Mentor Protege Seminar
April 18, 2013
10:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.
Credit card only
Registration and payment is required through Eventbrite
**Limited seating. Must cancel 24 hours prior to workshop for refund.**
This seminar is intended to familiarize small and large businesses with the benefits and opportunities provided in the federal Mentor-Protege Program. This program is designed to encourage approved Mentors to provide assistance to eligible protege participants. A mentor-protege relationship is formed to increase the capabilities of the Proteges; and to improve their ability to successfully compete for federal contracts.
Benefits of the Mentor Protege Program:
Technical and Management Assistance: The mentor's expertise, resources, and capabilities are made available to the protege.
Prime Contracting: Mentors can enter into joint-venture arrangements with proteges to compete for government contracts.
Financial Assistance in the form of equity or loans; Mentors can own equity interest in a protege firm to help raise capital.
Qualification for other SBA Programs: A protege can secure SBA assistance as the result of good standing in the Mentor-Protege program.
For more information:
Call (214) 860-5889 or (214) 860-5876
Sandra Rodriguez/ Marta Carranza
A Partnership Program of the U.S. Small Business Administration and the Bill Priest Campus of El Centro College, a division of the Dallas County Community College District. They are partially funded by the North Texas SBDC under Cooperative Agreement 0-603001-Z-0046-24 by the US Small business Administration though such funding does not constitute an expressed or implied endorsement of any of the co-sponsor or participants’ opinions, findings, conclusions, recommendation, products, or services. Special arrangements for the handicapped with are made when requested in advance. Educating opportunities are offered by the Dallas County Community College District without regard to race, color, age national origin, sex or disability.
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Government Contracting SBDC
"Helping Businesses Grow Through Opportunities in Government Contracting"
"We exist solely to help small business firms in our 49 county service area become more effective suppliers to government agencies and prime contractors. Without our valued clients we simply wouldn't be here. All client assistance is conducted with this key fact in mind."