The National Association of Minority Contractors is a national non-profit trade association established in 1969 to serve the advocacy, training and business development needs of the over 5000 minority contractors in America. The Southern California Chapter, established in 1995 to address local issues and opportunities, is one of 18 affiliates across the United States.
SHARE YOUR OUTREACH EVENTS
Are you a GC or a public agency that have outreach events or bid solicitation you want to share with our MBE/ DBE/ SBE/ WBE community?
Analysis of Public Works Opportunities with California State DepTs.
What Impedes the State of California’s Ability to Achieve Maximum Small Business Participation in Construction Service Categories?
NEW SMALL BUSINESS CERTIFICATION FOR PUBLIC WORKS
Effective January 1, 2019, the Office of Small Business and DVBE Services (OSDS), will administer the new Small Business for the purpose of Public Works (SB-PW) certification.
EARTHQUAKE BRACE + BOLT
Contractors eager to grow their business and receive free specialized training can participate in Earthquake Brace + Bolt (EBB), a California program offering homeowners up to $3,000 toward a code-compliant seismic retrofit.
Whether you're new to the construction industry or have been working in it for decades, you've probably realized that getting a surety bond can be confusing.
STEP UP. SHOW UP. PARTICIPATE
ARE YOU READY FOR PRIME-TIME?
Winning a contract can be very rewarding. However the path to completion is complex. Whether you are a start-up of have had your fair share of contracting, what’s next for you in the next 3-5 years? Are you ready for PRIME-Time?
NAMC SC is revitalizing the game plan of contractor-members with the Prime Incubator Program Series. This is a safe resource for all MBE’s and other disadvantaged businesses to advance through peer-to-peer learning. Major Corporate Partners, guest contractors and professional subject matter experts are aligned with NAMC SC to support #contractready minority businesses. This round table meetings allow for your voices to be heard.
Requirements: Come with the attitude to share what you know and the spirit of helping others like you.
DEEPER DIVE TOPICS:
Back Office Support: The Business Behind the Bid
Business Literacy: Capital, Business Systems & Payments
The Bid - What You Don’t Know
Safety and Quality Control - Safety Is a Team Sport
Executing the Contract - What to Know Before You Sign
Liens, Claims & Stop Notices - Avoiding the Money Pt
Mediation & Litigation - Keeping your Sanity
Teaming Agreements - Creating the Winning Team
Scalability - Bigger is Better