State of Maryland minority business utilization study
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Published by State of Maryland in [Annapolis, Md .
Written in English


  • Minority business enterprises -- Government policy -- Maryland.

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StatementCoopers & Lybrand, Ad Jackson Consultants, Inc.
ContributionsCoopers & Lybrand., Ad Jackson Consultants.
LC ClassificationsHD2346.U52 M377 1990
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. in 1 ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1668022M
LC Control Number91620622

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The State of Maryland’s Minority Business Enterprise Program is nationally known and recognized. The program is designed to encourage the growth of small, minority and veteran-owned businesses, and to enhance their participation on state contracts. The Maryland Department of Health MBE Director has the role of making the program successful.   MBE Program. Established in , Maryland's Minority Business Enterprise Program is the oldest in the country. The MBE program was established to ensure that small, minority- and women-owned firms had the opportunity to participate fully and fairly in the State. The statewide MBE goal is 29%. Overview In , Maryland's General Assembly enacted legislation creating the Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) Program to ensure that socially- and economically-disadvantaged small business owners are included in the State’s procurement and contracting opportunities. MINORITY BUSINESS ENTERPRISE PROCEDURES FOR STATE FUNDED PUBLIC SCHOOL CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS. BACKGROUND. In , the Maryland General Assembly passed legislation, which was signed into law to establish the State’s Minority Business Enterprise Program.

Find Funding for Small, Minority & Women-Owned Businesses. Maryland offers a variety of programs to support small, minority and women-owned businesses. Here are some of those programs: Small, Minority and Women-Owned Business – Video Lottery Terminal Fund: Targeted to help these business owners in the areas surrounding Maryland’s six casinos. The Maryland Department of Transportation (MDOT) directory of certified firms is intended to be used as a guide for identifying certified Minority (MBE)/Disadvantaged (DBE)/Small Business Enterprise (SBE) firms and Airport Concession Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (ACDBE) firms to utilize on State and/or USDOT assisted contracts. Minority Business Enterprise Initiative The Maryland Port Administration's (MPA) Office of Fair Practices (OFP) manages the MPA's Minority/ Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program (MBE/DBE). One of the goals of this initiative is to maximize the participation of small and minority business enterprises on all MPA contracts. Business Disparities in the Maryland authored books, papers, and numerous research studies on the subject, and has been repeatedly qualified to testify on these and other issues as an expert in state The State of Maryland’s Minority Business Enterprise Program: Overview and.

We are a minority business enterprise. We serve a diverse population of 27, children and adults throughout the State of Maryland; primarily in Baltimore City, Baltimore County, and Anne Arundel County. Throughout our history of service, we have been consistently recognized by the State of Maryland as one of. business with the State. Invitations will also be sent to area business and trade are conducting a Disparity Study for Maryland’s Minority usiness Enterprise (ME) Program for contracting and procurement. statistical evidence of disparities between ME availability and utilization on State contracts and subcontracts, and within the. Local Veterans Business Outreach Center Program is designed to provide entrepreneurial development services such as business training, counseling and resource partner referrals to transitioning service members, veterans, National Guard & Reserve members and military spouses interested in starting or growing a small business. One of DoIT's main points of emphasis as an agency is strong MBE participation in State contracts. In conjunction with the Governor’s Office of Small, Minority & Women Business Affairs (GOSBA) and the efforts of other Maryland agencies, DoIT helps assure that State agencies work towards fulfilling the State's MBE participation goals.