IS MY BUSINESS CERTIFIABLE: WORKSHOP
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
This is an interactive session to learn about the different types of diversity certification programs for Minority, Women and Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBE, WOSB, EDWOSB, VOSB, MBE, WBE, MWBE, SBA 8(a) or SBA HUBZone). Learn why the alphabet soup of certification abbreviations matter and about diversity spend goals. This workshop will help you determine IF your business should consider diversity certification, then assist you in strategizing and selecting WHICH program might best fit your business. The presentation will be followed by ample Q&A time to address your specific questions.
The interactive session will be facilitated by Joanne Peterson, President/CEO and Marian Neilson, CFO of Abator®, which currently holds 20+ DWBE certifications.