Do you qualify as a disadvantaged or underrepresented business? Are you a business owner and do not know what it takes to partner with the government or corporate entities? Do you know what opportunities are available to you as a business owner? Did you know that you can increase your revenue stream by working with government and corporate entities?
If you are unable to answer any of these questions then come and join Vernita Naylor, Author of Get the Cheese, Avoid the Traps: An Interactive Guide to Government Contracting at the Richmond Business Bites, Small Business Certification Series. This low-cost small business workshop, networking and lunch series will be held at the East Bay Center for Performing Arts, 339 11th Street, Richmond, CA on Thursday, August 21, 11-1pm.
She along with a panel of experts will discuss how certifications are important for your business, demystifying the certification process, corporate tips from sourcing specialist, small business success stories and the next steps to becoming certified. Get the Cheese, Avoid the Traps will be available for purchase and signed by the author before and after the event, as well as handouts in taking the next steps to your business’ success. Space is limited. To register go to www.richmondmainstreet.org or for more information call 510-236-4049.