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CMAA Oregon Chapter Events
When: Thursday, May 23, 2019
Time: 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Where: Lucky Labrador Tap Room
1700 N Killingsworth Street
Portland, Oregon 97217
Amber Ontiveros, owner of Ontiveros and Associates and national expert in DBE regulations and program implementation, will discuss local and national best practices for creating effective Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) programs. Amber will discuss the components of a successful DBE program and how alternative delivery methods have been used by multiple jurisdictions to create effective DBE programs. Participants will hear about effective supportive services provided to DBEs both pre and post-award. Amber will also discuss the roles the owner, prime contractor and DBE firm play in contributing to a business’s short and long-term success. Amber brings a unique perspective, having been a federal regulator, former agency implementer, and a DBE.
Doors open at 5:30pm. Presentation starts at 6:00pm. Ticket price includes all you can eat pizza and salad.