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Acquisition hour: The New Small Mentor Protégé Program – The SBA Perspective

April 19, 2017  
Start Date April 19, 2017
End Date April 19, 2017
Time 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Facility Webinar
Contact Info Benjamin Blanc
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The NEW SMALL BUSINESS MENTOR PROTÉGÉ PROGRAM is designed to enhance the capabilities of protégé firms by providing business development assistance and improving the protégé firms’ ability to successfully compete for federal contracts.  Participation in this program is open to all types of SMALL BUSINESS including HUBZone, Woman Owned Small Business, Service Disabled Veteran Owned Business and Small Business.

The new rules went into effect August 24, 2016, and the SBA began accepting applications on October 1 2016.

This rule has been referred to by many in the Federal market as a “game changer”.

Join us to learn more about this program and how it could benefit your Federal market business strategy.

Speaker: Shane Mahaffy, Lead Business Opportunity Specialist, U.S. Small Business Administration

Join the Wisconsin Procurement Institute and guest speakers for the WPI ACQUISITION HOUR – a series of lunchtime FREE LIVE WEBINARS on a variety of Federal government contracting topics!  You will need to register to have access and be able to interact with the guest speaker– the web link will be sent to you after registering for the WEBINAR.  The schedule will be updated as speakers commit to participate.  If you have any topics that are of interest to you – please send them to

Please note: registrations for the Acquisition Hour Webinars are limited to 25 registrants. Due to the limited space available, if you unavailable to attend the webinar, please contact Benjamin Blanc as soon as possible.

We require that you enter the name that you registered with for this webinar to be entered when logging into the GoToMeeting Webinar application.  Only registered attendees will have access to this webinar.

This webinar is eligible for 1 CPE credit.

To view a schedule of all upcoming webinars CLICK HERE.


National Contract Management Association – WI Chapter

US Small Business Administration (SBA)

Wisconsin Procurement Institute (WPI)