From the California High-Speed Rail Authority:
The California High-Speed Rail Authority, in partnership with the Office of California State Senator Jim Beall and the City of San Jose, are hosting a Small Business Enterprise Certification Workshop at no cost to small businesses.
The workshop will provide hands-on technical assistance for on-the-spot online certification from the California Department of General Services (DGS). Information on Federal 8(a) and Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (minority and women-owned) certifications will also be provided. Translation services will be provided in Spanish and Vietnamese.
Space is limited! Please RSVP:
Send RSVP to Meilani Sabadlab at Meilani.Sabadlab@hsr.ca.gov or (916) 414-2578.
Include event date, desired certification session, your full name, business name, address, and contact number.
Friday, March 10, 2017, 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
At the Mexican Heritage Plaza, 1700 Alum Rock Avenue, San Jose, CA 95116
- 9:00 – 10:00 – Networking
- 10:00 – 10:45 – High-Speed Rail Presentation
- 10:45 – 11:00 – Break
- 11:00 – 1:00 – Certification Sessions (Please Note: Choose from one of the two Certification Sessions below as they are being offered simultaneously)
o Session A – On-the-Spot Small Business Certification presented by DGS
o Session B – Educational Presentation on Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Certification presented by VTA
* Habrá disponibles servicios de traducción en español durante la reunión pública.
* Trong cuộc họp công cộng sẽ có dịch vụ dịch thuật tiếng Việt.
For On-The-Spot Small Business Certification You Must Bring the Following Materials to Workshop:
Personal laptop with Wi-Fi accessibility
Applicant/Affiliate Federal Tax Returns for the past three (3) years (Please have your tax returns available in electronic PDF format)
Federal Employer Identification Number (FEIN) (if applicable)
Secretary of State Number (if applicable)
Home address of Officers, Member/Manager and Partners
Social Security Number (if sole proprietor)
Dunn & Bradstreet Number (if applicable)
Contractors State License Board Number (if applicable)
*In some cases, additional documentation may be required to complete certification.