Ready, Set, ÉXITO!

A Procurement Connection Workshop By special presentation at the MD Hispanic Business Conference

This is a uniquely-crafted workshop for small, minority and women business owners who want to do business with the State of Maryland. You’ll learn how to navigate the state contracting arena and meet buyers from a number of state agencies. Be sure to bring plenty of business cards because this is a great forum to begin developing relationships that can impact your business. You’ll walk out the door with a comprehensive list of active solicitations from our panelists and the confidence to compete in this competitive arena.

Who should attend?

  • Small business owners who want to determine if the State of Maryland is a potential customer
  • Small business owners seeking to navigate Maryland’s procurement process
  • Small business owners ready to perform as prime contractors
  • Small business owners ready to perform as subcontractors

Ready, Set, ÉXITO! Is being conducted by the Governor’s Office of Minority Affairs (GOMA). GOMA serves as the primary advocate for small, minority and women businesses, oversees compliance of Maryland’s procurement programs, and sets participation goals for the Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) and Small Business Reserve (SBR) Programs.