Business Training at Fairmont Dynamic Networking Event CLARKSBURG

News Release

WEST VIRGINIA DISTRICT 

Release Date: March 13, 2012                  

Contact: Rick Haney (304) 623-7449

richard.haney@sba.gov Release Number: 12-13PR                        

SBA Small Business Training at Fairmont Dynamic Networking Event CLARKSBURG, W.V

 

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) will provide training during the Dynamic Networking for Small Business (DyNet) conference in Fairmont on Wednesday, April 4. The free day-long event begins at 9 a.m. at the Robert H. Mollohan Research Park, 1000 Galliher Drive in Fairmont. SBA will offer workshops designed for small businesses in various stages of development: the new Woman-Owned Small Business (WOSB) contracting program; Government Contracting 101; Historically Underutilized Business Zone (HUBZone) Certification; obtaining contract bonding; speed networking/matchmaking; federal contractor certification processes; and more. DyNet, sponsored by the I-79 Development Council, will provide opportunities for small businesses to receive the training needed to succeed in the government contracting arena and speak directly to federal agencies and prime contractors. The matchmaking event offers training from the basics of government contracting to specialized SBA certification programs. In addition to the SBA, supporting organizations include the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Pittsburgh and Huntington Districts), Northern WV Chapter of the National Contract Management Association, Regional Contracting Assistance Center, SCORE, and California University GACO/PTAC. There will be no charge to attend the conference. For registration information, visit www.charleston.score.org