August 15, 2019Northrop Grumman, in collaboration with the USC Center for Economic Development, is offering free cybersecurity training to small businesses through an Air Force Small Business Office Mentor Protégé Program. To register, click here.


August 26, 2019 – Join SBA 7(j) provider Ruffin Consulting and get information on becoming, maintaining and managing federal contract readiness. Ruffin Consulting will also cover new SBA regulations regarding 8(a) and all small business Mentor/Protégé programs. To register, click here.


August 27, 2019 – Join SBA 7(j) provider Ruffin Consulting and get information on federal contracting. All SBA 8(a) firms and other small businesses who are currently or are interested in doing business with the federal government are welcome. This course provides coaching on becoming, maintaining and managing federal contract readiness. To register, click here.


September 11, 2019 – You can learn how to do business with the Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority during a free Small Business Participation Workshop at The Holden University Center in Kirtland. Contract and procurement opportunities in professional services, construction and supplies will be discussed. For more information and to register, email Diana Jones at diana.jones@gcrta.org.


September 12, 2019 – Are you looking for instruction or review of basic components of government contracting? This workshop is designed for established small businesses. Topics to include the process, identifying your customer, buying thresholds and methods, where to find bid opportunities, and more! To register, please visit here.


September 18, 2019 – ODOT will be hosting Reading and Understanding ODOT Plans in Columbus. This FREE workshop is designed to assist businesses in growing in the heavy highway industry and will feature ODOT staff who will teach how to read and understand project plans. To register, please visit here.


2019 Ohio Business Matchmaker Webinars

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