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Preparing for Government Contract Opportunities Workshop Scheduled

Posted by Berkeley Chamber of Commerce on February 22, 2017 in Announcements , Business Tips , Community Events , Press Releases
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The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is presenting a workshop for small business owners on how to prepare a business to bid on and receive government contract opportunities.  The workshop will be held on March 21, 2017 from 2 until 4 pm at First Citizens Bank on Ashley Phosphate Road in North Charleston.

The workshop will show participants how to: properly register a company; submit applications for certifications; find work; seek information prior to submitting a proposal and review key indicators.

Linda Blanton will lead the workshop.  Ms. Blanton, a Procurement Specialist with the SBDC, was a Contracting Officer for 35 years with the federal government.

Pre-registration may be made by calling (843) 740-6160 or visiting  and click on “Workshops.”

For more information about starting a small business or expanding an existing business, contact the Charleston Area SBDC at 843-740-6160 or email