Think your firm might be considered a diverse business? Check out these upcoming classes throughout the Commonwealth to learn about becoming certified and responding to bids!
Connecting Your Business to the Commonwealth
Designed for businesses interested in learning how to do business with the State, this workshop includes an overview of OSD programs and services, including State and Federal Certification, Supplier Diversity Program, Small Business Purchasing Program, and a demonstration of where to find bidding opportunities in COMMBUYS.
Supplier Diversity Office Pre-Certification
Required workshop for all businesses interested in applying for certification by the Supplier Diversity Office (SDO) as a Minority, Woman, Veteran, and/or Disadvantaged Business Enterprise. Businesses certified by or seeking certification by any of SDO’s Third Party Certification partners should review the certification requirements.
Sessions of both courses are added regularly on a rolling basis. Continue to check the SDO Registration page for additional workshops.
MASSBUYS XIX Exhibitor Registration Open! posted on Feb 23
Exhibitor registration for the 19th Annual MASSBUYS EXPO is now open! The 2017 MASSBUYS EXPO is being held on April 26-27 at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Massachusetts – home of five-time Super Bowl Champions, the New England Patriots! We hope Statewide Contractors share our excitement …Continue Reading MASSBUYS XIX Exhibitor Registration Open!
New Web Tool Takes the Guesswork Out of Supplier Certification posted on Feb 16
What’s easier than parallel parking, remembering a password, or filing your taxes? Finding out if your business qualifies for a Supplier Diversity Office (SDO) certification! Gone are the days of wondering how to start the process of becoming a certified diverse business. With the introduction …Continue Reading New Web Tool Takes the Guesswork Out of Supplier Certification
Western MA Agency Expands Operations Using Federal Surplus Property Program posted on Feb 10
As Superintendent of the Berkshire County Mosquito Control Project (BCMCP), Chris Horton spends his days conducting fieldwork in Western Massachusetts. One of 11 control districts in the Commonwealth, BCMCP is charged with mapping and finding solutions to mosquito breeding in Clarksburg, Hinsdale, Otis, Pittsfield, Richmond, …Continue Reading Western MA Agency Expands Operations Using Federal Surplus Property Program