The event is geared towards small business in the construction industry and provides a more intimate session than the larger events later this summer like California Construction (Cal Con) Expo, and Navy Gold Coast.The swings in the economy impact everyone, but the government has to keep operating and has to do procurement — and it buys everything.To register and obtain more detailed conference information about exhibitors and technical assistance providers, webinar and the com-plete agenda visit our web site at: DON’T MISS THIS ONE-DAY EVENT!! Procurement Technical Assistance Center Vermont Manufacturing Extension Center Vermont Small Business Development Center Vermont Chamber of Commerce Cosponsorship Authorization # 11-0150-16.
In fact, HP not only supports Business Matchmaking, but we also send members from our Supplier Diversity team with contracts to be filled. Here’s some compelling statistics: in the last nine years, Business Matchmaking has enabled more than 80,000 small business sales appointments resulting in over 8 billion dollars in contracts granted. All events are free to both participating small businesses and representative buyers.Registrants will have pre-arranged matchmaking appointments, lasting 12 minutes each, favoring a speed-dating event.Each private and public organization (buyer) will be matched with a business registrants (sellers) based on North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) codes given during the online registration process.The matchmaking conference is the best opportunity for business owners and public and private sector purchasing professionals from across the state to get face-to-face and learn first-hand what they have to sell and what they need to buy.This conference can serve as a way for state purchasing professionals to fill their arsenal with qualified small, minority and women-owned business enterprises to help in fulfilling the state’s spending goals as outlined in Act 1080 of 2017.