Goods & Services Supplier Orientation: How to do Business with King County
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM PDT
Our experts will discuss how you can market your goods and services to King County agencies, and share tips for submitting successful bids. You'll also meet our Small Business Certification Specialist and our Good & Service Contract Specialist.
Laying the Groundwork for the Interstate Bridge with IBR
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Virtual and 805 Broadway St, Suite 412, Vancouver WA 98660-3310
Are you a company interested in participating in the upcoming Interstate Bridge replacement between Portland OR, and Vancouver WA? Join us for the Interstate Bridge Replacement (IBR) program leadership on January 23 from 3:30- 5 pm to present the latest up-to-date information regarding the Interstate Bridge replacement project and receive information about upcoming contracting opportunities.
Take-Away Tuesday: SBA Mentor Protégé Program Overview Training
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Take-Away Tuesdays are designed to deliver high-value content, in short order, with plenty of substance, as well as an opportunity to ask the Subject Matter Expert (SME)!
VA OSDBU Webinar Worker Classification: Defining Employee and Independent Contractors
11:00 AM - 12: 00 PM
It is critical for business owners to correctly determine whether the people providing services are employees or independent contractors. In this workshop, we will review the categories of evidence used to determine worker classification and the steps employers should take once the proper worker classification is determined.
DBE Training and Construction Open House - Vancouver, WA!
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11018 NE 51st Cir, Vancouver WA 98682
The Washington State Department of Transportation’s Southwest Region will host a combined Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) training and a Construction Open House.
This free in-person event offers contractors and consultants insights into DBE business, road preservation, and construction and an opportunity to view upcoming contract projects in the Southwest Washington region.
Understanding Capabilities Statements (IN PERSON)
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Silverdale Library (conference room) 2650 NW Anderson Hill Road, Suite 101, Silverdale WA 98383
This class is for firms with a desire to learn about the differences between federal and state capability statements. Knowing how to speak the correct language when writing a capability statement is half the battle. Be prepared to learn the importance of having the right elements to describe what your business does and the importance of knowing what each agency wants to see in a capability statement.
Small Business Development Workshop “Working with a Union Contractor”
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Join the I-405/Brickyard project team for a personal, interactive, and informative event. "Working with a Union Contractor". SBE, VOB, MBE, and WBE community will have the opportunity to connect with Skanska representatives, industry experts, and fellow entrepreneurs.
Meet the Buyers Open House – Skagit and Whatcom County
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Skagit Station Community Room 105 East Kincaid Street, Mount Vernon WA 98273
Washington APEX Accelerator and EDASC bring local government buyers and small business owners together to learn how to do business with each other. At this Meet the Buyers event, you will have an opportunity to get connected with buyers from agencies in Skagit and Whatcom Counties. Additional participating agencies will be announced as confirmed.
Save the Date! Meet & Greet: Interstate Bridge Replacement Program
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
7100 Fort Dent Way, Seattle WA 98188-7500
The interstate Bridge Replacement program is teaming up with the Conference of Minority Transportation Officials, Washington State chapter to host a meet and greet for DBE and prime contractors to get information about upcoming contracting opportunities. Learn how your firm could be a part of this once-in-a-generation opportunity to replace vital aging infrastructure.
Why SDVOSBs That Work Together Win More Business
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
This webinar series was specifically designed to transfer the know-how needed to transform competent SDVOSBs into today’s Agencies preferred source for SDVOSB/SDB contract(s) award. Join us for this informative, hands-on series as we demonstrate how you maximize the organic contracting advantages you already own under PL-106-50 & PL 108-183.
Architecture, Engineering & Professional Services Consultant Orientation: How to do Business with King County
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM PDT
King County offers an Architecture, Engineering & Professional Services Consultant Orientation. Our experts will discuss how King County implements contracts, and how to effectively market your firm to King County agencies, tips for submitting successful proposals, and best practices to maximize your opportunities.