Empowering Excellence: Unveiling the 2023 MWSBE Academy Schedule

MWSBE Acadamy

MWSBE Academies are a series of trainings and workshops for local businesses. They are a valuable resource for firms that want to bolster their business profile and tackle larger projects with confidence. Participating companies have the opportunity to network with other businesses, learn about new opportunities, and gain the skills & knowledge they need to grow their enterprise.

Be sure to mark your calendars for the upcoming Academies listed below. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to gain valuable insights, acquire new skills, and propel your business to greater heights!

May 15, 2023
Presentation by the FAMU Small Business Development Center covering their ‘Business Health Check-up’ initiative.

May 30, 2023
Presentation by the FAMU Federal Credit Union on project-based funding and the award-winning SmartSteps Microloan Program.

June 12, 2023
Lively Technical College and CareerSource Capital Region discuss workforce options for project scaling, employee wage & equipment reimbursement, and apprenticeship opportunities.

July 24, 2023
The Blueprint Intergovernmental Agency presents Tools for Business Expansion, covering the empowering dynamic of mentor–protégé relationships in procurement, joint ventures, and making the jump from subcontractor to prime.

August 17, 2023
DBE Projects & Certifications: Part 1 is the first of a two-part series that will provide an overview of the over $100 million in upcoming Disadvantage Business Enterprise (DBE) projects from FDOT District 3, the Blueprint Intergovernmental Agency, and the Tallahassee International Airport. 

August 21, 2023
Part two of DBE Projects & Certifications, offered online, will cover the DBE Certification process.

Sponsored By

We would like to thank the FAMU Federal Credit Union for sponsoring this seven-part MWSBE Academy series. Their support has been instrumental in providing valuable resources and knowledge to certified businesses—equipping them to thrive in today’s competitive landscape. We extend our sincere thanks to FAMU Federal Credit Union for their commitment to fostering success and growth within our community. Together, we are making a significant impact on the development and success of minority, women, and small business enterprises.

For more information about MWSBE Academies or certification process, contact OEV Deputy Director Darryl Jones.

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