Gain Access to Federal Contracts with HUBZone | Oakland

Gain Access to Federal Contracts with HUBZone | Oakland

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 9:30am to 12:30pm

Did you know the Federal Government mandates at least 3% of Small Business contracting dollars be awarded to certified HUBZone firms?  Did you also know that often this goal goes unmet?

The Historically Underutilized Business Zone (HUBZone) certification is designed to help small businesses have a competitive advantage when bidding for government contracts. If your business is located in the areas highlighted on the map below—Your business may be eligible for set aside HUB Zone contracts. View the SBA interactive HUBZone map HERE.

Attend this workshop to learn:

• Benefits of the program
• If your business is in a HUBZone
• How to determine qualification
• Common problems associated with the certification process
• The application and how to apply
• How to maintain certification once certified


This workshop is facilitated by Christina Jones, Sr./ Lead Procurement Specialist, Norcal PTAC 


To qualify for HUBZone Certification your business must be a Small Business located in a HUBZone and have at least 35% of your employees live in a HUBZone.

Learn More about the HUBZone Program HERE.





Location TBA Oakland

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