E-Mails?. 

      ?Platinum Sponsor: $1,800 / Event:   Includes a Table for Match Making or Display, 2 attendees; Your Logo + a 100 Word Description in the Event Guide on the Sponsorship Page and an Introduction during "Opening Remarks”, a list of attendees in excel format, an additional Full Page ad in the Event Guide, plus your own 3 minute Elevator speech at “Opening Remarks” + A Two Time  Announcement Of Your Participation In The Subject Line of our   E-Mails ?

      ?Click Here For More Info 

      Register Now To Be A Sponsor

      ?

       

       
       
       
    • Mix & Mingle with Rockville Chamber of Commerce Time: 5:30p - 7:30p Location: Lurn Center 2098 Gaither Rd. Rockville, MD 20850 Details:

      Hosted By: Women Business Owners (WBO) of Montgomery County

      Joint networking event with Rockville Chamber of Commerce. 

      Please register to save your spot! https://wbo-mc.wildapricot.org/event-3229223/Registration

      WBO Members = Free

      Guests = $20

      The Lurn Center is easily accessible from anywhere in the DC Metro Area, exit 8 off I-270, just 1/4 mile off the exit.

       
       
  • Friday, March 29, 2019

    • 10th Annual Business Expo Time: 10:00a - 6:00p Location: Walter E Washington Convention Center 801 Mount Vernon Place NW Washington DC 20001 Details:

      Hosted By: Greater Washington Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (GWHCC)

      Launched in 2009, the GWHCC Business Expo has become the region’s prime event to connect small and medium businesses with potential clients and organizations that support their growth. Through a series of panels and workshops, entrepreneurs learn valuable information to fortify their practices and strengthen their companies. Participation in the Expo has increased to more than 100 exhibitors and 2,000 attendees. Each year the Business Expo features a high-profile VIP Executive Luncheon that brings C-Suite executives and corporate leaders together.

      Register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/gwhcc-10th-annual-business-expo-tickets-55410924567

       
       
  • Saturday, March 30, 2019

    • 2019 W.O.M.E.N. Conference Time: 8:00a - 4:00p Location: Morgan State University School of Business 4100 Hillen Road Baltimore, MD 21251 Details:

      Hosted By: Morgan State University's Entrepreneurial Development and Assistance Center

      The W.O.M.E.N. (Women Owned and Managed Entreprise Network) Conference is a network of resources that support women in developing and retaining competitive entreprises.  This year's theme is "I Am a Vital Voice"

       
       
  • Sunday, March 31, 2019

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