Becoming a certified diverse supplier can open your business to receive government and corporate contracts as a part of government efforts to ensure businesses like yours can play a more significant role in our economy. In this webinar, we will be covering The Historically Underutilized Business Zones Certification. The HUBZone certificate is designed to help small businesses in urban and rural communities connect with federal contract dollars. SBA will also provide a brief discussion and preview on map updates. In this webinar, you will learn: How the HUBZone certification program has changed What the program requirements are, and if your business meets them How to apply and what the application process looks like All attendees will receive a copy of the presentation and will have a chance to get their questions answered by an SBA professional.
Speaker(s): Takeisha Hodge – SBA Program Manager of Certification and Outreach JaWanda Jones – SBA Business Opportunity Specialist Angela Wells – SBA Business Opportunity Specialist
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