Statewide PTAP Events

Date
Time
Location
Cost
09/30/2014
11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Clovis Civic Center, 801 Schepps Blvd., Clovis, Clovis
$0.00

Veteran Lunch and Business Counseling

Free Clovis & Portales Lunch and Business Counseling for Military Veteran Entrepreneurs and those who support them. There will be a lunch, a program, and it will all be followed with Individual counseling from several agencies. Represented are the New Mexico Veterans Business Outreach Center (VBOC), Procurement Technical Assistance Program (PTAP), Small Business Development Center (SBDC) and New Mexico Department of Veterans’ Services (NMDVS). A veterans’ benefits counselor will all be on hand.

If you are a Veteran Entrepreneur or thinking about becoming one, the network opportunities during this event will be of great interest to you.

Register at the one of the Chambers of Commerce: Clovis/Curry County Chamber 575-763-3435 or Portales/Roosevelt Chamber 575-356-8541

Walk-Ins are Welcome!

Contact Info: Jonnie Loadwick | PH: (575) 935-7827 | E-mail: jonnie.loadwick@sfcc.edu
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Date
Time
Location
Cost
10/01/2014
1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Wells Fargo Board Room 1309 Fourth St SW, Albuquerque
$0.00

Certifications for Federal Government Contracts (2 tracks) – Albuquerque

Track I . . . 1:00 pm to 2:15 pm
• NMSBDC/Procurement Technical Assistance Program
• Veterans Affairs Certifications
• SBA HUBZone and Woman Owned Small Business Program

Track II . . . 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm
A detailed explanation of the SBA’s 8(a) Program, including the award of Federal Contracts. SBA acts as the prime contractor and offers sole source and competitive contracts to minorities and other disadvantaged business owners.

The workshops include separate Tracts to better budget your time.

Contact Info: Jonnie Loadwick | PH: (575) 935-7827 | E-mail: jonnie.loadwick@sfcc.edu
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Date
Time
Location
Cost
10/07/2014
8:30 am – Noon
Santa Fe Community College; 6401 Richards Ave., Santa Fe
$0.00

Government Contracting Basics Workshop — Santa Fe

This free, fast-paced and informative workshop introduces business owners to government contracting at all levels.

Topics include:
Does the government purchase my particular product or service?
Am I “contract ready”?
What do I need to do to get started in government marketing?
What are the federal certifications?
How will being certified help my business?
What resources are available to me?

Contact Info: Julianne Gutierrez-Ortiz | PH: 505281343 | E-mail: julianne.gutierrezor@sfcc.edu
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Date
Time
Location
Cost
10/07/2014
1:30 – 3:00 PM
Santa Fe Community College; 6401 Richards Ave., Santa Fe
$0.00

System for Award Management (SAM) Training — Santa Fe

Want to register with the government for contracting? Get started at this free and interactive workshop that walks you through the process of registering in the System for Award Management (SAM) including setting up a small business profile. Already in CCR? This workshop also shows you how to migrate your information to the new system. SAM registration is a requirement for government contracting.

Contact Info: Julianne Gutierrez-Ortiz | PH: (505) 428-1343 | E-mail: julianne.gutierrezor@sfcc.edu
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Date
Time
Location
Cost
11/05/2014
8:30 am – 4:00 pm both days
Santa Fe Community College; 6401 Richards Ave., Santa Fe
$0.00

Successfully Marketing Your Business to the Government — Santa Fe

Marketing is the only way to win contracts and depends on your ability to sell your company’s products and services. This two-day, highly interactive workshop provides what you need to market to and build relationships with government agencies. Included is marketing and sales basics; networking for government opportunities; defining your company’s unique capabilities; identifying potential customers; assessing your competitor’s; market research and developing contracting opportunities. A textbook, workbook and presentation materials furnish you with lasting tools and information.

Contact Info: Julianne Gutierrez-Ortiz | PH: (505) 428-1343 | E-mail: julianne.gutierrezor@sfcc.edu
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Date
Time
Location
Cost
12/03/2014
1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Wells Fargo Board Room 1309 Fourth St SW, Albuquerque
$0.00

Certifications for Federal Government Contracts (2 tracks) – Albuquerque

Track I . . . 1:00 pm to 2:15 pm
• NMSBDC/Procurement Technical Assistance Program
• Veterans Affairs Certifications
• SBA HUBZone and Woman Owned Small Business Program

Track II . . . 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm
A detailed explanation of the SBA’s 8(a) Program, including the award of Federal Contracts. SBA acts as the prime contractor and offers sole source and competitive contracts to minorities and other disadvantaged business owners.

The workshops include separate Tracts to better budget your time.

Contact Info: Jonnie Loadwick | PH: (575) 935-7827 | E-mail: jonnie.loadwick@sfcc.edu
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