Small Biz Owners Can Learn To Bid For Business With City Of Durham

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    What:              “How to Bid Projects and Complete Requests for Proposals/Qualifications with the City of Durham” – Seminar #1 in the FY13-14

    Workshop Series for Small Businesses

    Who:               City of Durham Equal Opportunity & Equity Assurance Department

    When:             Thursday, August 29, 2013, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

     Where:            City Hall Council Chambers

    101 City Hall Plaza, 1st Floor

    Durham, N.C. 27701

    Fast Facts:

    ·         To better enable small businesses to successfully win City of Durham projects, this seminar will cover the full spectrum of bid, RFP/RFQ activities, including bid/RFP/RFQ announcements, pre-bid/proposal activities, bid/proposal opening and flow of activities from contractor selection to City Council and City Manager approval, pre-construction activities, and contractor responsibilities.

    ·         The seminar will be conducted by Assistant Director Jina Propst, Senior Project Manager John Paces-Wiles, and Senior Project Manager Henri Prosperi with the City’s General Services Department.

    ·         This free seminar is open to all small business owners and entrepreneurs from Durham as well as surrounding communities. This seminar series was developed by the City’s Equal Opportunity & Equity Assurance Department to provide technical assistance services to local, small businesses for this fiscal year. This is the first seminar in the fiscal year 2013-2014 series.

    ·         Participants are asked to pre-register by visiting or by contacting Senior Equal Opportunity/Equity Assurance Specialist Vincent Wingate by email at or by calling (919) 560-4180, extension 17241.

    ·         For more information on the FY 13-14 Workshop Series for Small Businesses, visit


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