Eldorado Scioto Downs to host the June 17 OhioMBE Procurement Fair

The June 17 OhioMBE Procurement Fair will be hosted by Eldorado Scioto Downs.  Small business owners will get 15 minute appointments to meet one-on-one with the following organizations:

  • Eldorado Scioto Downs
  • City of Columbus – Department of Development
  • City of Columbus – Office of Diversity & Inclusion
  • Columbus City Schools

“We are excited to continue our partnership with Eldorado Scioto Downs,” said OhioMBE publisher Ronda Watson Barber.  “Scioto Downs officials are committed to diversity and inclusion in their purchasing efforts.  We are please to again showcase talented small businesses to organizations interested in contracting with MBEs.”

To reserve your spot, please visit 912group.eventbrite.com

OhioMBE Procurement Fairs announces 2021 Summer Contracting series

WE ARE BACK!  The OhioMBE Procurement Fairs have scheduled three sessions for Summer 2021.  You will be able to meet one-on-one with purchasing representatives.  Make new contracting connections!  Rekindle relations with purchasing representatives.  (We will follow all CDC and City of Columbus Health Department safety protocols.)

The 2021 Summer Contracting dates are:

  • June 17
  • July 15
  • August 19

The OhioMBE Procurement Fairs are embarking on seven years of providing contracting access to small and Black-owned businesses. Participants have had access to over $500 million in contracting opportunities each year.

Small businesses are assigned 15-minute appointments to meet one-on-one with organizations that are committed to inclusion in their purchasing scheme.

Registration is required at 912group.eventbrite.com

Sept. 16 OhioMBE Virtual Procurement Fair

Reserve your spot for the Sept. 16 OhioMBE Virtual Procurement Fair.   We are going virtual.  You can meet one-on-one with purchasing representatives from your computer.  Make new contracting connections.

Organizations confirm their participation on a daily basis.

Check our website OhioMBEProcurementFairs.com or social media for updates.

Participating organizations include:

  • City of Columbus Dept. of Public Utilities
  • Columbus Zoo & Aquarium
  • Franklin County Board of Commissioners
  • Whitehall City Schools

Reserve your spot TODAY!

August 19 Virtual OhioMBE Procurement Fair

We have revamped the OhioMBE Procurement Fairs.  We are going virtual.  You can meet one-on-one with purchasing representatives from your computer.  Make new contracting connections.  Reserve your spot TODAY! https://www.accelevents.com/e/OhioMBEProcurementFairs

Organizations confirm their participation on a daily basis.  Check our website OhioMBEProcurementFairs.com or social media for updates.

Participating organizations include:

  • City of Columbus Office of Diversity & Inclusion
  • City of Columbus Purchasing Department
  • Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority
  • Elford Construction
  • Franklin County Commissioner’s Office
  • Ohio State Medical Center (upcoming RFPs)

An SBA representative will be available to discuss SBA resources and programs. 

Attend the Feb. 13 OhioMBE Procurement

It’s the first OhioMBE Procurement Fair of the year! Register to meet one-on-one with representatives from Scioto Downs Racino, City of Columbus, Ohio Dept. of Rehabilitation & Corrections and Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority.

Small business owners will be 15 minutes to meet one-on-one to introduce their product/service.

Location:
1393 E. Broad Street

Day:
Thursday, February 13

Time:
1:00 to 3:30 pm

Registration is required at 912group.eventbrite.com

Organizations register to participate on a regular basis. Please check our website or social media for updates.