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|September 12, 2023||Santa Cruz Sets 3-Year DBE Participation Goal||
The Santa Cruz METRO Board of Directors has enacted a new DBE (Disadvantaged Business Enterprise) policy to encourage the maximum participation of DBEs in all Santa Cruz METRO contracting activitie ...Read more
|August 21, 2023||SBA Gov't Scorecard Shows Increased Spending with SDBs, SDVOBs, WOSBs, HUBZones||
The annual SBA Govt scorecard measures how well the federal agencies meet the small business prime contracting and subcontracting goals.
The new scorecard highlights the Biden-Harris Admini ...Read more
|July 3, 2023||Pennsylvania Seeks Public Comment on SB/SDB/VBE/DBE Goals|
|May 31, 2023||Iowa Senator Calls for Updating WOSB/SDVOSB Goal Requirements||
Recently, Senator Joni Ernst of Iowa, a member of the Senate Small Business Committee, announced two bills that would potentially impact how participation goals for Women-Owned Small Businesses (WO ...Read more
|March 28, 2023||CAL FIRE Commits to DVBE and SBE procurement|
|March 17, 2023||GSA Utilizing SDVOSBs in Governmentwide Acquisition Contracts||
The US General Services Administration (GSA) reported that 45 contract holders had exercised the five-year option for the VETS 2 Governmentwide Acquisition Contract. This will enable government age ...Read more
|January 26, 2023||Sen. Rosen Looks to Create VOSB/SDVOB/DVBE Outreach Center||
US Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV), a member of the Senate Small Business Committee, has sent a ...Read more
|December 15, 2022||Rule on VOSB and SDVOSB Transfers of Certification Issued||
The Small Business Administration (SBA) has launched Small Business Certification Program for businesses of veteran entrepreneurs.
The program enables veteran-owned small businesses (VOSBs) ...Read more
|November 21, 2022||San Jose Launches M/WBE, LGBTQ, VetBiz Disparity Study|
|September 29, 2022||New Rules for SBA 8(a), WOSB, SDVOSB, and HUBZone Firms||
The Small Business Administration (SBA) has announced a proposed rule that would significantly alter ...Read more