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Thursday, Feb. 28 @ 2:00 pm

Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism
219 West 40th Street
Room 308
New York, NY 10018

Representatives of NYC Department of Small Business Services will explain:

  1. The benefits of being registered as an MWBE
  2. Why community and ethnic media should consider this option
  3. Who qualifies to be registered as an MWBE
  4. The certification process and SBS resources available for certified firms

Representatives from Empire State Development’s Division of Minority and Women’s Business Development will cover:

  • Requirements for becoming NYS certified MWBE
  • Benefits and resources available to certified MWBEs
  • Accessing state contracting opportunities
  • Strategies for  becoming a successful MWBE vendor

Please note that being registered as an MWBE does not guarantee a city or state contract.

The workshop will offer participants the opportunity to start their application process during the training, if they so desire. Please bring your laptop if you would like to start your application process during the workshop.


Click here to register