Biz Opps: Small Business Outreach – BergerABAM

BergerABAM, a prime contractor, invites you to attend a small business outreach for upcoming Naval Base Kitsap project Attend this informational meeting on Wednesday, July 19th from 11am-1pm to learn about subcontracting opportunities for upcoming IDIQ RFP:  (Anticipated RFP August 2017) Please RSVP now! SMALL BUSINESS CATEGORIES NEEDED: Woman Owned Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small-disadvantaged HUB Zone AREA OF EXPERTISE: Architecture Survey Hydrographic Survey CADD/BIM Civil Engineering […] Read more »

Vendor refresh occurring in Washington’s Electronic Business Solution (WEBS)

Vendor refresh begins May 9 and will end July 1. To keep your account active and receive notifications of solicitation opportunities, you will need to log into your WEBS account and update the following three items by July 1, 2017. 1.  The first item you must update: Small Business Status (located under “vendor profile”) – you need to select the appropriate status and attest the […] Read more »

Biz Opps: DOD SBIR 17.2 & STTR 17.B Broad Agency Announcements Pre-Release on April 21, 2017

The DOD SBIR 17.2 and the STTR 17.B Broad Agency Announcements (BAA) have been pre-released on the DOD SBIR/STTR Small Business Portal. You may now view the topics and ask technical questions through SITIS: https://sbir.defensebusiness.org/topics. DOD BAA/Solicitation Changes: Please note the new BAA close time! The closing time to submit proposals has been changed from 6:00 a.m. ET to 8:00 p.m. ET on the closing day […] Read more »

SBA provides updated guide for small businesses interested in doing business with the governmnt

12 Steps to Success-GC-Area VI How to Guide-1-27-2017 The Small Business Administration (SBA) has updated their small business assistance guide, 12 Steps to Success. This guide provides a single, comprehensive electronic document for small businesses interested in doing business with the federal government. The guide has been reformatted for better readability and merges “12 Steps to Success” and the “Useful Government Contracting Websites” into this one […] Read more »

New businesses, and expansions, in Kingston | Business Update

By TERRYL ASLA  –  Kingston Community News, Sound Publishing KINGSTON — Expansion, it seems, is in the air in Kingston. Several businesses are celebrating their grand openings and other local businesses are expanding or moving. But there are some questions about what the future holds and what role the Port of Kingston may play. DOWNTOWN KINGSTON Presently, there is only one vacant storefront downtown. New […] Read more »

‘Start Smart’ This Year – Workshop Series Returns to Seattle and Bellevue This Month

The Your Business – Start Smart workshop series returns to Seattle and Bellevue this month. The free educational program pulls together resources from the SBA, its resource partners, and library systems to bring free entrepreneurial education to where the people are.   The two-hour seminar provides the following information to those interested in starting a business:  Characteristics and motivations of entrepreneurs •   Initial considerations, steps […] Read more »

Seaport-E Rolling Admissions

Rolling Admissions Special Notice for Seaport This special notice is to inform vendors that after this Rolling Admission period, there are no plans to add new vendors to the current SeaPort-e program. Synopsis – Rolling Admissions Fiscal Year 2016 – Solicitation Released on 09 November 2015 under N00178-16-R-4000 The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Dahlgren Division, on behalf of the Naval Sea Systems Command and the […] Read more »

Biz Opps: NAVFAC Sources Sought – Forestry Support

Solicitation Number: N44255-15-R-0026 Notice Type: Sources Sought Synopsis: Added: Nov 16, 2015 4:32 pm Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Northwest is seeking small businesses capable of performing forestry support services to include but not limited to planting, tree marking, invasive species management and erosion control within the NAVFAC Northwest area of responsibility. See attachments for more details and submittal requirements. The North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) Code […] Read more »

Entrepreneurship Program for Veterans

U.S. Small Business Administration Provides ‘Boots to Business: Reboot’ Training to Veterans, Spouses SEATTLE – The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Seattle District Office is hosting “Boots-to-Business-Reboot” – a free entrepreneurship training program for veterans and their spouses – in Oak Harbor, Lacey, and Spokane. The training is offered in conjunction with SBA’s National Veterans Small Business Week Nov. 2-6. Modeled after the existing “Operation Boots […] Read more »

SBA offers two financing workshops

Access to capital and access to free resources … both vital to your business success. Join us for the following two workshops to get connected to the financing and resources that will help your business grow. How to Get Money for Your Business Thursday, October 1 12 to 1 p.m. Online webinar Learn the basics in this hard-hitting, one-hour webinar presentation covering how to finance […] Read more »