Want to take your business to the next level? Think about Business Matchmaking.

Dear Small Business Owner;

February 8, 2013- SBA Buffalo District Office

Registration is now Open!

Buffalo Business Matchmaker

Connecting Small Businesses to Federal Contracts!

At the 2013 Buffalo Matchmaker, Awards Luncheon & Expo, small business owners can discuss potential contracting opportunities face-to-face with representatives from federal, state and local agencies, national businesses, and colleges . This annual sellout event is a valuable networking opportunity with dozens of exhibitors and government contracting resources. Small businesses can participate in morning business matchmaking sessions for $30 per person.  Small businesses will schedule individual appointments with participating buyers and meet one on one in 10-minute sessions.

More details on the 2013 matchmaker can be found in the online brochure at www.sba.gov/ny/buffalo .


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March 14, 2013

Selling to the Government Workshop

Join the Women’s Business Center, SBA, PTAC, NY and local experts for an orientation and education on Contracting Programs. Hear tips on how to become certified and how to sell to the government.   

Learn about the Women-Owned Small Business Federal Contract Program, including PTAC.  

NYS BidLinx - a Web-based program that monitors thousands of bid sources on the Internet and sends email notices of opportunities tailored to match a firm’s products, services and capabilities NYS Contract Reporter offers a free bid notification service that delivers detailed information about state procurement opportunities that match your business profile.  

Erie County and City of Buffalo representatives will be available to provide education.  

Participate in this seminar and find out how you can become eligible!

 Where: Small Business Administration District Office, 130 S. Elmwood Avenue, Suite 423, Buffalo, New York 14202

When:   Thursday, March 14, 2013 from  9:00am—12:00pm

Register: Online:  www.canisius.edu/wbc       

Phone: 716-888-8280

FREE - No fee is required for this instructional seminar