FEDERAL CONTRACTING 101
Have you ever wanted to do business with the federal government, but just didn't know where to start?
The federal government is the largest buyer of goods and services worldwide, spending over $500B every year to make government work.
This workshop will introduce you to the federal marketplace and reveal the minimum requirements to do business with the federal government.
Presenter: Althea Harris began her federal career in 1993 at the U.S. Department of Commerce under the late Secretary Ronald H. Brown where she traveled worldwide in support of small and medium-sized exporters. Then she helped small business owners compete for federal contracts while at the U.S. General Services Administration. Having held several positions within the SBA office in Miami since 1999, Mrs. Harris now serves as the Assistant District Director for Marketing & Outreach for Area 1. She coordinates and conducts marketing and outreach to the half-million small business owners in 6 of the District's 24-county territory.