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Joint Venturing - It's Not Just for Big Businesses

03-Jun-2019 to 18-Jun-2019

Have you ever considered bidding a job but passed it up because it w as too big or you didn't have enough resources? Forming a Joint Venture (JV) could be the answer! It may seem intimidating for a small business but it's an excellent tactic to quickly build capacity and grow your business. The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has a program to support JVs and DBE certified firms can successfully JV and count toward DBE goals as long as they know the rules. 

Join Connect2DOT for a FREE workshop on June 11th led by with a group of industry experts who will take the mystery out joint venturing and show you how small businesses can benefit in a big way. Come learn from the experts including: 

  • Colorado SBDC - Gain an understanding of how JVs w ork and how they can benefit a small business from Laurie Jones, East CO SBDC consultant w ho has w ritten a book on Joint Venturing. 
  • PilieroMazza - Understand how to legally enter into a JV and set up your partnership with clear roles and responsibilities from Peter Ford, Attorney at PilieroMazza. 
  • CDOT - Learn the requirements for DBEJVs and counting tow ard goals from Jun Arcilla, CDOT's Certification Manager. 
  • SBA - Find out how JVs work for federal contracting and the advantages for large and small businesses from Carolyn Terrell, SBA Lead Business Opportunity Specialist. 
One-of-a Kind Workshop
 June 11, 2019 
9am - 12pm 
Denver Metro Small Business Development Center 
1445 Market St., Denver CO 80202