Dell Technologies

 Washington Metropolitan Area District Office

In April 2012, Congress passed legislation that gives small businesses and startups additional access to equity markets to raise capital through certain vehicles. What Does It Take to Get Venture Capital For Your Small Business? Please join Eva Ngai, Public Information Officer, as she gives an overview of SBA programs and services including SBA’s Small Business Investment Company program. Participants will also hear from Business Strategist Lorette D. Farris and Casey Berman, Camber Creek Managing Director, about the investment vehicles you can use to raise equity capital and the criteria by which your business will be evaluated.

Date:   October 2, 2014
Time:  8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Place: The Rayburn Gold Room, Rayburn House Office Building
45 Independence Ave SW, Washington, DC 20515
Main Entrance, Horseshoe Drive off South Capitol Street

For more information and to register, visit  Participation fee: $15.  Advance registration is required.

This workshop is part of a cosponsored initiative between the U.S. Small Business Administration and Sage Solutions GTM, LLC to provide educational training opportunities to small businesses.

Cosponsorship Authorization 14-0353-90. SBA’s participation in this cosponsored activity is not an endorsement of the views, opinions, products or services of any cosponsor or other person or entity. All SBA programs and services are extended to the public on a nondiscriminatory basis. Reasonable accommodations for the disabled will be provided to those who make a request 2 weeks in advance. For more information, contact Tijuana Young at (703) 468-0834.

Veterans Small Business Forum Contracting Opportunities at DOD

Tuesday, July 8, 2014 10 am – 12 pm

hosted by

The Department of Defense (DOD) Office of Small Business Programs
Pentagon Conference Center
Washington, DC 20301
(Seating is Limited – You MUST register by July 1st)

See Registration Link and Announcements Below

Don’t miss out on this opportunity to learn more about the Contracting Opportunities for Veteran Business Owners when DOD hosts our next Veterans Small Business Forum at the Pentagon Conference Center on Tuesday, July 8th from 10 am – 12 pm.

Our last Veterans Small Business Forum was hosted by the SBA’s Office of Veterans Small Business Development and once again proved to be very informative for many of you.  We learned about the Certification requirements for the Women Owned Small Business Program, the Veterans Financial Planning Guide and how SBA plans to extend its Boots2Business program to selected states.

Since the July 8th Forum will be held in the Pentagon Conference Center – Room B1 there are certain requirements which much be met in order for you to attend.

Visitor Badges:

In order to access the Pentagon Center, each attendee must provide their full name, date of birth, and social security number.  You may enter this information directly into the registration form provided in the link below.  We have to get this information to the Visitor Access Office by July 1.

For attendees arriving via Metro:

The Pentagon Circulator shuttle bus service from the Pentagon Transit Center is provided for visitors attending PCC meetings.  The shuttle bus departs from upper level of the Pentagon Transit Center at bus stop U8.  The Pentagon Circulator will operate on weekdays from 6:00 am and run every 20 minutes.

Parking:  Parking will be requested for those who have returned their parking form no later than July 2.  Visitors will park in North parking in lane 47.  They will proceed up the stairs where escorts will be waiting.  Guests will be escorted into the Pentagon Conference Center where they will receive their visitor badges and then escorted to conference room B1.

Click Here for Parking Request Form

So Don’t Delay

You MUST Register by July 1st.

Click Here to Register for the Veterans Small Business Forum!

If Participating by Phone, use the number and code below

(619) 326-2772

Code 4197542#

(Call lines will open up at 955 am)

Please be mindful to mute your phone using *6 when listening then you may press *6 again to unmute when you are speaking.

Thank You!