California Department of Transportation District 11 ­ San Diego & Imperial Counties

District 11

Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012

Contact: Media Information Officer Edward Cartagena

Phone: (619) 688-6670

Procurement Fair Offers Contract Opportunities For Small, Disabled Veteran and Disadvantaged Businesses

HOLTVILLE, CA – Caltrans, in partnership with the Imperial Valley Economic Development Corporation, Imperial County Transportation Commission, the Imperial Valley Small Business Development Center, and the Business & Entrepreneurship Center, will host the Imperial Valley Procurement Fair on Thursday, Nov. 15 from 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the Barbara Worth facility located at 2050 Country Club Way in Holtville.

The event is designed to give vendors, particularly certified Small Businesses and Disabled Veterans Business Enterprises, a forum in which to meet directly with buyers from Caltrans and other public agencies and an opportunity to sell/contract for goods and services.

Workshops will be held to assist business owners in the certification process and navigating the contract process.

For more information, contact Cyndee McGowan, Small Business Liaison at (619) 220-7343 or cyndee.mcgowan@dot.ca.gov.

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