Webinar: How to Become a Certified Woman-Owned Business

MBE, WBE, DBE, SBA 8(a), WOSB – which one is the right certification for your woman-owned business? If your business is majority minority-owned (51% or greater) and you want to have more opportunities for government contracting, you need to take this webinar! We will describe the different types of minority and women-owned certifications accepted at the federal & state levels so that you can determine which is best for your business. Cost: $15   Policies: Women and men are invited to attend our training workshops. Pre-registration is required. You will receive a link to the Zoom meeting upon registration. If this is your first time using Zoom, we recommend that you log on a few minutes early as you may need to install the Zoom app. Note: MWBC recognizes that many individuals and businesses are experiencing financial hardships right now. If the cost of this workshop is a deterrent to your attendance, please contact…

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Webinar: How to Become a Certified Woman-Owned Business

  MBE, WBE, DBE, SBA 8(a), WOSB – which one is the right certification for your woman-owned business? If your business is majority minority-owned (51% or greater) and you want to have more opportunities for government contracting, you need to take this webinar! We will describe the different types of minority and women-owned certifications accepted at the federal & state levels so that you can determine which is best for your business. Cost: $15   Policies: Women and men are invited to attend our training workshops. Pre-registration is required. You will receive a link to the Zoom meeting upon registration. If this is your first time using Zoom, we recommend that you log on a few minutes early as you may need to install the Zoom app. Note: MWBC recognizes that many individuals and businesses are experiencing financial hardships right now. If the cost of this workshop is a deterrent to your attendance, please…

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Women-Owned Business Certifications: Making Sense of the new WOSB/EDWOSB Requirements

Join the Maryland Women’s Business Center, Women’s Business Center at Community Business Partnership, and Virginia Procurement Technical Assistance Center for a colalborative webinar deciphering the new Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB) and Economically Disadvantaged Women-Owned Small Business (EDWOSB) certification requirements. Recently the SBA changed the process for qualifying for WOSB and EDWOSB.  There is a lot of misinformation and lack of clarity about these changes that may impact your status as a WOSB/EDWOSB.  This webinar will clear up some of the confusion and help guide you on how to become a certified WOSB/EDWOSB. Some topics covered will be: How do I use 3rd party certification? Where do I apply for certification? What are the important deadlines for certification? How long am I self certified? About our presenter: Ms. Lisa Wood holds a MBA from the University of New Haven and a BSBA through the Robert Morris University of Pittsburgh. Lisa is currently pursuing her PhD…

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Webinar: How to Become a Certified Woman-Owned Business

  MBE, WBE, DBE, SBA 8(a), WOSB – which one is the right certification for your woman-owned business? If your business is majority minority-owned (51% or greater) and you want to have more opportunities for government contracting, you need to take this webinar! We will describe the different types of minority and women-owned certifications accepted at the federal & state levels so that you can determine which is best for your business. Cost: $15   Policies: Women and men are invited to attend our training workshops. Pre-registration is required. You will receive a link to the Zoom meeting upon registration. If this is your first time using Zoom, we recommend that you log on a few minutes early as you may need to install the Zoom app. Note: MWBC recognizes that many individuals and businesses are experiencing financial hardships right now. If the cost of this workshop is a deterrent to your attendance, please…

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Webinar: How to Become a Certified Woman-Owned Business

  MBE, WBE, DBE, SBA 8(a), WOSB – which one is the right certification for your woman-owned business? If your business is majority minority-owned (51% or greater) and you want to have more opportunities for government contracting, you need to take this webinar! We will describe the different types of minority and women-owned certifications accepted at the federal & state levels so that you can determine which is best for your business. Cost: $15   Policies: Women and men are invited to attend our training workshops. Pre-registration is required. You will receive a link to the Zoom meeting upon registration. If this is your first time using Zoom, we recommend that you log on a few minutes early as you may need to install the Zoom app. Note: MWBC recognizes that many individuals and businesses are experiencing financial hardships right now. If the cost of this workshop is a deterrent to your attendance, please…

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Certifications: WBENC Women Business Enterprise (WBE) & Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) – Prince George’s County

  Being certified as a woman-owned or minority-owned diverse supplier can open up opportunities previously inaccessible to your business. Discover why the Women Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) Women Business Enterprise (WBE) and/or the Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) certifications may be the right next step for your business. Our guest speakers will discuss the benefits of the WBENC and MBE certifications as well as qualification criteria and the certification process for DC area-based businesses. Guest speakers include: Sandra Eberhard, Executive Director, Women Presidents’ Education Organization (WPEO), DC discussing WBENC certification Patricia Ramos, Director, MBE Services, Capital Region Minority Supplier Development Council addressing MBE certification As a result of attending this workshop, you will walk away with a clear understanding of the application criteria and process. Target audience: Growth   Note Our Policies: Refunds or comps are available for classes cancelled by MWBC. All other refunds are not provided. MWBC only…

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Certifications: WBENC Women Business Enterprise (WBE) & Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) – Montgomery County

  Being certified as a woman-owned or minority-owned diverse supplier can open up opportunities previously inaccessible to your business. Discover why the Women Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) Women Business Enterprise (WBE) and/or the Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) certifications may be the right next step for your business. Our guest speakers will discuss the benefits of the WBENC and MBE certifications as well as qualification criteria and the certification process for DC area-based businesses. Guest speakers include: Sandra Eberhard, Executive Director, Women Presidents’ Education Organization (WPEO), DC discussing WBENC certification Patricia Ramos, Director, MBE Services, Capital Region Minority Supplier Development Council addressing MBE certification As a result of attending this workshop, you will walk away with a clear understanding of the application criteria and process. Target audience: Growth   Note Our Policies: Refunds or comps are available for classes cancelled by MWBC. All other refunds are not provided. MWBC only…

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State Certification: Benefits of Becoming a Certified Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) through the State of Maryland – Montgomery County

  Have you considered becoming certified women-owned business but don’t know where to start? Are you looking for opportunities to pursue business deals with hundreds of state and local government entities? Do you want to know more about the criteria to become a recognized minority business owner in the state of Maryland? Join us for a presentation and discussion with the Maryland Department of Transportation’s (MDOT) Office of Minority Business Enterprise (OMBE) and Montgomery County Office of Procurement. A representative from MDOT will address the benefits and process to apply for Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) certification, specifically: The five eligibility standards The complete application process The most common application questions​ How to connect to business opportunities with the State of Maryland Marketing and business development tips when working with the State of Maryland A representative from the Montgomery County Office of Procurement will explain how the MDOT MBE certification flows into the…

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