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Fortis Construction to announce your projects or training opportunities. And, if you are a subcontractor, come to hear the information and give your feedback and Network.
Fortis Construction 1705 S W Taylor Suite 200
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Are you interested in working with public agencies and would like more information about where to start? Come learn about how to find and win government contracts, meet project managers and learn about MWESB Certification.
Tuesday, Nov. 15th
MWESB (Minority, Women & Emerging Small Business) and Service Disabled Veteran Certification: Certification opens the door to significant contracting opportunities. Public agencies, like Metro and City of Beaverton friends, have targets for contracting with certified firms, and becoming certified will help make your business more visible. More certification info here.
Real Awards: Metro aspires to award a small contract to a business that attends and becomes certified. Don’t miss your chance. Come and learn about the doors that certification can open for you!
For more info, contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Event Spanish-Friendly; All Are Welcome!
$127,518 – $184,894 annually
To apply: visit www.pdc.us for the complete job announcement and a link to our online hiring center. PDC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Please note: this recruitment closes on November 6, 2016. In addition, applicants must submit a cover letter and resume to be considered.
Complete details: www.pdc.us
Here are the Bids Pending Report 10-31-16
TriMet is requesting Statements of Qualifications for Design Services for Powell Bus Garage Renovation Project, number RC170044JB. This solicitation is for personal services for the design, permitting, and design services needed during the construction of this Project. The Project offers multiple areas for DBE subcontractors. A pre-bid conference will be held at the Monday, October 24, 2016, 3:30pm, TriMet Harrison Square office, 1800 SW First Avenue, Suite 300, Portland, OR 97201. Interested prime contractors and subcontractors are encouraged to attend the pre-bid conference to engage with the project manager and other TriMet staff.
Entrepreneur Bootcamp Scholarship
We are thrilled to announce a second class for the TiE-XL Entrepreneur Bootcamp, an intensive course for entrepreneurs. Classes will take place Monday and Wednesday evenings starting November 7 and ending December 12, with a break the Wednesday before Thanksgiving (November 23). Learn more about scholarship participants from the first class.
PDC offers scholarships to women, people of color and other underrepresented founders to participate in the course. To apply for the scholarship, fill out the application form, and a representative from TiE Oregon or PDC will get back to you. Contact us soon to reserve your spot!
To learn more about programs and resources in Portland’s entrepreneurial ecosystem, reach out to Stephanie Duncker, the Startup PDX Challenge program manager.
Oregon Native American Chamber
4445 SW Barbur Blvd, STE. 102
Portland, OR 97239