POTEAU—A seminar for women-owned and minority-owned businesses will be held Tuesday at the Kiamichi Technology Seminar Center from 8 a.m. to 1: 15 p.m.
The location is 1509 S. McKenna in Poteau. Cost is $20.
The seminar will focus on preparation for state, local, federal and tribal contracting. You will learn the eligibility requirements for a woman-owned small business (WOSB) and how to register, along with learning more about SAM, DUNS number, 8a and Hubzone requirements.
In addition, you will learn how to utilize contracting opportunities and discover opportunities for tribal members.
Presenters are Ron DeGiacoma with KTC OBAN, Terri Shook with the SBA Procurement Center, Vanessa Woodfork and Pam Walker with the SBA, Boyd Miller with the Choctaw Nation, James Ray with the REI Minority Business Development Agency and Dr. Barbara Rackley with the REI Women’s Business Center.