The City of Perris and the Southwest Veterans’ Business Resource Center proudly present the

3rd Annual Small Business Outreach Event

Tuesday, November 12, 2013 • 7:00 am–5:00 pm | 101 N. D Street, Perris, CA 92570

Registration required: www.theveteranforce.org               Attendees: ADMISSION IS FREE
Exhibitors: Inside booth $50, outside booth $25 (Booth includes one 6 foot table and 2 chairs) SPACE IS LIMITED. Secure your booth now!
Sponsors: The ARRC.Com, California Department of General Services (DGS), Wells Fargo, IRG Plotters & Printers, Metropolitan Water District of Southern California, Platinum Exchange, Wild Apricot, NABSHOW

Schedule of Events
7:00 am–1:00 pm – Registration
7:00 am–8:00 am – Founders’ Breakfast, by invitation only
8:00 am–5:00 pm – Exhibiting
8:15 am–8:45 pm – Prayer, Color Guard, Opening Remarks, Mayor, City of Perris, Wells Fargo Presentation, SWVBRC Chairman and CEO Albert R. Renteria
9:00 am–10:30 am – On the spot—Get Certifed as a Small Business/Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise. Seating is limited (20 spots), registration is required (call SWVBRC at 760-468-1315). Gather the following documents, then follow the application process:
• Applicant/Affiliate Federal Tax Returns for three most recent tax years
• Federal Employer Identification Number (FEIN)
• Secretary of State Number
• Home address of Officers, Member/Manager and Partners
• Dun & Bradstreet Number (if applicable)
• Contractors State License Board Number (if applicable)
• Keywords (Since you are limited to 255 characters, do NOT use periods or
commas and do NOT repeat words.)
10:30 am–11:30 am – Metropolitan Water District, Caltrans, CalFire, and CalVet will discuss upcoming projects
11:30 am–1:00 pm – Guest Speaker—NFL Player and Actor Fred Dryer, NFL TBI/PTSD Champion and Advocate
1:00 pm–2:00 pm – CSU San Bernardino, State Prisons and other state agencies will discuss upcoming projects
2:00 pm–3:30 pm – “I’m Certifed, Now What?” workshop