Women-Owned Business Gets a Nod from Guam PTAC Program

Charge up Women!

The Guam Procurement Technical Assistance Center will hold another workshop this coming October 29, 2015, for Woman-Owned Small Business or (WOSB) and getting a certification from the U.S. Small Business Administration or SBA. The forum will start at exactly 9 am and will be held at room 112, University of Guam School of Business building.

This is another opportunity for women to charge and sign up for this free workshop seminar sponsored by GUAM-PTAC to ensure that the women-owned businesses in GUAM stay competitive in the federal marketplace. The GUAM-PTAC will tackle much about Federal contracting officers setting aside contracts for certified WOSBs. They will also explain the WOSB program and guides the participants through the entire registration process.

In line with the GUAM-PTAC series of No-Fee Workshops this month of October, are workshop seminars on “Wages” done on October 8, 2015 which will discussed the various laws and regulations for wages paid to an employee on Government Contracts and its compliance.

This is followed by “How to get HUBZone Certified?” on October 15, 2015, that will take the participant through the process and address follow up requirements from SBA regarding HUBZone certification.

And finally, on October 22, 2015, “How to get 8a Certified” workshop. The Guam-PTAC will help the participants understand and navigate the forms and requirements of the 8a program of the SBA.

All workshops are for free, and are held from 9am to 10am at Room 112, University of Guam School of Business building all Thursdays of October.

Interested applicants may register at GUAM-PTAC website at www.guamptac.com, or may contact Therese at phone number 735-2552 and email at: admin@guamptac.com. Walk-in applicants are also welcome to apply. Special accommodations extended for persons with disabilities./The Junction News team