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Free Series Offered To Small Business Owners On Securing Government Contracts

Courtesy: SBAACC

GOV’T CONTRACT HOW-TO’s: State and federal agencies spend billions of dollars on goods and services each year most purchases under $250,000 are reserved for small businesses. But a lot of business owners miss out because they simply don’t know how to go after the contracts. The Northwest Louisiana Procurement Technical Assistance Center is partnering with the Shreveport-Bossier African American Chamber of Commerce to present the "Government Contracting Series for Entrepreneurs! " It’s a free, four-event series will take you through the basics of winning government contracts. Carolyn Tillman, Executive Director of the Shreveport-Bossier African American Chamber of Commerce explains more.

“The first series starts on Thursday, August 4th and it is entitled ‘Success in Government Contracting’. It will be a discussion from clients sharing their stories, their success with government contracting and how to engage in securing government contracts,” Tillman said.

Courtesy: SBAACC

The series is free and those interested can register by going to the Shreveport –Bossier African American Chamber of Commerce Facebook Page which has a direct link to the website.

CLICK HERE for Success In Government Contracting Registration

Chuck Smith brings more than 30 years' broadcast and media experience to Red River Radio. He began his career as a radio news reporter and transitioned to television journalism and newsmagazine production. Chuck studied mass communications at Southern Arkansas University in Magnolia and motion picture / television production at the University of California at Los Angeles. He has also taught writing for television at York Technical College in Rock Hill, South Carolina and video / film production at Centenary College of Louisiana, Shreveport.