Bos Events

Network, Learn & Grow a Business


April 3, 2019 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library
150 East San Fernando Street 3rd floor San Jose
CA 95112

What do you mean by Certifications?

Why do I need to be certified?

How can my Company benefit from being certified?

Have you explored the possibility of bidding for contracts in the Federal, State, City or local levels?

Have you explored the possibility of becoming a diversified supplier to private corporations?

Be educated on the advantages of Certifications and how it can be used as a marketing tool to increase the revenue of your business.

Some examples of Certifications are:

  1. Federal 8(a), Hub zoned, Veterans; etc.

  2. State (DGS)

  3. Utilities (CPUC)

  4. SBE, DBE, WBE


What is bonding?

How can I be bonded to bid for contracts?

RSVP now to be a part of this FREE event!

FREE validated parking by the library at the 4th Street Parking Garage (across the street) for attendees of all San Jose Public Works events!

Speakers Include:

Paula Tran has been a Business Consultant for the Minority Business Development Agency in San Jose for more than 7 years. MBDA is funded by the US. Dept. of Commerce since 2010, assisting small businesses in securing contract opportunities and bids with public agencies, public utility companies, prime contractors and private corporations by providing technical assistance and advocacy. She is a graduate of the Monash University in Australia with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Accounting and Finance.