Free workshop seeks to help women small-business owners gain federal contracts

08/13/2014 10:33 AM

08/13/2014 10:34 AM

Women small-business owners are invited to a free event Tuesday intended to help them navigate and tap into federal contracting opportunities.

The U.S. Small Business Administration, Women Impacting Public Policy and American Express OPEN are presenting a joint initiative dubbed ChallengeHER from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. Tuesday at N.C. State University.

The event is designed to bring more women-owned firms into the federal government’s supply chain and to connect qualified owners with related agencies.

For more information and registration go here

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