If you are a woman proprietor looking to sell to the federal government, you may be eligible for the Woman Owned Small Business certification. Thomas Scheu of the SBA Fresno office will describe the program and go over the steps to apply for the certification. Thomas also administers the 8a , HUB zone (historically underutilized zones and Service Disabled programs and can answer your general questions about these programs.
Presenter: Thomas Scheu, Business Opportunity Specialist, SBA District Office, Fresno
Thomas Scheu is the Business Opportunity Specialist with the Small Business Administration Fresno District Office. In this role, he oversees the 8(a) Business Development Program for Economically and Socially Disadvantaged small business owners in the 15 county CA Central Valley. Additionally, Tom helps any small business owner learn about the Small Business Administration’s tools and resources to serve small businesses.