On Wednesday, June 6, at 1 p.m., Cassius Butts, Regional Administrator for the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), will participate in a government contracting forum sponsored by the Florida 8(a) Alliance at the University of North Florida University Center.
The Florida 8(a) Alliance is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping current 8(a) certified companies, as well as those interested in government contracting through training and networking opportunities. Regional Administrator Butts will also sign a Strategic Alliance Memorandum with the Florida 8(a) Alliance to demonstrate the SBA’s continued support of small businesses wanting to do business with the government. Members of the media are invited to meet with Mr. Butts and attend the Strategic Alliance Memorandum Signing at 1:00PM.
The SBA 8(a) Business Development Program is designed to support and prepare small disadvantaged firms with various forms of management and technical assistance to enable them to successfully compete for procurement and other business opportunities. For more information on the program, please visit www.sba.gov.