MBAC – Training Calendar

Capability Statements: Putting Your Best Foot Forward @ Huntington Empowerment Center
Sep 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Join MBAC Director Kimberly Gayle as she explores what makes an effective capability statement.  Learn how to highlight the services and products you offer and project your best image, demonstrating professionalism and competence.

Director Gayle brings a wealth of experience as a business counselor, executive and entrepreneur.


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Coffee and Conversations with Franklin County – October @ Huntington Empowerment Center
Oct 11 @ 8:15 am – 9:30 am

Coffee and Conversations with the County (Franklin)      

The Franklin County Board of Commissioners recognizes the benefit of competing for business opportunities in Franklin County. It also recognizes that greater numbers of minority, female, and disadvantaged businesses constitute a significant portion of small and emerging businesses in Franklin County. To ensure opportunities afforded to small and emerging businesses, we welcome you to attend:

Coffee and Conversations with Franklin County

Fridays: October 11, November 15 and December 13
8:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
Location: Minority Business Assistance Center
780 Mt. Vernon Ave., Columbus, Ohio 43203

Franklin County is OPEN for Business: Hear about upcoming participating agencies, current Invitations to Bid, Request for Proposals and Quote Opportunities. If you have ever had an interest in do business with the County, this is an opportunity you do not want to miss.

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Certification College
Oct 16 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Our expert from the Ohio Department of Administrative Services (DAS)  Bobbi Bell-Bartholomew is here to share her knowledge on: 

How to obtain certification to do business with the State of Ohio   

Bobbi Bell-Bartholomew has served the Equal Opportunity Division of the Ohio Department of Administrative Services (DAS) for over 20 years. She will walk through the process of becoming certified with the State of Ohio.  Certification is necessary to bid on contracts for products and services.  This training will be most beneficial for those seeking to expand their business opportunities.

Ohio Department of Administrative Services 

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