How to Do Business with California State Government
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How to Do Business with California State Government

How to Do Business with California State Government

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455 Market Street, Suite 600

San Francisco, 94105

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How to Do Business with California State Government
1:30 PM – 4:30 PM

State government spends billions of dollars each year on contracts with California business. This Seminar covers: Registering your business with eProcurement. This allows suppliers to upload bids/proposals in response to application online solicitations. There is NO FEE to register; Becoming a Certified Small Business (SB) or Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise (DVBE). The Governor’s Executive Order S-02-06 requires state agencies to award 25% of their annual contracting dollars to certified SBs and 3% to DVBEs; Accessing the California State Contractors Register (CSCR) which connects you to government solicitations, providing an easy-to-use, on-line publication; Becoming a California Multiple Award Schedules (CMAS) Contractor. State and local government agencies shop and compare CMAS for the best value, product, and services, and place orders directly with these businesses; Marketing your business to State Agencies. Maximize your State certification by contacting our local government and industry partners that honor the State’s certification; Hear from Industry experts from the State of California, Department of General Services, Procurement Division Registration required.

Thank you for registering for this session. We look forward to your attendance, participation and evaluation of this session.

For travel options to this location, please visit: http://www.sfmta.com/getting-around. Should you decide to travel by car, the closest public parking garages are located on Fremont or Mission Streets. The parking vendor in this building is ABM Parking. This vendor closes at 8PM and you will be unable to retrieve your car until the next day for events that end past their time of operation. Please contact them to discuss current rates and/or hours of operation. The number is (415) 243-0744.

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