San Mateo SBDC

How To Do Business with the State of California | DGS/ PTAC Webinar

How To Do Business with the State of California | DGS/ PTAC Webinar

Wednesday, August 5, 2020 10:00am to 11:00am


Last year the state of California spent more than $10 billion on goods and services, including more than $2 billion with small businesses. State agencies buy everything from construction and fencing to marketing and pest control services. They even buy goats for grazing.

Don't miss out on this webinar for businesses new to state contracting or those who want a refresher. Understand the basics of state government contracting and get valuable information on how to get certified as a small business (SB) or disabled veteran business enterprise (DVBE) and begin selling your products and services to the state of California.

Topics for this webinar include:

  • SB & DVBE Program
  • How to get registered and certified
  • Cal eProcure, the state's online marketplace
  • Update your profile
  • Find contract opportunities
  • Research state procurements
  • SB/DVBE Advocates
  • Resources



Hosted by Norcal PTAC & presented by DGS

In collaboration with Northern CA SBDC

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It all starts here. Complete the application and submit your request. A member of the SBDC will follow up with you and help you achieve your small business goals -- at no cost to you.


As concerns continue about coronavirus (COVID-19), we’re here to help you navigate available resources, answer your business questions and be a trusted partner for your business
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Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. All opinions, conclusions or recommendations expressed are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the SBA or HSU Sponsored Programs Foundation.