ATLANTA, GA – 31 Jul, 2017 – The 8(a) Business Development Program is an SBA program designed to aid small disadvantaged businesses grow in government contracting. The 8(a) Program is used to assist socially and economically disadvantaged entrepreneurs gain access to millions of dollars’ worth of contract opportunities.
Back by popular demand, the Government Contractors Association (GCA) is hosting its 3rd annual 8(a) Panel. This 8(a) Panel Discussion will take place at 3190 NE Expressway Atlanta, GA 30341 on Tuesday, August 8th at 6:00 PM.
Join us as we talk with participants in this program and learn first-hand about their successes, challenges and best practices that attendees can apply to their own business. Our moderator will also be discussing the SBA’s Mentor-Protégé Program and how small businesses can benefit from participation in a Mentor-Protégé Agreement.
Our distinguished panel includes:
- Karen Lawton, CEO of SJ Technologies
- Gavin Ireland, CEO of Georgia Green Energy Services LLC
- Tasha Reid, President/CEO of Visionary Construction Inc
- Roger House, President/CEO of Axiom Corporation
Prior to the meeting, GCA will be celebrating the grand opening of its first co-working space, Origin with the DeKalb County Chamber of Commerce, Chamblee Mayor Eric Clarkson and State Senator Elena Parent.
To register for the 8(a) Panel and other GCA events visit https://8apanelmentorprotege.eventbrite.com
Video Link: https://youtu.be/FrCXIaiuInU
Company Name: Government Contractors Association
Contact Person: Myra Cisse
Country: United States