Meets with VET-Force
Members of the HUBZone Council's Government Affairs Committee participated in a Veterans Small Business Forum, hosted by the Veterans' Entrepreneurship Task Force (VET-Force) on July 8, 2014, at the Pentagon Conference Center, to discuss opportunities for expanding business opportunities by supporting an update of the Highway Bill, which is up for renewal in September.
From left, HUBZone Council Members Gary Carpentier & Marshall Robert with VET-Force Officers Rick Weidman & Joe Wynn
HUBZone Spending Champs
Congratulations to the federal agencies that exceeded the 3% HUBZone spending goal in Fiscal Year 2013!
|Small Business Administration
|Dept of Transportation
|Dept of the Interior
|Dept of the Treasury
|Securities & Exchange Com
|Dept of Agriculture
|Dept of Homeland Security
|Dept of Labor
Agencies Spending $100 Million+
as of 1 June 2014
April 2, 2014
More than 350 professionals registered
for this year's Summit.
Watch for details about next year's Summit!
Small Business Administration News
The SBA's HUBZone Office offers eligibility assistance on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2 to 3pm Eastern. Call 1-888-858-2144 and enter access code 1875223# to use this interactive helpline forum where HUBZone staff will present specific eligibility topics followed by a general question and answer session.
Firms seeking specific status updates of their applications or answers about the supporting documentation requested, it is best to email the SBA HUBZone Business Opportunity Specialist working on the applications because they can provide the necessary individual assistance.
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Visit Council Membership for details about joining the Council.
We appreciate their support
for the HUBZone Program.