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Webinar: Doing Business with CDOT

Date: February 16, 2021
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Cost: Free
Location: Online

Register Today!  Registration provided by the Denver Metro SBDC. You will receive a link to join prior to the session.

Looking to land a contract with the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT)? This webinar is an introduction for firms just getting started and wanting to learn how to do business with CDOT. You'll find out what they buy, how they put out solicitations for goods and services and where to find contract opportunities. It includes a discussion about CDOT's small business programs (DBE and ESB certification) and how they can help you become more competitive in bidding and teaming on CDOT projects.

How You Will Benefit:

  • Get an inside look at how CDOT operates and what they buy
  • Learn the different contracting methods CDOT uses and how you can participate
  • Discover where to find contracting opportunities that fit your business
  • Develop a strategy for becoming a CDOT contractor, consultant or supplier
Suggested Audience: 

Small businesses who provide goods and services that can be used by CDOT for operations, highway/bridge design or construction, and maintenance.


     Cathy Kramer is the Statewide Program Manager for CDOT's Connect2DOT and owner of Caddis LLC, a DBE-certified business and marketing consulting firm specializing in small business program development and support services for companies in the transportation industry. She has been a consultant to CDOT for 15 years providing technical assistance to DBE/ESB firms and supporting the development and outreach of CDOT’s DBE/ESB Programs. She is an expert in small and disadvantaged certification rules and regulations.