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Port of Seattle PortGen Workshop April 13 9am-12:00pm – Location Port of Seattle Commission Chambers

Port of Seattle PortGen Workshop April 13 9am-12:00pm – Location Port of Seattle Commission Chambers

April 13 @ 9:00 am12:00 pm PDT

Attention Business Owners  Mark your calendars for the Upcoming PortGen Workshop

Date: April 13, 2017 Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Location: Port of Seattle 2711 Alaskan Way, Seattle Washington 98121- Room Commission Chambers (Parking will be validated at the “Bell Street Parking Garage” on Wall Street)

Agenda Highlights
Come meet staff members of the Port of Seattle, Central Procurement and Small Business Team for
an informational session on how to do business with the Port of Seattle as it relates to Consulting and Small Works Construction contracting. Small business attendees will gain an understanding of upcoming solicitations, procurement opportunities, and have the opportunity to network with relevant decision makers of the Port.

Topics Include:
 RFP Development Training
 Small Works Construction: Training& Opportunities
 Consulting: IAF Special Testing and Inspection Services
 Consulting: Construction Safety Monitoring Services

Space is limited therefore please RSVP as soon as possible by return email to smallbusiness@portseattle.org if you have questions please contact Boyd.T@portseattle.org Port of Seattle, Small and Disadvantage Business Coordinator (206) 787-3455

Working With SDOT: Move Seattle •Tuesday, March 29 from 9:30 –11:30am at the Bertha Knight LandesRoom

Working With SDOT: Move Seattle

Tuesday, March 29 from 9:30 –11:30 at the Bertha Knight LandesRoom

 

Information on upcoming Move Seattle projects (Construction & Design) as well as networking opportunities with SDOT PMs, leadership staff, and other companies

 

Attendance is free! Due to room size, advanced registration is requested.

For more information, please contact the SDOT WMBE Program Manager, Edson I. Zavala, at edson.zavala@seattle.gov.

Government Contracting Weekly Webinar Topic: Certifications – Mar 24, 2017 9:00 AM PDT – Online

Please register for Government Contracting Weekly Webinar Certifications on Mar 24, 2017 9:00 AM PDT at:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/328915986406006530

Certifications Explained!!

Do you need to get your company certified?

What happens if you don’t?
What happens if you do??

This presentation will:

• Introduce you to the basics of government certifications
• Help you decide which certifications are for you

We will discuss certifications for federal, state and local governments as well as commercial applications. We will provide some guidelines for deciding which certifications are appropriate for you and next steps and resources.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

Marketing to Government Buyers March 15, 2017 9:00 am – 11:00 am – SBA Seattle District Office

Marketing to Government Buyers   March 15, 2017 9:00 am – 11:00 am            

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/marketing-to-government-buyers-tickets-31544407171

Location:         SBA Seattle District Office, 2401 4th Ave #450 Seattle, WA 98121

Contact:           Stephanie Scott  Stephanie.scott@commerce.wa.gov  206-384-8211

Market research, marketing, and relationship building are critical to your success as a federal contractor! Learn how to identify your federal government customers, analyze current and future needs, select and develop marketing tools, connect with your customer, and best practices to achieve marketing success.

Workshop attendees will receive a worksheet, samples, and follow-up assistance for creating federally targeted marketing materials. Bring your lap top if you’d like to do hands on market research during the workshop!
Recommended prerequisite: Government Contracting Essentials or basic understanding of government contracting.

Free follow up assistance available from the Washington Department of Commerce’s Defense Industry Adjustment Program or the Washington Procurement Technical Assistance Center.

Registration recommended but not required.

Bonding Essentials for Small Business GovConWKLY Webinar – Mar 17, 2017 9:00 AM PDT

Please register for Bonding Essentials for Small Business GovConWKLY Webinar on Mar 17, 2017 9:00 AM PDT at:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6670475743261432321

Bonding Essentials for Small Businesses- The Small Business Transportation Resource Center is committed to helping small and diverse compete effectively on transportation contracts- including bonding! Join the webinar to learn about their valuable resources. They are bringing in bonding expert, Kara Skinner with Integrity Surety. Understanding what types of bonds are available, when you need them, and what factors go into getting your small business approved will help ensure your success.

Lily Keefe, Small Business Transportation Resource Center
Kara Skinner, Integrity Surety, LLC

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

Port of Seattle Office of Minority and Women Business Enterprise, Certification Process, and Port of Seattle Procurement Roster Management System (PRMS) Workshop March 13 9am-Noon

March 13, 2017

 Office of Minority and Women Business Enterprise, Certification Process, and

Port of Seattle Procurement Roster Management System (PRMS) Workshop

 Time:            9:00am-12:00am

 Location:    SeaTac Airport: Amsterdam Conference Room

Main Terminal Building 17801 International Boulevard (Pacific Highway S,Seattle, Washington 98158 

Please note: For those of you who park in the SeaTac parking garage , parking will be validated.

Workshop Details:

  • Gain an understanding of what it takes to get certified as a minority and/or women business enterprise Presented by the Office of Minority and Women Business.
  • Find Port of Seattle Business Opportunities: learn how to register and use the Port’s Procurement Roster System (PRMS)

 

Please see attached flyer for additional information and upcoming workshops.

Please RSVP as soon as possible by return email to smallbusiness@portseattle.org

If you have questions please contract Boyd.T@portseattle.org Port of Seattle, Small and Disadvantage Business Coordinator.

(206) 787-3455

smallbusiness@portseattle.org

GovConWKLY Webinar Series: Laying the Groundwork: An introduction to Government Procurement on Mar 3, 2017 9:00 AM PST

Please register for GovConWKLY: Laying the Groundwork: An introduction to Government Procurement on Mar 3, 2017 9:00 AM PST

GovConWKLY Webinar: Are you a small business owner looking to get into city, county, state, or federal government contracting? Then this webinar is for you! It will lay the ground work for you to decide if government contracting is your future. Find out what the government is buying, how they buy it, and an introduction to who you are selling too. Washington PTAC Team Member Kate Hoy will be the presenter.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.