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|January 7, 2022||SBE Pool Expanded & DVBE/SBE Program Changes in California||
The Leveraging State Procurement for an Inclusive Economic Recovery Act of 2021, more commonly known as California Assembly Bill 1574 has been passed into law and will now require state agencies to ...Read more
|December 29, 2021||SDVOSB Federal Contracting Goal Could Rise from 3% to 5% with New Congressional Bill|
|December 20, 2021||Small Biz & M/WBEs to be Mentored by NYC Department||
New York City has introduced a Department of Design and Construction (DDC) mentoring program focused on increasing opportunities for Minority-owned and Women-owned Business Enterprises (M/WBEs) as ...Read more
|December 20, 2021||Inflation Forces Nearly Half of Small Businesses to Seek Loans||
The US Chamber of Commerce’s quarterly Small Business Index shows supply chain and inflation as key issues facing small businesses.
While optimism is higher among small business owners than ...Read more
|December 13, 2021||SBE firms included in $14.7m Tampa Bay Innovation Center Project||
Florida's Pinnella County is moving forward with the construction of the new Tampa Bay Innovation Center.
The center will focus on helping entrepreneurs and increasing SBE (Small Business E ...Read more
|December 3, 2021||White House Begins Implementing Reforms to Increase SDB Procurement||
The White House released a fact sheet on Thursday detailing five reforms as “the first step towards meeting the President’s goal of ensuring that 15 percent of federal contracts go to SDBs by 2 ...Read more
|November 26, 2021||SDVOSBs Get Contract Set-Asides with the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command||
The Small Business Office of the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defence Command (USASMDC) has launched its first service-disabled veteran-owned small business (SDVOSB) Set Aside contract program.< ...Read more
|October 25, 2021||SDB Participation Promoted by 2 New Pennsylvania Bills||
Pennsylvania legislators have recently introduced two bills aimed at assisting minority, women, and veteran-owned businesses in state contracting, under its Small Diverse Business (SDB) cert....Read more
|October 18, 2021||8(a) Firms No Longer Required by SBA to have a Bona Fide Place of Business|
|October 6, 2021||Albuquerque Gets $1.8m for Minority Business Development Center||
The grants will be dispersed over the course of five years, coming out to $375,000 per year. “Funding will assist center operations integral to the establishment and growth of minority-owned busi ...Read more