HVAC Breaking News

June 7, 2007: DOE Small Business Conference Set for June 26-28

June 7, 2007
/ Print / Reprints /
/ Text Size+

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced that its Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization will host its 8th Annual Small Business Conference, Exposition & Matchmaking Forum, June 26-28, 2007, at the Washington Hilton Hotel in Washington, D.C. The Matchmaking Forum will provide over $1 billion in potential subcontracting opportunities in fiscal year 2007 through scheduled one-on-one meetings with procurement representatives from DOE’s prime contractors.

According to the DOE, it is the second largest civilian purchaser, procuring over $23 billion in goods and services annually. DOE’s Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization will lead the department’s national outreach effort as outlined in President Bush’s Small Business Agenda. The conference will provide information and programs available to assist small businesses, small and disadvantaged businesses, women-owned, 8(A), HUBZone, veteran-owned, and service-disabled veteran-owned businesses, to engage in DOE contracting opportunities.

This year’s conference is co-sponsored by The Veterans Corp., charged with creating and enhancing entrepreneurial business opportunities for veterans, including those who are service-disabled. The Veterans Corp. is a 501(c) (3) organization.

To register for the conference, visit www.smallbusiness-outreach.doe.gov or call 888-246-2460.

Publication date: 06/04/2007

Did you enjoy this article? Click here to subscribe to The NEWS Magazine

You must login or register in order to post a comment.



Image Galleries

2014 MCAA Annual Convention

Scenes from the 2014 MCAA Annual Convention in Scottsdale, Ariz.


Kyle Gargaro, editor-in-chief of The NEWS, hosted the 2014 ACCA CEO Forum. At the event, six well-known, highly respected company executives, Gary Michel, Ingersoll Rand/Trane; Chris Nelson, Carrier Corp.; Chris Peel, Rheem Mfg. Co.; Rod Rushing, Johnson Controls; Brent Schroeder, Emerson Climate Technologies; and Doug Young, Lennox; provided individual industry outlooks and fielded questions directly from attending contractors. Listen to the entire event on the NEWSMakers podcast. Posted on April 14.

More Podcasts



NEWS 04-14-14 cover

2014 April 14

Check out the weekly edition of The NEWS today!

Table Of Contents Subscribe


Which statement on service calls best applies to your business?
View Results Poll Archive


2014 National Plumbing & HVAC Estimator

Every plumbing and HVAC estimator can use the cost estimates in this practical manual!

More Products

Clear Seas Research


Clear Seas ResearchWith access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications, Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.


Magazine image
Register today for complete access to ACHRNews.com. Get full access to the latest features, Extra Edition, and more.


facebook icontwitter iconyoutube iconLinkedIn i con