TAMIU-SBDC, SBA to Discuss Procurement July 24

TAMIU SBDC, SBA to Discuss
Procurement Opportunities

The Texas A&M International University Small Business Development Center (TAMIU-SBDC) and the San Antonio District Office of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) will conduct “The Marketplace for Contracting Opportunities for Women in Business,” a noontime roundtable Thursday, July 24, 2008, from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. at the Embassy Suites, 110 Calle del Norte.

This event is free and open to the public, but registration is required. Lunch and refreshments will be provided.

Learn how to build a business profile, register on Central Contract Registration (CCR) and search for contract opportunities on FedBizOpps.

Federal, State and other agencies spend big dollars every year. Learn how to take advantage of these opportunities for your small business.

Featured speaker will be Patricia Suarez, business advisor from the UTSA-SBDC Technology Center, with guest remarks by Mary Alice Blanco, Women’s Business Ownership representative, SBA San Antonio District Office.

To register and reserve your spot, call TAMIU SBDC at 956.326.2827 or e-mail sbdc@tamiu.edu. Register online at sbdc.tamiu.edu .

Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance by contacting the SBDC at 956.326.2827.

Journalists who need additional information or help with media requests and interviews should contact the Office of Public Relations, Marketing and Information Services at prmis@tamiu.edu