Trade fair offers small and minority businesses chance to expand opportunities

May 4, 2017

COLUMBIA, S.C. — The South Carolina Office of Small and Minority Business Contracting and Certification (SMBCC) and the Division of Procurement Services of the South Carolina Fiscal Accountability Authority invite owners of small and minority businesses to the Annual Small and Minority Business Contracting and Certification Forum.

The event, happening Wednesday, May 24, 2017 from 8:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m. at the Medallion Conference Center, 7309 Garners Ferry Rd., Columbia, provides a perfect opportunity for small and minority business owners to learn more about doing business with the State of South Carolina.

The forum offers professional development sessions, trade show booths for vendors to showcase goods and services, and one-on-one networking opportunities with State and local procurement officials.

Registration is open to certified small and minority-owned businesses and those businesses owners interested in becoming certified. Visit Eventbrite to learn more about the event. Vendors can set up exhibits starting at 7 a.m. the day of the event.

SMBCC, formally known as the OSMBA, works to promote the interest of small and minority businesses as a part of the free enterprise system; thereby, enhancing economic growth and development in South Carolina.

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